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Online Guide to Trees of Holbrook Palmer Park

This guide, with pictures, names, and locations of significant trees, is a work in progress. The sections of the park completed so far are:

       Behind the Main House

       Front Lawn Area - East, West, and South

       Front Lawn Area - North End

       Dames Trees, Memory Trees, and Donated Trees


Live Oak The Atherton Tree Committee is a volunteer, non-profit, community based organization dedicated to the preservation of Atherton's heritage trees. The committee participates in a variety of programs designed to educate residents about the value of trees in our environment and to encourage appreciation and protection of our urban forest resources. For more information about town ordinances, policies, inspections, and plan reviews contact the Atherton Town Arborist, Kevin Kielty (650-515-9783, or link to the Town of Atherton Web Site. For more information about the Tree Committee contact Rachel Croft, President (650 323-4714,