Programs for Scouts

Calling all Scouts! TreePeople offers many opportunities for you to learn about our urban environment and take action to improve it.

Troop activities


Planting and caring for trees is a great way have fun as a troop, while giving back to your city. Visit TreePeople's calendar for upcoming volunteer opportunities.


Elementary-school-aged Scouts can inquire about taking part in our educational Eco-tours in Coldwater Canyon Park.

Generation Earth’s Teen Action Program

Scouts in middle and high school can earn patches with their troops by working on a variety of environmental projects with Generation Earth. More…

Eagle Scouts & Gold Award Scouts

Organizing a Community Tree Care Team can help you earn your Eagle Scout or Gold Award – while you leave a legacy of healthy trees for future generations.  For more information, please contact Danny Carmichael at

Scout in the Spotlight

Kayla Imhoff
Organized a tree planting event with her Girl Scout troop – and got more than 500 Scouts and adult volunteers to help!


“I’ve been volunteering with TreePeople since I was a kid. Now, as a teenager, tree planting is a great thing my friends and I can do together. It feels nice to provide service to the community and help the environment at the same time.” Kayla Imhoff