Colorado State Forest Service
Urban and Community Forestry
Project Title: Tree City USA Book
Project Emphasis: Program Awareness
Project Location: Statewide
CSFS District: All
In 2006, the Colorado State Forest Service Community
Forestry Division published the third annual booklet
recognizing the accomplishments of Tree City USA
communities located throughout Colorado. Ninety-three
communities were certified in 2005 as qualifying for Tree
City USA this represents over 75% of Colorado’s
population. Benefits of being a Tree City USA are many.
It promotes healthy community development, generates
awareness on the economic, social, and environmental
benefited from their involvement in the program.
The booklets were sent to the ninety-three
Tree City communities, made available to
each legislator at the State Capitol, and sent to
Colorado State Forest Service District offices
around the state.