​​​​Urban Forestry Today

 Traditional Container-Grown (CG) Tree Planting

 Soil Sampling


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

 In-Ground Fabric (IGF) Container Tree Planting

 Percolation Testing

Rick Harper
Extension Assistant Professor of Urban and Community Forestry

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


​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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Join us 04/05/18 for the 'Urban Forestry Today' broadcast at noon (Eastern): "Planning Ahead for

the Urban Landscape Pests of 2018" with Margery Daughtrey & Daniel Gilrein, Cornell University

Join Cornell University diagnostic specialists Margery Daughtrey & Daniel Gilrein as they outline what insects AND diseases were "hot"

and what were "not" in 2017, and what we might expect in the upcoming 2018 growing season.

To attend live, & receive Free CEU's visit: www.joinwebinar.com and enter the ID code: 953-269-787

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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.

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

Urban Trees and Plymouth Shoreline, Plymouth, MA

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