Calendar & Events

Saluting Branches - Day of Service

Annual day of service in National Cemeteries. Locations in CT, MA, NH, RI, and VT. NOTE: Some locations in New England postponed due to Hurricane José.

Multiple Locations

Multiple, MA

Southeastern Massachusetts Tree Wardens Association Annual Field Day & Equipment Show

Save the date - September 21, 2017, The Southeast Tree Wardens Annual Field Day, Upland Sportsmen’s Club in Plympton. MA

Plympton, MA

Emerald Ash Borer Workshop

EAB workshop hosted by the CTPA

Middlesex Cooperative Extension Center – UCONN

Haddam, CT

Women's Tree Climbing Workshop

September 22-24, 2017. Tree Climbing education for women, taught by women. Don't miss this all inclusive tree climbing workshop weekend! Course full; waitlist. More courses coming soon.

Petersham, MA

Sheffield MA Town Forest Event

Sheffield MA Town Forest Event - Woods and Trails: A Pathway Forward. A conference for Municipalities, Community Groups, Natural Resource Professionals, and Environmental Educators.

Sheffield Town Park

Sheffield, MA

Landscape and Forest Tree and Shrub Disease Workshop

UMass Extension program with Nick Brazee

Fernald Hall, UMass Amherst

Amherst, MA

ArborMaster Level 1 Arborist Rigging Applications

Pre-requisites:
• L1 Tree Climbing Methods & Best Practice
• L1 Precision Felling, Chain Saw Handling, Safety

ECC

Ashford, CT

Trees & Utilities Conference

The Trees & Utilities Conference is Back!

Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center

Kansas City, MO

Western Mass. Tree Wardens Fall Dinner Meeting

Tree inventories will be the topic of this meeting of the Western Mass Tree Wardens group.

Bluebonnet Diner

Northampton, MA

MAA Dinner Meeting

Regular dinner meeting of the Massachusetts Arborists Association

Ken's Steak House

Framingham, MA

Tree Transplanting Escapades of a (Semi) Retired Arborist

Matt Foti, MCA has long been a proponent of emerging technologies related to planting and moving trees. Throughout his storied career he has diagnosed hundreds of problems resulting from the way plants are grown, installed, and maintained. Recently Matt was asked to consult on a challenging tree moving project in the country of Georgia. The job involved moving 40 enormous trees, great distances, throughout this remote corner of the world. Join us as Matt shares the details of how the Georgia project was planned and executed.

Framingham, MA

Pruning Young Trees

A hands-on workshop for tree wardens, municipal employees, tree care professionals, and anyone else interested in learning how to prune young trees for proper structure and why it is important to prune young trees.

Hartford, CT

Urban Forestry Today Webcast: UAS's ("Drones") and Urban Forestry: An Introduction to their Application

Free webcast on UAS's ("Drones") and Urban Forestry: An Introduction to their Application, Charlie Schweik, PhD, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Online (www.joinwebinar.com)

N/A, MA

2017 New England Chapter ISA Annual Conference & Tradeshow

Please join us at the Southbridge Hotel & Conference Center for "The Next 50 Years in Arboriculture, Moving Ahead Together", in beautiful Southbridge, MA. Ed Gilman will be this year's Keynote Speaker. Get up-to-date on arboriculture in New England. Network with the region's arborists. Earn CEUs and Pesticide Credits.

New England Chapter ISA

Southbridge, MA

ISA Certification Exam

Registration deadline is September 14, 2017

Southbridge, MA

UMass Extension Fall Interest Tree and Shrub ID and Insect Walk

Join Tawny Simisky, Extension Entomologist, and Mandy Bayer, Extension Assistant Professor at UMass Amherst, for a walk around the grounds of the Tower Hill Botanical Garden.

Tower Hill Botanic Garden

Boylston, MA

Mass. Green Careers Conference

MA Division of Fisheries and Wildlife Headquarters

Westborough, MA

MCA Exam

Massachusetts Certified Arborist exam.

Elm Bank

Wellesley, MA

Free Webinar: Urban Forest Connections Series

Save the date! Topic TBD

online

Washington, DC

MA DCR Tree Steward Training

Annual training for tree board members, tree activists, interested citizens, Tree Wardens, arborists, and other green professionals.

Harvard Forest

Petersham, MA

SMA's Municipal Forestry Institute

MFI is a great weeklong training opportunity to learn new management tools and develop your professional skills to grow your urban forestry program from good to great!

NAV Center

N/A, VT

Arbormaster Tree Climbing Methods, Work Positioning & Best Practice

Three-day module - no prerequisites other than the eligibility to attend requirements.

Hosted by Shelter Tree

North Attleboro, MA

ArborMaster Precision Tree Felling, Chain Saw Safety & Handling

Two-day module - no prerequisites other than the eligibility to attend requirements.

Hosted by Shelter Tree

Attleboro, MA

ISA Certification Exam

Registration deadline is October 4, 2017

Orono, ME

Northern Woodlands Conference

A fun, informal weekend with the Northern Woodlands crew at the Hulbert Outdoor Center on Lake Morey, engaging with writers, scientists, artists, and educators.

The Hulburt Outdoor Center

Fairlee, VT

ArborMaster Level 1 Arborist Rigging Applications

Pre-requisites: • L1 Tree Climbing Methods & Best Practice • L1 Precision Felling, Chain Saw Handling, Safety, and Ergonomics Course Description

Hosted by Shelter Tree

Attleboro, MA

MAA Safety Saves and Dinner Meeting

Twice-yearly safety program from the Massachusetts Arborists Association.

Safety Saves: Elm Bank / Dinner Meeting: Ken's Steak House

Wellesley, MA

TCIA Expo

2017 TCIA Expo at the Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio

Columbus, OH

Online Course: Urban Forest Adaptation Planning and Practices

The Northern Institute of Applied Climate Science and USDA Northern Forests Climate Hub are offering the Forest Adaptation Planning and Practices training as an online course for urban foresters and natural resource managers (7, 1.5 hour sessions).

N/A, DC

TREE Fund Webinar: Emerald Ash Borer

Dr. Dan Herms (The Ohio State University) on EAB – November 8 at 2:00 pm Eastern. More information coming soon

www.treefund.org

N/A, UT

Society of Municipal Arborists 53rd Annual Conference

Annual conference of the Society of Municipal Arborists

Tulsa, OK

Partners in Community Forestry Annual Conference

Annual conference organized by the Arbor Day Foundation

Hyatt Regency

Tulsa, OK

New England Grows

Conference of Massachusetts Green Industry Partners - Boston, MA

Boston, MA

ISA Certification Exam

Registration deadline is November 9, 2017.

Boston, MA

2017 ASCA Annual Conference

Annual conference of the American Society of Consulting Arborists

Skamania Lodge

Stevenson, WA

New England Grows

New England Grows is a 3 day event being held from 29th November to the 1st December 2017 at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC) in Boston, United States Of America. The horticulture show that has established its name by cutting edge contemporary show of green industry will again be coming in front of audience. Over hundred exhibitors are going to present, supply the brightest ideas, the hottest plants, and the latest technology from the horticulture industry.

Boston, MA

Maine Arborist Licensing Exam

Exam to become a licensed arborist in Maine

Marquardt Building, Room 224

Augusta, ME

ISA Certification Exam

Registration deadline is November 20, 2017

Orono, ME

Municipal Forestry Institute

The Municipal Forestry Institute is an exciting, high‐level training opportunity educating people in the leadership and
managerial aspects of urban forestry. Registration deadline: December 1.

Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

Litchfield, CT

NEC-ISA Scholarship Application Deadline

NEC ISA scholarship applications due April 1.

Scholarship Application Deadline

Norwell, MA

2018 New England Chapter ISA Annual Conference & Tradeshow

SAVE THE DATE for the 2018 New England Chapter ISA Annual Conference & Tradshow.

Hilton Mystic

Mystic , CT