The Endangered – White Rhinoceros

White Rhinos, the largest of all rhinos, is daunting, cute, and very close to extinction. These animals are the second largest land mammal, and are found in South Africa, Namibia, Zimbabwe, The Democratic Republic of Congo, and Kenya. The primary reasons for their near extinction is poaching and habitat loss. These animals are not aggressive and […]

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The latest from the 3×3 Campaign

Last month six youth participated in planting 250 trees at the Njap Water Catchment Facility in Nkambe Central of the North West Region of Cameroon. Partners for the Planet has had almost one million trees planted for its 3×3 Campaign. Will you join them?

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The Endangered – African Elephant

Elephants are the big animals that make cute, huge babies that everyone adores. Unfortunately, many species of elephants, including the African elephant, are in danger of becoming extinct. This is due in large part because they’re hunted for the precious ivory their tusks are made of. In the meantime, elephants have been trying to keep […]

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The Endangered – Grey Wolf

Wolves are an often misunderstood animal that plays a big part in our ecosystem. Wolves help keep animal populations such as elk and deer under control and the remains of their prey help nourish smaller animals and the soil around them.

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So You Decided to Water Your Lawn Less, Now What?

With growing awareness of California’s catastrophic drought, talk has turned to water conservation, often with an emphasis on turning off sprinklers and letting lawns die. While it is true that landscaping accounts for 57% of the water used in California homes, this water often has greater environmental benefits than it is credited. Lawns produce oxygen […]

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The Endangered – Bees

Bees are the fuzzy flying insects that some people love, some fear, and all benefit from.  There are 20,000 known species of bees around the globe and they help pollinate 35% of all agricultural crops.

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What are you doing for Earth Day 2015?

Here are some of the ways Tree Musketeers Youth Managers are giving back!   Northrop Grumman Earth Day Workshop Thurs, April 23, 12pm – 2pm Tree Musketeer’s Youth Managers will give an informational talk on the benefits of trees to Northrop Grumman employees to celebrate Earth Day!   VOICE Earth Day Festival Sat, April 25, […]

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Come lend a helping hand for Big Sunday!

Come help care for our famous Memory Trees and Trees to the Sea. Volunteers will be spreading mulch, removing invasive species and watering the trees to prepare them to be healthy and more beautiful than ever for the approaching summer. For info and to sign up contact Melanie Berringer at 310-322-0263 or volunteers@treemusketeers.org    

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Arbor Day 2015 was a success!

On March 7th, 2015 the City of El Segundo and Tree Musketeers held their 28th Annual Arbor Day Celebration! Tall and Small volunteers came out to plant over 60 Ponderosa and Afghan Pines and to care for Trees to the Sea along Imperial highway. The tree planting and care were followed up by lunch provided […]

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Love a Tree – Donate to the 28th Annual El Segundo Arbor Day

Caring for trees is just as important as planting new ones. Tree Musketeers is the only source of care for over 1,000 community trees. Trees require various amounts of attention depending on age but it averages about $25 per year. And since Chevron will match your donation dollar for dollar, your donation of $200 will […]

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