Trees Are Good

Information about the benefits of trees and how to properly care for trees in the urban environment. 

Trees Are Key Podcast

Weekly podcasts with Paul Johnson feature a short lesson and tree of the week, and share upcoming tree-related events around Texas. From planting to pruning, famous to flowering, to soil, sun and shade, and what to do when faced with disaster.

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.

Green Cities: Good Health

This website compiles 40 years of research on how nature – including trees and parks – enhances human health and well-being and contributes to a good quality of life in our communities.

Homeowner’s Association Interactive Manual

Practical information on managing trees and natural resources, links and tools for more information, examples of contracts and specifications, and other guidance to help you achieve your goal of creating a livable and safe neighborhood.

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.

National Tree Benefit Calculator 

The Tree Benefit Calculator allows anyone to make a simple estimation of the benefits individual street-side trees provide.

Project Learning Tree

Award-winning, multi-disciplinary environmental education program from American Forest Foundation for educators and students in pre-K to 12th grade

Vibrant Cities Lab

Urban forestry research, resources, and a step-by-step guide for putting trees to work in your community — from the U.S. Forest Service & American Forests.



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American Grove is an online community for sharing knowledge, experience, and insights about the trees and forests that enrich our cities, towns, and neighborhoods nationwide.

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