Everyone benefits from a healthy tree canopy. Trees clean the air we breathe, increase home values, keep us cool, reduce our stress levels—and so much more. We invite you to use these resources to learn how you can take action to protect D.C.’s trees.


Use these resources to help stand up for trees in your neighborhood and across the city.

Parks and Open Space

Knowing who owns and maintains the city's parks will help you advocate for trees on D.C.’s 7,600 acres of green space.

Protecting Special Trees

Strengthening the Urban Forest Preservation Act of 2002 would help protect more trees with significant canopies.