​​​Here we answer common questions and offer helpful do-it-yourself tips about tree planting, soil sampling, and the environment:

Obtain CE Credit in three easy steps

1. Watch the webcast and obtain the course code, included in the presentation.

2. Complete the online survey. Click on the survey on the left or on the 'Take the Survey' button below:

3. Go to the CE Credit page and complete the appropriate forms for 1.0 ISA CEUs and/or 0.5 MCA CE credits.

How are researchers employing high and low-tech means to better understand factors like tree growth, root development

and sap flow? Join Director Chuck Cannon, PhD, for an update from the Center for Tree Science at The Morton Arboretum.  

Attend live & receive Free ISA/MCA CEU's by visiting: http://www.joinwebinar.com enter: 469-756-059 @ Noon (Eastern)

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​This broadcast is free and will offer the opportunity for arborists to earn 1.0 ISA CEU and 0.5 MCA credit.

​​​​Urban Forestry Today

 Traditional Container-Grown (CG) Tree Planting

 In-Ground Fabric (IGF) Container Tree Planting

 Percolation Testing

Join us Thursday September 12 for the 'Urban Forestry Today' Noonhour (Eastern) webcast 

"Tree Growth & Development in a Changing Climate" with Chuck Cannon, PhD, The Morton Arboretum

Rick Harper
Extension Associate Professor of Urban and Community Forestry

​Department of Environmental Conservation
University of Massachusetts Amherst
160 Holdsworth Way
Amherst, MA 01003


For more information:

Urban Forestry Today 'Do-It-Yourself' Video Series

 Soil Sampling


​The Urban Forestry Today Webcast Series is sponsored by the University of Massachusetts Department of Environmental Conservation, in cooperation with the USDA Forest Service, Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, University of Massachusetts Extension, and Massachusetts Tree Wardens' & Foresters' Association. 

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Urban Trees and Plymouth Shoreline, Plymouth, MA