Join the Tree Stewards

Tree Steward volunteers plant a tree togetherLas Cruces Tree Stewards is now recruiting for the 2019 class of Tree Stewards. The class is limited to the first 20 applicants so don't wait to apply

Apply electronically or by downloading a PDF copy of the application. 


Training consists of 32 hours of training on Wednesdays, 8 a.m. to noon, October 2 to November 20. Classes are taught by experienced community professionals. Please see the Tree Steward Training Schedule for more details.


In exchange for the training, volunteers are asked to commit 40 hours of volunteer service over the next twelve months planting trees in public spaces or aiding in educational efforts about trees.

Join the ranks of Tree Stewards who have made the commitment to grow and promote our community forest!

Previous Volunteers

Previous generations of Tree Stewards may continue to volunteer at the nursery or contact Parks for current opportunities!