The Leaflet

Happy Pollinators 101

Although Pollinator week is winding to a close, it’s important that we do what we can and support our busy bees and bountiful butterflies year-round. With the summer season comes …

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Jun. 27 2022

Welcome to the Casey Trees Team: Christina Hester

As seasons change and foliage grows, so does our team at Casey Trees! We are so excited to introduce our new Multimedia Communications Associate, Christina Hester. As well as taking …

Jun. 27 2022

Stay ‘Cool’ This Independence Day

With a city full of history and happenings, there’s no shortage of things to do and see when spending Independence Day in the District. Whether you’re a DC local, or …

Jun. 21 2022

Learning & Service Week at Anacostia High School

We were thrilled to work together with Canopy Award Honoree, Jeria Carter and her students at Anacostia High School this past week. Over the course of the week, we had …

Jun. 21 2022

The Urban Tree Summit is Back

Our world has changed, and our annual Summit has changed with it. Starting last year, the Urban Tree Summit has taken a new shape: what was once a one-day traditional …

Jun. 21 2022

Celebrating The Next Generation

This past week we attended the After-School All-Star Watershed Showcase. Students from Johnson MS and Leckie EC celebrated the conclusion of a six-month project on environmental justice, the importance of …

Jun. 6 2022

That’s A Wrap and A Record

Here at Casey Trees, we have a different “New Year”, we look at the year in terms of a fall and spring seasons. So, so we wrap on another spring …

Jun. 13 2022

Advocacy Update

It’s been a big season for advocacy work here at Casey Trees, and we are very excited to let you know that we’ve scored some big wins! First, this week …

Jun. 13 2022

Nature Based Ways to Mark Juneteenth

It’s Juneteenth next Monday – the oldest nationally observed commemoration of the end of slavery in the nation! Marking the date that the last enslaved people learned of their freedom, …

Jun. 6 2022

Anacostia Watershed Society & Casey Trees River Boat Tour

Join us and the Anacostia Watershed Society for a boat tour on the Anacostia River to explore the ecological and historical changes that have occurred in the river and in …

Jun. 6 2022

June is Conservation Month

At Casey Trees many things can fall under “conservation,” in fact, our mission to restore, enhance, and protect is very much in line with Conservation Month’s philosophies of maintaining and …

Jun. 6 2022

Let’s Hear It for the Boys

Father’s Day is coming right up (June 19, officially). Whether you are celebrating grandpa, dad, daddy, or zaddy we have got you covered for call father figures in your life.   …