Tree Ambassadors are volunteers who help nurture Seattle’s trees with the goal of caring for and growing the urban forest. Interested volunteers can choose from two options: Ambassadors can volunteer to conduct tree walks or for landscape renewal, planning and organizing small-scale landscape projects and work parties in residential areas. Volunteers for landscape renewal are taught basic landscaping and site design skill, how to remove invasive species, proper mulching and community organizing.
Tree ambassador training will take place on Saturday, March 21 from 9 a.m. –1 p.m. in the Central District; and Saturday, April 4 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. in Ballard). Landscape renewal training will take place on Saturday, March 21 from 9 am – 1pm in the Central District; and Saturday, April 25 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. in Beacon Hill).
Apply to become a Tree Ambassador today! Contact Seattle reLeaf with questions at TreeAmbassador@Seattle.gov or 206-615-1668. For more information, go to http://atyourservice.seattle.gov/2015/02/27/calling-all-tree-lovers/#sthash.eM20Fmve.dpuf.