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Aaron Thomas

Aaron Thomas

Aaron Thomas is a certified arborist and environmental activist. For the past 25 years he has worked with North East Trees where he has overseen the planting of thousands of trees throughout Los Angeles. He also currently serves as Mayor Eric Garcetti's commissioner for the Community Forest Advisory Committee.

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Tom Dwyer demonstrating proper tree planting for local youth at Ascot Hills. This was the last large habitat restoration project that Tom led. | Courtesy of North East Trees
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He Greened the City: Tom Dwyer Gave the City Some Room to Breathe

For nearly 30 years, Tom Dwyer worked with North East Trees, the non-profit organization responsible for planting some of the first trees and building some of the first parks along the Los Angeles River.
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