Native Desert Habitat Restoration:

            Planting and watering native trees and ground cover throughout Pima County. Over 300 trees planted so far in Marana and Tucson AZ. 200 trees planted in partnership, and over 100 trees planted independently.  Future projects to include the use of Groasis watering apparatus. Urban and populous transition areas native tree planting, watering, and education for water conservation and energy conservation techniques. Propagation of native trees at various vacant properties within Pima County. Water wagons to be utilized at time of planting, and partnership organizations utilized to maintain vitality of trees and to ensure establishment and long term success of habitat restoration.

Family Gardens/Therapy Centers:
  • Free urban plots for any individual or family
  • Handicap accessible 
  • Animal husbandry
  • Workshops for “green” living and sustainable urban food production
  • Festivals/cultural events for “green” awareness
  • Special needs training and activities
  • Horticultural therapy
  • Cheese making
  • Community building
  • “Green” themed movie nights
  • Beekeeping
  • Pottery and Olla workshops
  • Children gardens
  • Other workshops/events aligned with mission (ie art, organic growing methods, native edibles)

Park/Wash Clean-ups:   EVERY SATURDAY @ 8am! Contact Gabriel for more information on how to volunteer for clean-ups :)
                           Gabriel's email:  -------  Click HERE for a map of Park/Wash clean up sites. 

Horticultural/Animal Therapy:
  • TREES PLEASE community garden in Barrio Hollywood is prepping for therapeutic services.
  • Wild Hearts Rescue Ranch is a rescue, rehab and sanctuary for equine and livestock, with a focus on extreme medical, surgical, and behavioral needs. TREES PLEASE will be adding one core aspect to the mission of WHRR; animal and art therapy for the at-risk individuals residing in Pima County.

Neighborhood Art Installations

Green Awareness &Neigborhood Pride 

Community Workshops: 

  Pottery , Ollas , Rain Jars , Painting, Cheesemaking, Gardening


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