North East Trees
North East Trees (NET) is a nonprofit environmental organization dedicated to designing, constructing and preserving green space in Northeast Los Angeles. Since 1990, NET has planted over 18,000 trees. Founded by Scott Wilson - an educator, landscape architect, contractor and arborist - the grassroots organization is recognized for its creation of innovative, native-based sustainable designs, and forging bonds between their projects and the communities around them.
To engage in educational, scientific, investigative, artistic, literary, historical, philanthropic, and charitable pursuits, to protect and restore the natural and historic heritage of the Los Angeles urban region and surrounding communities, and to preserve the natural character of their lands for these purposes. We support and encourage communities to reflect these values through urban forestry, preservation, creative planning, education, and wise stewardship.