We are so excited that you are here at Cross Timbers Urban Forestry Council.  Please check out a few of our wonderful activities and resources.

State Arbor Day

Nov. 3, 2017 — GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas — Texans from across the state gathered today in Grand Prairie, Texas to celebrate the State Arbor Day and all the benefits trees provide to people and communities. Festivities were held at Grand Central and featured an Arbor Day...

read more

Fort Worth Celebrates Arbor Day

By Wes Culwell Fort Worth Arbor Day was held on Friday, November 3, 2017 near the amphitheater at the entrance to the Lotus Marsh Boardwalk.  This was the first time that the Arbor Day celebration had been held at the FWNC&R.  It was a cloudy, cool morning, a relief...

read more

North Texas Giving Day 2017

Cross Timbers Urban Forestry Council is proud to be a part of North Texas Giving Day. North Texas Giving Day is an online giving event for people in North Texas to come together and raise as much money as possible for local nonprofits in the 16 county region around...

read more

Anacacho Orchid Tree

Unique Trees of North Texas:  Anacacho Orchid Tree (Bauhinia lunarioides) The Anacacho Orchid Tree is a unique tree not seen often in the North Texas area. It is a small tree in the Fabaceae family which grows to approximately 15 feet tall. It is reportedly native to...

read more

Crosstimbers Annual Meeting

Loyd Park, Grand Prairie September 22, 2017 11 AM   Make plans to join us for our annual membership meeting.  Everyone is invited to have lunch, review the year that was and vote on a new Executive Committee.   After the business meeting, you can enjoy the hiking...

read more

North Texas Giving Day

Please Support Us! Cross Timbers Urban Forestry Council Mission Statement To promote programs in the region to increase interest in urban and community forestry Agency Needs Our current objectives are: • Continue providing up to date, science based information to tree...

read more