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Artwork
Friday, November 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
15 woodpiles that have been stacked into gorgeous works of art »
When   making a woodpile  it’s important to make sure that it’s raised slightly above ground to ensure drainage...

ASCA News
Monday, January 16, 2017
Draft of the 10th Edition of the Guide for Plant Appraisal Released Today »
The seven sponsoring organizations of the Council of Tree and Landscape Appraisers (CTLA) have released a draft of the 10t...
Monday, December 5, 2016
ASCA Announces 2017 Board of Directors »
View the list of 2017 ASCA Board of Directors now.

Conservation
14 hours ago
Science Finds a Way to Bring Back the American Chestnut Tree »
By The Star In target, scope, and sheer lethal speed, the obliteration of the American chestnut is an ecological disas...
14 hours ago
Designer Forests: Scientists Hope to Tune Up Canada's Trees to Thrive in Changing Climate »
By The Province Forest geneticists aim to tune up Canada’s working forests with trees better suited to changing climat...
Friday, November 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
47 Genes That Might Help Us Help Vulnerable Trees Survive Climate Change »
Two tree species use the same genes to adapt to climate, which might help us understand how others could survive in a chan...
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Rare Old-Growth Forest Protected in Northeast Minnesota »
The Nature Conservancy announced that it has purchased an old-growth forest northwest of Minnesota’s George H. Crosby Mani...

Forests
Friday, November 18, 2016
New Aerial Survey Identifies More Than 100 Million Dead Trees in California »
Federal surveyors found an additional 36 million dead trees across California since its last aerial survey in May, bringin...

Hiring a Consulting Arborist
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Be careful when hiring someone to clean up trees »
Editor’s note: This column is being reprinted in light of the tree damage caused by Hurricane Matthew. I have fielde...

Litigation
Thursday, November 3, 2016
Protesters decry council’s closed-door agreement to cut down 70-year-old ficus trees on South Lake A »
A small number of residents continue holding nightly vigils near three 70-year-old ficus trees on South Lake Avenue t...

Pests
Friday, November 25, 2016
Texas watching, and waiting, for beetle infestation »
As far as invasions go, the emerald ash borer's foray into Texas has so far been a ho-hum affair, and that's a good thing...
Saturday, November 5, 2016
Joining battle against emerald ash borer, Brownell-Talbot students help plant trees in Memorial Park »
Clare Schinzel, 10, spent her Saturday morning shoveling dirt, planting trees and spreading mulch in Memorial Park....

Seasonal
Thursday, November 10, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree to Be Cut Down Upstate »
This year's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree is beginning its journey from upstate New York to Manhattan. The 94-foot...

Tree Facts
Monday, November 21, 2016
6 Benefits Of Living Near Trees »
It’s hard to put a price tag on a tree. What’s the actual worth of a tree? Instead of trying to measure the value...
Thursday, November 10, 2016
World’s tallest tropical tree discovered, along with nearly 50 other record-breakers »
A few months ago, it was announced that there was a new record for the world’s tallest tropical tree : a Yellow Meranti (...
Wednesday, November 9, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
How Forests Heal People »
Watch this video to learn how forests have the ability to heal people .
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Satellites help scientists see forests for the trees amid climate change »
Scientists have found a way to use satellites to track photosynthesis in evergreens—a discovery that could improve our abi...
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
How Trees Talk to Each Other »
"A forest is much more than what you see," says ecologist Suzanne Simard. Her 30 years of research in Canadian forests hav...

Tree Planting Tips and Species Recommendations
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Understanding Tree Location Importance »
By Tree Services Magazine Ask anyone over 50 years old, “What was the key phrase for good business in the 1970s?” If t...
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Trees in Containers »
By Tree Services Magazine Many trees planted in containers perform poorly. Some decline rapidly after planting, while...

Tree Risk Assessment
Sunday, November 20, 2016

Tree Tips
Monday, November 28, 2016
Find the Right Tree For Your Area »
Need ideas as to what type of tree you want to plant in your landscape next? The @ arborday Tree Wizard can help....
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
How To Care For Trees in Winter »
The storms, ice and rapid temperature fluctuations above and below zero characteristic of winter weather take their toll o...

Trivia
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
What percentage of the U.S. is covered by forests? »
Almost 1/3 of the United States is covered by forests! And forests cover 41% of the land in the state of Idaho. About 90%...