I-PED Online Training Workshop Series

Plan to join us in April, online via the Internet, to be introduced to the latest tool in the i-Tree software suite – IPED. This software program will help you to survey the trees in your community for signs and symptoms of invasive pests and stresses, and diseases.  The online training seminar series will [...]

Are trees the most important green infrastructure in cities?

Check out an article that discusses urban forests and green infrastrcture.  In the aretile, you can link to a recent publicaiton on ‘Sustaining America’s Urban Trees and Forests’ recently released by the US Forest Service Northern Research Station.
Please visit to view the article that includes a link to the Forest Service Technical report.

Survey on Training Needs – Your Response Requested

As you are most likely aware, he US Forest Service Urban Natural Resources Institute (UNRI) hosts a series of monthly Informational Webcasts on a variety of topics related to urban and community forestry. Many of you have attended these sessions in the past, and have found them [...]

March 23rd Webcast Planned – Using UTC in Your Community

Urban Tree Canopy (UTC) Analysis: Using the Results Effectively in Your Community
Wednesday, March 23, 2011, 11:00 AM (Eastern)
featuring Jarlath O’Neil-Dunne, University of Vermont (UVM) Spatial Analysis Laboratory
Please plan to join us for this upcoming March UNRI Informational Webcast, which will provide an overview of utilizing information and results from an Urban Tree Canopy (UTC) study [...]

Webcast Replay Posted – Aerial Sketch Mapping for ALB

The webcasst replay for the recent UNRI Webcast session “Planting a New Urban Forest: Using Aerial Sketch Mapping for ALB Reforestation in Worcester, MA”, held on Wednesday, March 16, 2011, 11:00 AM (Eastern) is now available for replay and download.  The session, featured Eric Seaborn and Felicia Andre, Massachusetts Dept of Environmental Conservation and John Parry and [...]

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