Tree Advocacy in Vancouver

photo: Brian Black

To report a tree removal of concern or to apply for a street tree planting, street tree removal, or street tree pruning permit, contact Vancouver Urban Forestry at 360-487-8328 or email Vancouver Urban Forester Charles Ray at

To learn more, visit the links below:

Quote from Vancouver Urban Forestry's web site:

"Because it only takes a minute to improperly prune or remove a tree but a lifetime to grow one, it is imperative to protect and preserve mature trees from unnecessary removal or destruction."