Vibrant Cities Lab
While at the Partners in Urban Forestry Conference this year, we learned first hand about this amazing initiative to display and share the benefits of urban forestry in simple and effective ways. Check out their user-friendly site for case-studies and other valuable resources.
The American Forest Kindergarten Association (AFKA) has the goal to unite early childhood educators, parents, policy-makers, and other stakeholders in the interest of encouraging children to become attuned with their surrounding natural environment and the American landscape.
This online resource serves as a library and archive dedicated to collecting, preserving, and disseminating forest and conservation history for all to use. The Society links the past to the future while reminding us about our important forest heritage.
Landscape Conservation has put together an extensive fact sheets that which provides policies, approaches, and tools to guarantee the most efficient land planning.
Weekly podcasts are hosted by Paul Johnson to inform listeners on a variety of tree tending techniques and short lessons involving maintaining healthy trees.
This link is a unique interactive resource with a multitude of capabilities such as projections of potential meterogical changes, in-depth descriptions of effects of global warming, and local action plans for users to fight climate change.
Educational campaign focused on sharing the important positive impacts green infrastructure have on local communities.
Federal partnerships that provide information regarding your state's funding of local green infrastructure projects.
Center For Urban Forest Research
Provides reliable, scientific evidence demonstrating the value urban forests bring to communities
Discover The Forest
Find a forest near you by entering your zip code. This site will find even the smallest Urban Forest near you. Also great resources on sharing nature with children.
Compiled by the University of Georgia’s Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health, the website was launched in 2001 and has a large collection of tree photography
This Home Owner Association Manual created by Davey Tree will help HOAs with the management and legal responsibilities of Trees on their property.
Fantastic 2 page document on how to conduct a tree survey in your yard and information about how to contact an arborist.
International Society of Arboriculture
The International Society of Arboriculture is a worldwide professional organization dedicated to fostering a greater appreciation for trees and to promoting research, technology, and the professional practice of arboriculture.
Eastern Native Tree Society
Devoted to the documentation and celebration of trees and forests of the North America. Provides a very active discussion forum for people who view trees and forests not just as a crop to be harvested, but also as something of value in their own right.
A family fun nature planner. This amazing site will help you find all sorts of nature activities, plus tools to help guide and plan your adventures.
National Tree Benefits Calculator
The Tree Benefit Calculator allows anyone to make a simple estimation of the benefits individual street-side trees provide.
Use this template to create your own seedling tags with planting instructions specific to your type of tree or area.
Tree Climbers International
Everything in the world about Tree Climbing. Home of Tree Climbers International
Provides information, research and networking for people working in urban and community forestry
Trees in Social Science
Compiled by Dr. Kathleen Wolf, the site includes research on trees and local economics, crime, wellness, healing, street safety, life cycles and land uses
U.S. Forest Facts and Historical Trends
Created by the USDA Forest Service, this online brochure provides statistics on forestry-related issues from the arrival of the first European settlers through today
Urban Forestry South
Provides current urban forestry resources, research and information