November 2018 News to Share

NEWS FROM THE SUFC TEAM

Save the Date!
The 14th SUFC Annual Meeting & Reception will be held on March 6, 2019, in the Washington, DC area. See details for the 2019 meeting and view the presentations and photos from the 2018 Annual Meeting HERE.

SUFC in the News
Read the Meeting of the Minds Article, “Trees Play a Key Role in a Sustainable Urban Future” HERE.

NEWS TO SHARE ~ Federal/Hill News

NATURAL DISASTER NEWS ~ WILDFIRES

NATURAL DISASTER NEWS ~ HURRICANES

CONFERENCES AND EVENTS

NEWS TO SHARE ~ National (and International) News

NEWS TO SHARE ~ State and Local News

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

VIDEOS/WEBINARS/PODCASTS/EDUCATION

  • Wildfire Mitigation Training
  • Tree Tenders Training® Join thousands of other concerned citizens like yourself. Become a Tree Tender and help increase tree canopy cover in your community. Tree Tenders® is a training program that empowers concerned residents to make dramatic strides towards restoring and caring for the tree canopy in their communities. The course is designed for lay people and experts alike. Become one of the Tree Tenders restoring and tending your part of the forest. Instruction is provided by DCNR’s Bureau of Forestry, in partnership with Penn State Extension, PHS, and other local urban forestry experts. Tree Tenders training includes: Tree Biology, Urban Stresses on Trees, Tree Identification, Tree Pruning and Root Care, Tree Planting Techniques, Community Organizing.
    • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, December 1, 2018, 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM
    • Offered by Tree Pittsburgh. Register HERE. For more information, contact joe@treepittsburgh.org or call 412-781-8733.

FUNDING, AWARDS & ANNOUNCEMENTS