Trees New York’s mission is to plant, preserve, protect and care for New York’s trees through education and action. They active in all five boroughs of New York City and the surrounding region. Alliance for Community Trees (ACT) Member.
The Metro Forest Council (MFC) is a not-for-profit organization providing leadership for protection, research, restoration and management of forested ecosystems in the metropolitan New York region. The Council brings together a diverse group of professionals and individuals working to bring about scientifically based management, education and planning of our region’s forested lands.
The New York Restoration Project (NYRP), a unique non-profit founded by Bette Midler, cleans, restores, and revitalizes neglected parks, community gardens, and open space in New York City, primarily in low-income neighborhoods. NYRP crews work in city parks seven days a week, removing garbage and debris, planting trees, shrubs, and bulbs, repairing benches, and removing invasive vegetation.