Timely Tree Tips— ‘People First, Trees Second’

Today, the world faces a global pandemic. We are forced to live our lives very differently in this moment, and we are all reprioritizing. Just four short weeks ago, many of us came to work each day to tackle important projects or provide valuable services. Urban foresters are especially passionate about their work because they … Continue reading Timely Tree Tips— ‘People First, Trees Second’

2020 Seminars, Now with Social Distancing!

2020 Seminar topic: “Urban Forest Pest Readiness” Under the circumstances, we can’t rely on the traditional face-to-face format for our scheduled seminars, so we are planning to hold all eight of the meetings virtually using on-line meeting software. And even though these are virtual and not place-based, we are still referring to each one as … Continue reading 2020 Seminars, Now with Social Distancing!

The New and Improved American Grove

As you many of you may recall going back to 2018, DNR's Urban Forestry Program encouraged our program constituents to sign up for the American Grove, a website dedicated to the sharing of information between urban forestry professionals and tree enthusiasts across the United States. Unfortunately, shortcomings in the website's design and functionality were too … Continue reading The New and Improved American Grove