September 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. More information to follow. View the presentations and photos from the 2018 Annual Meeting HERE.
  • Join SUFC at the 2018 Partners Meeting!! SUFC is pleased to announce its participation in three events during the 2018 Partners in Community Forestry Conference, November 7-8 in Irvine, California. We hope you will join us!! Find the details HERE.

NEWS TO SHARE ~ Federal/Hill News

NATURAL DISASTER NEWS ~ HURRICANES

NATURAL DISASTER NEWS ~ WILDFIRES

CONFERENCES AND EVENTS

NEWS TO SHARE ~ National (and International) News

NEWS TO SHARE ~ State and Local News

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

VIDEOS/WEBINARS/PODCASTS/EDUCATION

  • Tree Tenders TrainingĀ®Join thousands of other concerned citizens like yourself. Become a Tree Tender and help increase tree canopy cover in your community. Tree TendersĀ® 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
    • Swarthmore, Pennsylvania September 24 and October 1, 2018, 6:00 PM – 9:15 PM Offered by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society. Register HERE. For more information, call 215-988-1698.
    • Penndel Borough, Pennsylvania September 25, October 2 and 9, 2018, 6:00 PM – 9:15 PM Offered by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society. Register HERE. For more information, call 215-988-1698.
    • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania October 3, 10, and 17, 2018, 5:45 PM – 9:00 PM Offered by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society. Register HERE. For more information, call 215-988-1698.
    • 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