Trees

  1. Did You Know?
  2. Why Plant Trees?
  3. Benefits
  4. Resources

Pierce County receives 38-56 inches of rain per year. Rain that does not soak into the ground turns into runoff that picks up oils, fertilizers, and other chemicals along the way that pollute our streams, rivers and Puget Sound. Trees can help soak up that polluted runoff and filter it.

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Mike Halliday
Public Information Specialist
Phone: (253) 798-4210
Monday–Friday
7:30 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Mailing Address:
2702 S 42nd St, Ste 201
Tacoma, WA 98409-7322