Our Mission: Growing a healthy urban forest that provides a minimum of 30 percent tree canopy coverage and the maximum social, economic, and environmental benefits to the region.
News & Events
A Super Tree Giveaway
Plant a tree, save the planet! Million Trees Miami is giving away 1,000 free trees Saturday, Oct. 6 at Tropical Estates Park. The event will be from 9 a.m. to noon. You can receive an extra tree if you come dressed in your favorite superhero costume.
Arbor condo partners with Million Trees Miami
Arbor, the leafy, 52-residence boutique condominium rising on Oak Avenue in the heart of Coconut Grove, has announced an official partnership with Miami-Dade County's Million Trees Miami Campaign, a community-wide effort to plant one million trees by 2020 in order to achieve a 30 percent tree canopy, which is the national standard for a healthy urban environment.
Miami Tree Week
Miami Tree Week recognizes the importance of trees for Miami-Dade County, and highlights American Forests' great local sponsors and partnerships. The week takes direct action to help out tree canopy recover from Hurricane Irma through tree plantings and allows for a rich conversation on how we can grow a resilient community together.
Tree planting at Tamiami Park
Watch this video to learn about the planting of 100 gumbo limbos and paradise trees at Tamiami Park.
Arbor Day Foundation, in partnership with Neat Streets Miami, launches Hurricane Tree Recovery Program
The Arbor Day Foundation in partnership with Neat Streets Miami, the Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation, and Open Spaces Department, FedEx and Verizon gifted trees to area residents affected by Hurricane Irma. The distribution event occured during Florida’s Arbor Day weekend on Saturday, January 20, 2018, at the North Park Trail.
Urban Tree Canopy Assessment released
This assessment focuses on the environmental and socioeconomic impacts from the urban tree canopy (UTC) within the Urban Development Boundary of Miami-Dade County. Also, check out the Miami-Dade Urban Tree Canopy Map.
Amelia Earhart Park in Hialeah gets 20 mahogany and oak trees planted in joint effort
For the second year in a row, Bacardi, Million Trees Miami and American Forests joined forces to plant trees in Miami-Dade County at as part of American Forests' Community ReLeaf program to help beautify and restore urban neighborhoods.
Street Trees Matching grant announcement
In an attempt to reach the Million Trees Miami goal of 1 million trees planted by 2020 and a 30 percent tree canopy, Neat Streets Miami today announced a 2016 $100,000 matching grant program to engage municipalities, non-profits and organizations in planting native or Florida-friendly trees on Miami-Dade's corridors and gateways.
Read more about Neat Streets Miami.
Five hundred seedlings planted in an endangered Pine Rockland area
Million Trees Miami makes the planting of 500 seedlings in Miami possible with Florida Power & Light's (FPL) contribution of $5,000, and dozens of FPL employees who donated their time and effort to plant the seedlings.
Help create a healthier, more livable community. Plant a tree!
Million Trees Miami Campaign aims to raise Miami-Dade's tree canopy from 14 percent to 30 percent by planting one million trees by 2020. To reach that goal, everyone needs to participate!
Partnered with the Miami-Dade Parks Foundation
Million Trees Miami has partnered with the Miami-Dade Parks Foundation, a nonprofit organization that aims to preserve parks and green space, to offer online donations.
Your donation will fund the purchase and maintenance of trees for Million Trees Miami and directly benefit operational and outreach activities. With your support, we can build and maintain a healthy, thriving regional urban canopy and plant a legacy for future generations.
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