Tree New Mexico

Mailing Address: PO Box 81827, Albuquerque, NM 87198
County of Location: Bernalillo
Phone: (505) 265-4554
NTEE Code: B- Education, C- Environment, S- Community Improvement, Capacity Building, T- Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Mission Statement:

Tree New Mexico is dedicated to ensuring sustainable forests in urban and rural communities and natural areas through restoration, public education and advocacy.

Primary Programs:

Programs: (see detailed Program outlines in next section)

* River Rescue

* Building Neighborhood Tree Canopies

* Trainings, Classroom Education, and TreePath

* Tree Planting and Distribution Programs

* Native American and Community Tree Initiative Programs

Activities:

* Tree planting: Trees are planted in upland and riparian reforestation on Tribal and national lands, and restoration of burn-sites, and removal of fuel loads and invasives; conservation plantings in State Parks, along roadways, and other public landscapes, and establishing windbreaks; in urban settings like parks, schools and medians, and in neighborhoods on right of ways and private property.

* Tree care and maintenance: Our Citizen Tree Planting Training Manual is used as the basis for the trainings as it addresses all major topics of proper planting and after-care for successful planting experience and long term care.

* Riparian restoration: TNM established River Rescue in 2001 to help bring recognition to our river forests. The program addresses riparian health holistically, starting with forest and watershed health, taking us to the riparian ecosystem.

Populations Served: All Populations
Counties Served: Statewide
Year Founded:

1990

Annual Budget: $24,999 or less
Personnel: 1 to 5 FTE
Executive Director:

Suzanne Probart

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering, Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS, Is registered as a Nonprofit Corporation with the State of New Mexico

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