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TRAQ Renewal Course Available October 2017

Those who took the full Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ) course when it was first launched in 2013 will be reaching their five-year expiration dates within the next year. ISA will begin offering the TRAQ Renewal Course in October (initial dates yet to be announced). All TRAQ holders who took the full TRAQ course will … read more of TRAQ Renewal Course Available October 2017.

Translated Arborist News Articles on ISA Website

Select articles from Arborist News magazine are being translated into both Spanish (Spain and Latin America) and German and made available to ISA members on the ISA website. Article translations will occur four times each year and will be added to our growing collection in ISA’s online publications library. Excerpted from ISA Today, March – … read more of Translated Arborist News Articles on ISA Website.

Municipal Forestry Institute 2017 Registration Closing Soon

  Sign up now for MFI 2017, being held February 19-24, 2017 in Lake Arrowhead, CA. Do You Have What It Takes To Move Yourself or Your Urban Forestry Program To The Next Level? The Municipal Forestry Institute (or MFI) may be able to take you there! MFI is an exciting, high-level training opportunity educating … read more of Municipal Forestry Institute 2017 Registration Closing Soon.

Operation ReLeaf: Restoring the Canopy Cover of Fort McMurray

A message from Tree Canada You Can Help On behalf of our Board of Directors, staff and partners, I am contacting you to garner support in restoring the canopy cover of Fort McMurray. As you know, the fires that ravaged through Fort McMurray last May were devastating to both the community and the forests. We … read more of Operation ReLeaf: Restoring the Canopy Cover of Fort McMurray.

Urban Forest and Tree Management Get-Together July 21

What?  Urban Forest and Tree Management When?  July 21, 2016 – 6 PM to Dusk Where?  Van Doren’s Landing Park, 2901 Russell Road, Kent WA  (South Shelter) Who? Mark Meade, recent past City of Seattle Forester — “The Challenges of Urban Forestry” Desiree Kennedy, Green Kent Steward “The Green Kent Partnership” Tom Hanson, Senior Forester … read more of Urban Forest and Tree Management Get-Together July 21.