Tree Committee Accomplishments for 2017

As Henlopen Acres residents and property owners are aware, the Town takes great pride in our extensive and diverse tree canopy.  We have a very active and passionate Tree Committee who has had a productive 2017.  Some of their accomplishments are:

The Town was notified by the State Forest Service that Henlopen Acres will be recognized in 2018 with a Tree City USA designation.

  • 1 Loblolly Pine was planted at the Marina in observance of Arbor Day
  • 9 trees were planted on the easements throughout Town
  • 4 dead trees were removed
  • 1 hazardous tree was removed
  • Cypress Tree Care pruned 10 trees along Tidewaters

Plans for 2018 include additional tree planting and to complete tree pruning on Tidewaters