Each April, Rivergrove celebrates Arbor Day.

In honor of Arbor Day 2017, the City gave out free native tree seedlings to residents: bitter cherry, cascara, Oregon white oak, and western red cedar. See if you can spot them planted around the City.

Seth Menser, Land Stewardship Supervisor for Portland Parks, spoke at the Arbor Month Celebration and City Council Meeting on April 10, 2017. Menser gave a fascinating presentation about his work and travels as a horticulture supervisor .

Seth Menser, Land Stewardship Supervisor for Portland Parks, spoke at the Arbor Month Celebration and City Council Meeting on April 10, 2017. Menser gave a fascinating presentation about his work and travels as a horticulture supervisor .

 
Residents Gather in Heritage Park for the annual Arbor Month Celebration and to mark Rivergrove's second year as a Tree City USA.

Residents Gather in Heritage Park for the annual Arbor Month Celebration and to mark Rivergrove's second year as a Tree City USA.

City Arborist Brian French congratulates Mayor Heather Kibbey on receiving the distinction of a Tree City USA for the second year in a row.

City Arborist Brian French congratulates Mayor Heather Kibbey on receiving the distinction of a Tree City USA for the second year in a row.

Nathan and Elio Spaccarelli prepare to plant trees.

Nathan and Elio Spaccarelli prepare to plant trees.

A young resident helps to plant a cascara tree donated by the Kim family.

A young resident helps to plant a cascara tree donated by the Kim family.

Julie Dausman and her children help ward off invasive reed canary grass by planting pussywillow branches.

Julie Dausman and her children help ward off invasive reed canary grass by planting pussywillow branches.

Councilor Arne Nyberg hands a pussywillow branch to Lorenzo Spaccarelli.

Councilor Arne Nyberg hands a pussywillow branch to Lorenzo Spaccarelli.


Arbor Day 2017 Photography Contest Winners - the Spaccarelli Family 

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