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Interested in volunteering with Root for Trees?

Registration for 2020 planting shifts will open on March 6, 2020 at 9am on VolunteerMark.

These self-guided volunteer shifts are designed for small groups of 2-9 people. Plant when it is convenient for you!

We provide:

  • Up to 100 native seedlings
  • Up to 9 shovels and pairs of gloves
  • A container to transport materials
  • A pamphlet outlining safety practices and planting techniques and standards
  • Other safety related materials

Materials are to be picked up from our office, where one of our staff will go through a safety talk and planting demonstration with you. Materials are to be returned within one week of your scheduled planting shift.

General Planting Quadrant Map

When booking a volunteer planting shift, select your preferred planting location by quadrant from the planting quadrant map. The specific planting location, within your preferred quadrant, will be confirmed by Root for Trees.

What You Do

You and your group plant and water all of the seedlings provided, in the designated area. Register the seedlings and the location on yegTreeMap

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For More Information

311 Contact Centre

Online Contact 311 Online

In Edmonton: 311
Outside Edmonton: 780-442-5311

TTY 780-944-5555

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