Support BEC

Donate
Help The World
Click Here

Stay Informed

Connect

Upcoming Events

30
Sep

Come out to Upper Bidwell Park and help us water oak seedlings!

 

 

20
Oct

Join us in celebrating our birthday with music, a gourmet sustainable and local inspired dinner, and a silent auction!

Top-Rated Nonprofit!

You are here

Chico’s new urban forester plants ideas

Highlights and Sticky Notes:From an acorn-planting program to a new fee, urban forest manager Richie Bamlet is moving forward with ideas on how to help Chico’s urban forest, which has suffered because of its age and lack of replacement trees, not to mention the city’s budget issues.For several years, the Butte Environmental Council has been conducting a oak regeneration program in upper Bidwell Park, he noted.Tags: no_tagby: ndcarter