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Project: Acorns to Oaks

Description: Plant large canopied shade trees in vacant school sites.

Reference Number: 35408CA10920

Implemented By: East Bay Zoological Society

Objective: The Oakland Zoo is seeking funds to develop its urban forestry program Acorns to Oaks. Acorns to Oaks will repair and restore urban parkland, create accessible open space experiances that are viable and safe for urban children, peak student interest, understanding and appreciation of being in nature, and provide hands-on experience that will impress on them the importance of their role in caring for the environment.

Type: Restoration

Total Cost: $29,499.97

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

On Time?: Yes    Within Scope?: Yes    Within Budget?: Yes

Estimated Completion: 3/30/2013    Actual Completion: 7/26/2013

Associated Counties: Alameda

Located In Disadvantaged Community: Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Prop. 84, Urban Forestry Program (CalFire)4/6/2011$29,499.97

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
RestorationUrban Greening  


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