Mountain View, CA (November 30, 2007)- During the first part of 2006, Ronit Bryant and Jana Dilley founded Mountain View Trees and began forming a steering committee. The organization’s mission is to sustain and enhance the trees of Mountain View, California, through community stewardship, education and advocacy. The group is also a member of California ReLeaf.
The objectives of Mountain View Trees are:
* To support, contribute to and enhance the City of Mountain View’s urban forestry program.
* To educate those who live, work and visit in Mountain View about the importance of the urban forest and proper care of trees through tree walks, brochures, a website and other arenas.
* To identify threats to Mountain View’s urban forest and work to alleviate them.
* To develop programs to increase tree appreciation and improve tree care in Mountain View.
For more information, visit Mountain View Trees.