Community Trees: A Living Investment
Related resources to help build stronger tree programs and better care for community trees

EDUCATION AND PROMOTIONAL MATERIALS

Tree Board University http://www.treeboardu.org/

Urban and Community Forestry Appreciation Toolkit
http://www.na.fs.fed.us/urban/inforesources/ucftoolkit/ucftoolkit.shtm

Tree Pay Us Back Campaign http://www.na.fs.fed.us/urban/treespayusback/index.shtm

Trees in our Cities – PowerPoint Presentation http://www.na.fs.fed.us/urban/treespayusback/vol2/page6.html

CARE OF TREES

Tree Owners Manual http://www.na.fs.fed.us/urban/treeownersmanual/index.shtm

How to Prune Trees http://www.na.fs.fed.us/spfo/pubs/howtos/ht_prune/prun001.htm

Right Tree - Right Place Tree Care Poster http://www.treelink.org/docs/appleton_posters.php

Anti-topping Campaign http://www.mocommunitytrees.com/treetopping.html

Arbor Day Storms Media Kit - This kit contains information about how communities and individuals can save damaged trees after violent storms. http://www.arborday.org/media/stormrecovery/

Urban Watershed Forestry – Urban Tree Planting Guide http://www.na.fs.fed.us/watershed/publications.shtm

USDA Forest Service Forest Health Protection Program – Insect and Disease Pest Factsheets
http://www.na.fs.fed.us/fhp/index.shtm

BUILDING A TREE PROGRAM

A Guide for Municipal Tree Commissions http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/forestry/pucfc/publications.html

Dialogue on Diversity http://www.na.fs.fed.us/spfo/pubs/uf/diversity_rpt/diversity_report.pdf

ASSESSING TREE RESOURCES

A Volunteer Manual: Conducting Street Tree and Urban Forest Resource Inventories
http://phytosphere.com/treeord/treeord.pdf

Guidelines for Developing and Evaluating Tree Ordinances http://phytosphere.com/treeord/treeord.pdf

i-Tree Tools - http://www.itreetools.org

URBAN FORESTRY PLANNING

Road to a Thoughtful Street Tree Master Plan http://www.forestry.umn.edu/extension/urban_com/Street%20Tree%20Manual.REVISED_2008.pdf

Managing Natural Resources: A Guide for Municipal Commissions http://pubs.cas.psu.edu/FreePubs/pdfs/uh189.pdf

Link to the FS NA UCF web site: http://www.na.fs.fed.us/urban/index.shtm
Urban Forestry South: http://www.urbanforestrysouth.org/

Additional Urban and Community Forestry Information

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