Santa Fe Municipal Tree Board

A word from: Santa Fe Municipal Tree Board

The mission of the Municipal Tree Board is to advocate for the health and proper care of the Urban Forest and to provide education to the public regarding the importance and benefits of the Urban Forest.

Learn about the benefits and threats to urban forests below.

For more information please visit the Municipal Tree Board webpage.

Benefits of the Urban Forest:

Carbon Sequestration
Air Quality
Soil Quality
Storm Water Retention
Energy Savings
Wildlife Habitat
Social Cohesion
Cultural Revitalization

Threats to the Urban Forest:

Climate Change
Invasive Species
Insect Pests
Decline of Aging Trees