Live Native Christmas Trees: A New Way to Celebrate the Holidays in Hawai‘i

‘Tis the season! Have you gotten your Christmas Tree yet? Chances are, your nearby grocery stores, home repair stores, and the empty lots in your town are filling up with cut trees – most likely a balsam fir, Douglas-fir, or similar. A Tree Tradition Between 35 and 40 million cut trees are sold during the Christmas […]

5 Ways to Plant a Tree on Maui with Plant a Wish

Ever since returning to Maui from our 50-state tree planting tour, we’ve felt more connected than ever to our island community and the land that sustains us. But, we notice there is an inbalance. Invasive trees are falling, making soils unviable for other living things, and are crowding out sunlight, not allowing things to thrive […]