Baton Rouge Green maintains thousands of trees along major roadways and interstates, planting trees with kids in schools, helping underserved neighborhoods with community greening, and cultivating urban orchards to provide citrus to all citizens. They have a love for trees, wildlife, people, and the unique city of Baton Rouge. They believe in stewardship of this beautiful environment they call home.
Meet the Baton Rouge Green Team
Baton Rouge Green is lead by a team of passionate people who are dedicated to making a positive impact in their communities. Meet the people making Baton Rouge a greener place to live.
Annual Tree Spree Event
Every year Baton Rouge Green teams up with Clegg’s Nursery and their experts to educate the community about tree planting, types of trees, and the right tree for the right place.
City Citrus Pick Event
Since 2014 Baton Rouge Green has partnered with the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank and organized the City Citrus Pick Event each winter. The fresh fruit, grown and harvested entirely by volunteers, is then distributed throughout the Food Bank network to families in need.
Learn about all about the Baton Rouge Green programs and how they’re making a better environment with one tree at a time.