Calendar & Events

Webinar: The Calm Before: Tree Adjustments to Wind & Ice Storm Loads (Free)

TREE Fund Webinar. Presenter: Kim D. Coder, PhD, Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, University of Georgia; 1:00 p.m.

online, GA

Online event

Yes

Webinar: Big Trees in the City (Free)

Presenter: Andy Hillman, Davey Resource Group, Inc. Registration required. 1:00 pm

online, NY

Online event

Yes

CANCELLED: Landscape Pests and Problems Walkabout - Diseases and Weeds (UMass Extension)

Get some hands-on experience scouting and identifying landscape diseases and weed problems.

Acton Arboretum

Acton, MA

Webinar: Spotted Lanternfly and Environmental DNA: Insect Monitoring of the Future (Free)

Presenter: Dr. Julie Lockwood, Professor and Chair, Ecology, Evolution and Natural Resources, Rutgers University. Part of the Invasive Insect Webinar Series hosted by UMass Extension; 12:00 p.m.

online, MA

Webinar: Green Industry and Homeowner Response to the Spotted Lanternfly in Pennsylvania (Free)

Presenter: Emelie Swackhamer, Horticultural Educator, Penn State Extension. Part of the Invasive Insect Webinar Series hosted by UMass Extension; 12:00p.m.

online, MA

Webinar: Fighting Microbes with Microbes to Protect Our Native Trees (Free)

TREE Fund Webinar. Presenter: Dr. Rachael Antwis, University of Salford; 2:00 p.m.

online, UT

Online event

Yes

Webinar: Urban Forest Connections (Free)

The Science and Practice of Managing Forests in Cities; 1:00 pm

online, WI

Online event

Yes

Urban Forestry Today Webinar (Free)

What's my Tree Worth? Tree Appraisal Case Studies - Lindsey Purcell, Purdue University; 12:00 pm (EDT)

online, MA

Online event

Yes

Webinar: Urban Tree Pests and Diseases (Free)

Dan Gilrein, Extension Entomologist and Associate AG Program Director at Cornell Cooperative Extension Suffolk County and Margery Daughtrey, Senior Extension Associate with the Section of Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology of Cornell University; Registration required; 1:00 p.m.

online, NY

Online event

Yes

NHTOA Annual Meeting - A Virtual Event

109th Annual Meeting of the New Hampshire Timberland Owners Association

Sanborn Mills Farm

Loudon, NH

Online event

Yes

Webinar: The Invasive Pest Brown Marmorated Stink Bug in Massachusetts: Biology, Monitoring, and Management (Free)

Presenter: Elizabeth Garofalo, UMass Extension Fruit Program), and Dr. Jaime Pinero, UMass Stockbridge School of Agriculture and UMass Extension Fruit Program. Part of the Invasive Insect Webinar Series hosted by UMass Extension; 12:00pm

online, MA

Webinar: Protecting trees from construction impacts (Free)

TREE Fund Webinar. Presenter: Andrew Benson, PhD; 4:00 p.m.

online, AL

Online event

Yes

Webinar: Progress towards Controlling the Emerald Ash Borer with Biological Control (Free)

Presenter: Dr. Juli Gould, Entomologist, USDA-APHIS-PPQ. Part of the Invasive Insect Webinar Series hosted by UMass Extension; 12:00m

online, MA

Webinar: Does the “Right Tree, Right Place” Principle Unintentionally Wrong the Public Right-of-Way? (Free)

Does the “Right Tree, Right Place” Principle Unintentionally Wrong the Public Right-of-Way?; 1:00 p.m. (EDT)

online, MN

CANCELLED: Landscape and Forest Tree and Shrub Insect Workshop (UMass Extension)

Join Tawny Simisky, UMass Extension Entomologist, for this workshop where participants will gain hands-on experience with many important landscape and forest insect pests of trees and shrubs.

Fernald Hall - UMass Amherst

Amherst, MA

Webinar: Invasive Insects of Trees & Shrubs in Massachusetts: 2020 Updates (Free)

Presenter: Tawny Simisky, Entomologist, UMass Extension Landscape, Nursery, and Urban Forestry Program. Part of the Invasive Insect Webinar Series hosted by UMass Extension; 12:00p.m.

online, MA

Webinar: Enhancing Tree Health in Water Sensitive Urban Design (Free)

TREE Fund Webinar. Enhancing Tree Health in Water Sensitive Urban Design: Role of Mycorrhizae - Dr. Brandon Winfrey, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

online, UT

Online event

Yes

Webinar: Tree Identification Procedures (Free)

Webinar will focus on common native and naturalized species in the Coastal Plains, Piedmont, and Mountain areas.

online, GA

CTSP Workshop (TCIA)

Two-Day Advanced Safety/Behavioral Workshop and Certification Exam

NEPPA Training Center

Littleton, MA

2020 ISA International Conference and Tradeshow

Albuquerque, New Mexico has been selected as the host city for the 2020 ISA Annual International Conference & Trade Show to be held August 9-12 preceded by the International Tree Climbing Championship (ITCC) August 7-9.

Albuquerque, NM

ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ) Course

The ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ) program provides an opportunity for professionals in the arboriculture industry to expand their knowledge through education and training in the fundamentals of tree risk assessment. Deadline to Register - July 17, 2020.

Winston Prouty Center

Brattleboro, MA

Developing an Invasive Plant Management Program (UMass Ext.)

Check UMass Extension website to confirm course details. April course postponed to August.

Westford Regency Inn

Westford, MA

TRAQ Renewal

The ISA TRAQ credential is valid for five years. To reinstate your qualification after each five-year period, you must take a one-day refresher course and exam, the TRAQ Renewal Course, which includes five hours of instruction and three hours to complete the exam. This course is being offered on August 20, 2020 in Brattleboro, Vermont. 5 CEUs. Deadline to register is July 20, 2020.

Winston Prouty Center

Brattleboro, VT

ISA Certification Exam

ISA Certified Arborist, Utility Specialist, and Municipal Specialist Exam. Enrollment Deadline: August 6, 2020.

Cooperative Extension

South Paris, ME

2020 Tour des Trees

Annual long-distance bicycle tour to benefit TREE Fund. 2020 Location - Colorado

TBD, CO

Principles of Arboriculture - On Line College Course

Fall 2020 - Register by June 1, 2020 - The use and maintenance of trees in the urban environment from both a private and government perspective.

UMass University Without Walls

N/A, MA

Ornamental Tree and Shrub ID and Insect Walk (UMass Extension)

Get some hands-on experience scouting and identifying landscape diseases, insects, weeds, and abiotic problems.

TBD, MA

ISA Certification Exam

ISA Certified Arborist, Utility Specialist, and Municipal Specialist Exam. Enrollment Deadline: September 1, 2020.

VT Forests, Parks & Recreation Department Office Complex Building #2 (Fish & Wildlife)

Essex Junction, VT

Webinar: Tree Pruning (Free)

Soil Assessment for Urban Trees—Part 2 Actions - Bryant C. Scharenbroch, PhD, Assistant Professor of Soil Science, University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point, Research Fellow of The Morton Arboretum

online, GA

2020 New England ISA Conference & Trade Show

October 4-6, 2020. Please join us for the New England Chapter ISA Annual Conference & Tradeshow: "Keeping Our Trees In Focus", in beautiful Manchester, New Hampshire. Network, earn CEUs and pesticide credits.

Doubletree By Hilton

Manchester, NH

ISA Certification Exam

ISA Certified Arborist, Utility Specialist, and Municipal Specialist Exam. Enrollment Deadline: September 17, 2020.

Doubletree By Hilton - Manchester Downtown

Manchester, NH

Webinar: Measuring Multi-Stemmed Trees (Free)

TREE Fund Webinar. Presenter: Mr. Yasha A. S. Magarik, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies & Lara Roman, PhD, Research Ecologist, USDA Forest Service, Philadelphia Field Station, Northern Research Station

online, AL

Online event

Yes

Green School (UMass Extension)

October 23 - December 10, 2020. Stay tuned for more details.

TBD, MA

SAF National Convention

Annual Conference of the Society of American Foresters. Oct. 28-Nov. 1.

Providence, RI

Partners in Community Forestry Conference

Annual conference, sponsored by the Arbor Day Foundation. November 18-19.

Louisville, KY

Webinar: Tree Hazard Awareness (Free)

This webinar provides an opportunity for agents to expand their awareness on tree hazard. Instruction includes an overview of how certified arborists assess trees for risk and make informed decisions from a risk assessment to enhance tree benefits.

online, GA

ISA Certification Exam

ISA Certified Arborist, Utility Specialist, and Municipal Specialist Exam. Enrollment Deadline: November 19, 2020.

UMAINE ORONO

Orono, ME

Webinar: Urban Forestry: Pests, Diseases, and Solutions (Free)

This session addresses new and existing threats to urban trees.

online, GA