Dylan Saito

ISA Certified Arborist #PN-7338A

Articles by Dylan Saito

Board Profile: Ian Scott, Secretary

What is your background in Arboriculture and Urban Forestry? I completed a Bachelors of Science in Forestry and Environmental Management from the University of New Brunswick in 1998.  I had thought my career would start in a logging community somewhere in Northern BC, however my first professional opportunity  started in utility vegetation management (UVM). I … read more of Board Profile: Ian Scott, Secretary.

Photos from October Tree Risk Assessment Workshop

The PNW class “Common Fungi Affecting PNW Trees and Implications for Tree Risk Assessment” was a classroom/outdoor course in tree diseases, and particularly anyone conducting risk assessment of trees with disease.  Led by Dr Julian Dunster and Professor Bob Edmonds. The diseases covered included Phaeolus schweinitzii, Heterobasidion occidentale, Armillaria ostoyae, Porodaedalea pini, Kretzschmeria deusta, Phellinus … read more of Photos from October Tree Risk Assessment Workshop.

2018 PNW-ISA Chapter Tree Climbing Competition Results

We porta-wrapped up the PNW TCC 2018 with huge success! PNW-ISA hosted the event in beautiful Vancouver BC at Stanley Park. To see familiar faces, shake new hands, and share stories with each other is such a gift. Our Chapter continues to progress and expand into a new and bright canopy of good tree people. Without … read more of 2018 PNW-ISA Chapter Tree Climbing Competition Results.