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Our mission is to preserve, protect, and plant trees to enhance the quality of life and health

for present and future generations in the Lower Cape Fear area.

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Upcoming Events

Did you know that tree planting season in Wilmington is October to February (and not the spring)? Our mild winter months give newly planted trees a 2 to 3 month head start in establishing roots so they can better survive our hot summers!


  • April 20th (Saturday): Pine Forest Cemetery cleanup with Work on Wilmington

  • April 20th (Saturday): Earth Day at Long Leaf Park

  • April 22nd (Monday) - Happy Earth Day!

  • April 26th (Friday) - Happy National Arbor Day​!

  • April 28th (Sunday): Family Fun Day at the Bellamy Mansion

  • April 28th (Sunday): Encore Heritage Tree Tour with the Historic Wilmington Foundation at 2pm starting at 211 Orange St. [Reserve your spot]

Visit Upcoming Events for details and sign up links.

Interested in being a part of the Alliance for Cape Fear Trees?

Meeting Information

The Board of Directors meets the first Thursday of each month at 3:30 pm at New Hanover County Cooperative Extension Service's Educational Classroom.


Our General Meetings are held three times a year. Notifications are sent through email.

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