As part of its Tree Canopy Restoration initiative, Cooper Creek Collaborative is offering free trees for Sycamore Township residents living within the Demonstration Watershed area of the Cooper Creek Watershed. (See map ~ area outlined in red)

Free Tree Registration is now open and will remain open until September 1st while supplies last! 

Cooper Creek Collaborative and Sycamore Township are hosting several events associated with the Free Tree Registration. Important Dates are listed below and complete details are available HERE!

Register now for your Free Trees by clicking HERE and choosing “Active Tree Distributions”!

Friday, July 8thFree Tree Registration Opens

Supply is limited! Register Today!

Saturday, July 23Cooper Creek Tree Canopy Restoration – 10 Amazing Trees Event Registration

(10-11am). Bechtold Park (Shelter #3), 4312 Sycamore Rd. Cincinnati, OH 45236

Free Event! From fall color, tree shape, wildlife value and more, learn about each of the 10 tree species available in our Tree Canopy Restoration Project tree giveaway with Wendi VanBuren, local ODNR Urban Forester. Not sure which one you want? Bring your questions to ‘stump’ the arborist and discover why these trees are great choices for your yard!

Saturday, August 27thVolunteer Prep Day Registration

(9-11:00am). Bechtold Park, 4312 Sycamore Rd. Cincinnati, OH 45236

Help us prepare for the free tree pickup day! We need volunteers to help package deer protection for a quick and efficient pickup. Snacks & cold drinks provided.

Monday, September 1stTree Registration Closes (or when we run out of trees, whichever comes first!)

Thursday, September 8thHow to Plant & Care for Your Tree Event Registration

(5:30-6:30pm) Sycamore Twp. Admin. Complex, 8540 Kenwood Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45236

Free Event! We’ll learn about proper planting and do a demonstration on site! (same location as the tree pickup) We’ll also discuss the special care your new young tree needs to get established, including young tree pruning, and answer frequently asked questions about watering, fertilizer, and more.

Saturday, September 10th – Tree Pick-up Day

(10am-2pm) Sycamore Twp. Admin. Complex, 8540 Kenwood Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45236
*Trees must be picked up this day. Please come prepared to pick up trees, deer fence and stakes ~6ft tall.
If you are unable to come, you may send someone else to pick them up for you.

If you do not reside in the Demonstration Watershed area, you may want to take advantage of the Hamilton County Soil and Water Conservation District’s Tree Sale. Pick up for the sale is also September 10th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Sycamore Township Administrative Complex.

2022 HCSWCD Tree Sale

  • 3 gallon container trees/shrubs
  • $23, available to anyone
  • Does not come with any deer protection or anything else