San Francisco Department of the Environment

City Trees

The Urban Forestry program promotes a healthy, sustainable urban forest by implementing the Urban Forestry Council Ordinance, promoting education and outreach programs, providing information on tree management, and developing innovative funding strategies for urban forestry.

Recommended Tree Lists
Tree Pruning Guidelines
Urban Forest Report

Urban Forestry Council
Landmark Trees

Related Content
Nature and Biodiversity
Protect Our Local Pollinators
San Francisco Carbon Fund
Climate Action in San Francisco
Climate Action:  ROOTS
Climate Change

Additional Resources
Urban Forest Master Plan (Planning Department)
EveryTreeSF (Planning Department)
Street Trees: Permits and Palettes (Public Works)
StreetTreeSF (Public Works)
Neighborhood Tree Planting (Friends of the Urban Forest)
San Francisco Trees (Mike Sullivan, Author of Trees of San Francisco)
CalFire - Urban Forestry
Urban Forestry in Oakland

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