Author Archives: Karen Doherty

Does Your Community Have a Tree Inventory?

Researchers at UMass Amherst are conducting an ongoing study on commonalities between street trees planted in municipalities around the globe.  Dr. Brian Kane, Mass. Arborists Association Professor of Arboriculture, and Dr. Bethany Bradley, Associate Professor of Biogeography, are collecting data … Continue reading

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Register Now for 2019 Annual Conference

Online registration is now available. Join us in Sturbridge on January 8-9, 2019 to attend two education-packed days, connect with colleagues and vendors, and earn continuing education credits. To view the full program and to download a registration form, see … Continue reading

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2018 Forest Health Aerial Survey Results Now Available

Massachusetts DCR has made available the 2018 results of their annual Forest Health Survey. View 2018 Aerial Survey map, as well as the list of the Aerial Survey Acreage Totals 2018, detailed by county.

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Western Mass. Tree Wardens FALL meeting – with pesticide credit

Registration is now open for the Fall Dinner Meeting of the Western Mass. Tree Wardens.  This event at the Bluebonnet Diner will feature speakers Springfield’s Alex Sherman on Contracting Urban Forest Work, and DCR’s Ken Gooch giving us the latest Forest … Continue reading

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SEMTWAA 55th Annual Field Day & Equipment Show

The Southeastern Mass. Tree Wardens’ and Arborists’ Association (SEMTWAA) will host its annual Field Day and Equipment Show on September 20 at the Upland Sportsman’s Club in Plympton, MA. Register now to attend and enjoy the classic chicken barbecue, visit … Continue reading

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