A large, healthy tree canopy means...
- Energy Savings
- Clean Water
Tree Planting Programs for Residents, HOAs, Schools,
Since 2014, the City has offered tree rebates for residents looking to purchase native trees. They are available from fall to spring.
$50 and $100 City of Bowie Tree Rebates
Also, the State of Maryland offers a coupon that is worth $25 off the purchase of one tree with a retail value of
$50 or more at all participating Maryland retail nurseries and garden centers. The discount is taken at the
register at the time of the sale.
$25 Tree Coupon for Maryland Residents
Prince George's County wants to help your community "turn green" with trees! Through the Tree ReLEAFGrant Program, the County provides funds to community groups for planting native trees and shrubs in public or private common areas.
Small community based projects are eligible to receive up to $5,000 per project. Examples of projects that have received include tree plantings in parks and on playgrounds, memorial and street tree plantings, and reforestation projects along streams.
The County's Department of the Environment is working to increase the number of native trees and shrubs
planted in the county. Arbor Day Every Day provides free trees for schools to plant and maintain on school
grounds. This program educates students on the everyday importance of native trees,empowers them to
enhance their community and provides funds for planting projects.
The Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay is partnering with the Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake to encouragehouses of worship to plant trees on their property. This ambitious program offers houses of worship the following:
- Educational workshops on the importance of tree planting in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
- Hands-on training for tree planting and maintenance
- Crew leaders to guide the houses of worship volunteers on the planting day
- And, of course, FREE trees!
Trees for Sacred Places