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Small communities, big communities, in-between communities

The new Qualified Tree Warden training course will cover what tree wardens need to know to do their jobs, no matter what the size of the community.  Sharpen your skills, expand your knowledge, and learn from your colleagues as well … Continue reading

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Register now for the fall meeting

Coming up on September 26th, the fall meeting of the Western Mass Tree Wardens at Northampton’s Bluebonnet Diner will feature perennial favorite Ken Gooch of Mass. DCR and news from the City of Northampton about how its tree program is … Continue reading

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This week: Western Mass. Tree Wardens

Come for the dinner meeting at the Bluebonnet Diner in Northampton on June 20th to hear Nick Brazee from UMass Extension on the latest on forest health conditions in Massachusetts, and Dan Mayer describing how he has grown Mayer Tree … Continue reading

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Thomas F. Houston 1944-2017

We are saddened to report the passing of Tom Houston on April 24 following a brief illness. There will be a memorial service  on June 10, 2017 from 2-4 pm in Memorial Hall at UMass Amherst. Tom was a longtime … Continue reading

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Tree Planting and Chainsaw Safety: Registrations Now Open

These popular workshops are again available this spring. Chainsaw Safety will be held on May 16 in Wellesley, and Establishing Trees in Urban Environments (Tree Planting) on June 6 in Andover.

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