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Purchasing, Planting and Protecting Trees

Planting and protecting trees is key to North Shore forest restoration.

The landscape needs your help to restore a multi-canopied forest landscape to benefit wildlife, water quality, and the beauty of the North Shore.


Learn to Identify Native Trees

Tree identification helps build your forest landscape knowledge.

Below is a link to tree identification guide.

Planting & Protecting North Shore Trees

Planting & protecting trees the right way will increase your chances of success.

The following link provides landowners with information on how to plant and protect trees and tree seedlings.

Contractors and Nurseries

The NSFC supports native tree plantings on the North Shore.

Multiple native tree seedling sources are available for planting. The NSFC is focused on bringing back white pine, white spruce, white cedar and yellow birch. The link below is to a list of seedling sources and contractors to help you restore your land.