Reforest the Bluegrass

Reforest the Bluegrass is Lexington's annual tree planting event. The 2023 event will be held April 15 at Hisle Farm Park. More details coming soon!

Reforest sites over the years 

2022 Sponsors

PLATINUM SPONSOR 

  • Quantrell Subaru 

GOLDEN OAK SPONSORS 

  • Green Forests Work 
  • Kentucky Utilities

SILVER MAPLE SPONSOR

  • John's Run/Walk (Reforest at Home) 
  • Kentucky American Water
  • Lexmark
  • Sekisui

BRONZE PINE SPONSORS 

  • Big Bang Customs
  • Lexington Tree Board
  • Wild Birds Unlimited

PARTNERS

  • Kentucky Division of Forestry
  • Donut Days Bakery
  • Good Foods Market & Cafe 

Our accomplishments

  • More than 195 acres of floodplains restored
  • More than 17,500 volunteers involved
  • More than 200,000 tree seedlings planted
  • Around 65% first-year survival rates
  • Fewer than $175,000 of local government funds spent
  • More than $130,000 private funds raised
  • If plantings had been contracted out, they would have cost $1.2 million.

 

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