There is so much to learn as you embark on your journey to transform your yard back into a forest! Here are some first steps you can take to get you started. Also, keep an eye on our Events Page, and come learn with us!

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Monitor and Improve Soil Health

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Rainwater Management Practices

A red bucket filled with rainwater, a cardboard box of kelp meal, a steel shovel with a red and black handle, and a red wagon full of water and leaves surround a small sapling with a blue identification tag that sits in a freshly dug hole that will become its permanent home.

Explore Nature-Friendly Planting Methods

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How to use Groundcover to replace your lawn

Miriam Murphy wears a bright red winter coat and warm black hat as she uses a tape measure to determine the circumference of a tree during the tree inventory.

Tree Inventory Methods

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