Protecting Trees During Construction: A seminar for planning and code enforcement staff

Trees are important assets in our communities with well-established economic, environmental, and social benefits; however, trees are vulnerable to negative impacts from construction activities. A new seminar from the Washington State Department of Natural Resources’ Urban Forestry Program, “Protecting Trees During Construction,” will provide a review of urban development processes and explore common strategies used … Continue reading Protecting Trees During Construction: A seminar for planning and code enforcement staff

2019 Seminar: Protecting Trees During Construction

Trees are important assets in our communities with well-established economic, environmental, and social benefits; however, trees are vulnerable to negative impacts from construction activities. A new seminar from the Washington State Department of Natural Resources’ Urban Forestry Program, “Protecting Trees During Construction,” will provide a review of urban development processes and explore common strategies used … Continue reading 2019 Seminar: Protecting Trees During Construction

2019 Seminar: Protecting Trees during Construction

“Protecting Trees during Construction” The economic, environmental, and social benefits of trees are well-established; however, trees are vulnerable to negative impacts from construction activities. A new seminar from the Washington State Department of Natural Resources’ Urban Forestry Program, “Protecting Trees during Construction,” will provide a review of urban development processes and explore common strategies used … Continue reading 2019 Seminar: Protecting Trees during Construction

New Seminar for 2019: Protecting Trees during Construction

“Protecting Trees during Construction” The economic, environmental, and social benefits of trees are well-established; however, trees are vulnerable to negative impacts from construction activities. A new seminar from the Washington State Department of Natural Resources’ Urban Forestry Program, “Protecting Trees during Construction,” will provide a review of urban development processes and explore common strategies used … Continue reading New Seminar for 2019: Protecting Trees during Construction

Coordinator’s Corner — December

Tree season is here! You know it’s December (or at least sometime after Thanksgiving) when cars drive by with Christmas trees tied on top, corner lots are filled with evergreen trees, and trees grace the front windows of homes, decorated with sparkling lights that shine through the darkness of deep winter days. Do you have, … Continue reading Coordinator’s Corner — December

Educational Opportunities in Early 2019

Here at Tree Link, we have gotten away from keeping a calendar of educational events because frankly, we can't keep up! Washingtonians are fortunate to have access to a multitude of continuing educational opportunities throughout the year from a broad swath of organizations. But, lately there have been a few advertisements that have crossed the … Continue reading Educational Opportunities in Early 2019

Scholarships Available for 2019 Municipal Forestry Institute

Sponsored by the Society of Municipal Arborists (SMA), the Municipal Forestry Institute (MFI) is a six day, high-level training retreat for urban forestry professionals in the leadership and managerial aspects of urban forestry. This intensive program delivers challenging, interactive, professional preparation for growing a more successful community tree program. Participants will learn and master leadership … Continue reading Scholarships Available for 2019 Municipal Forestry Institute