Shade Tree Information

Emma Hanigan
State Urban Forester
515-249-1732
Emma.Hanigan@dnr.iowa.gov

Street Trees

 

Grant Opportunities 

Trees for Kids/Trees for Teens 

This grant is designed to provide hands-on learning opportunities and to connect youth with nature through tree planting on school grounds and other public areas.  Funding is for $1,000 – 5,000 per project and can be used to purchase trees and mulch.  Grants are awarded each spring and fall.  The most current grant application and instructions are below:

Trees For Kids Grant Application

Trees For Kids Grant Application

Trees For Kids Grant Application Instructions

Trees For Kids Nursery Notification letter and specifications

Trees For Kids Earth Month Celebration

For more information please contact Laura Wagner, Trees For Kids program coordinator, at (515) 725-8456 or Laura.Wagner@dnr.iowa.gov

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Trees Forever and partners

Keep Iowa Beautiful

MidAmerican Energy, Trees Please  

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