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Exploring Surrey's Trees

English Oak Tree in Port Kells

Surrey is full of great trees - from flowering dogwoods and towering redwoods to stately oaks and Douglas-firs. These great trees grow in our parks, yards and along our streets and play many important roles in our City and in our lives.

Great Trees of Surrey Tour

Discover where the Great Trees of Surrey live! Take a virtual tour or visit them in your neighbourhood.

Great Trees of Surrey App

Heritage Trees

Surrey's heritage includes anything that we inherit from the past, value in the present, and plan to preserve for the future – including trees. There are over 200 trees with heritage status in Surrey.

Find out where Surrey’s most notable heritage trees live! Take a look at the Heritage Trees brochure or use the complete Heritage Tree List to see many more.

Nominate a Heritage Tree

When a tree is nominated for heritage status, it's evaluated by a certified arborist, reviewed by Surrey's Heritage Advisory Commission, and, if it's suitable, granted heritage status by Mayor and Council.

You can nominate a tree you think should be on Surrey's Heritage Tree list by calling the numbers below:

For more information about heritage trees on public property, call 604-501-5050.

For more information about heritage trees on private property, call 604-591-4675.

Check out the heritage trees in your community.

Types of Heritage Trees in Surrey