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Tree Friendly Community

Delaware’s “Tree-Friendly Community Program” honors communities and homeowner associations committed to protecting and enhancing our state’s urban forest resources.

A community can qualify for the honor by accomplishing three (3) of the following:

  1. perform an annual ceremony to promote community forests
  2. complete a tree project that enhances existing urban forests
  3. develop a community forestry management plan
  4. adopt a community tree ordinance that protects trees
  5. form a tree commission or tree board that serves as the guiding body for tree-related decisions
  6. have a tree budget of $1 per residential household.

    Click here to download a  Tree Friendly Application now.
    For more information, contact Kesha Braunskill at

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