December 9-11, 2014: ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualification course and exam

When: Tuesday, December 9 through Thursday, December 11, 2014

Where: UW Botanic Gardens, Center for Urban Horticulture, Seattle

Cost: Visit the PNW-ISA’s website for additional information

December 15, 2014: DEADLINE: Tree City USA Applications due. Apply on-line!

December 19, 2014: DEADLINE: Urban Forestry Grant Applications must be received by 4:00 p.m., in our office at the Natural Resources Building, 1111 Washington St. SE, M.S. 47037, Olympia, WA  98504. Visit our Grant Resources page for more information.

January 11, 2015: Plant Amnesty Master Pruner Series:  Pruning Fruit Trees

When: Sunday, January 11, 2015 — 10 am – noon

Where: Sand Point Magnuson Park; Building 406 (The Brig)

Cost: $20/class; $15 for PlantAmnesty members; $5 for horticulture students and native Spanish speakers

For more information:  Contact PlantAmnesty at or 206-783-9813.

February 4, 2015: Defensible Tree Appraisal

When: Wednesday, February 4, 2015 — 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Where: Shoreline Conference Center, 18560 1st Avenue NE,Shoreline, WA 98155-2148

Cost: $160 for non-ISA members; $144 for allied professionals; $128 for ISA members; and $80 for students

For more information:  Contact The PNW-ISA at or visit the website to register.