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New Video Shows the Urban Forest Strike Team in Action

Tyler Stevenson and other state staff in Ohio have developed a short video to summarize their use of the Urban Forest Strike Team (UFST) to assess tree damage in  the Dayton area after tornados struck there in 2019. The Massachusetts … Continue reading

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Financial Assistance Is Available for UMass Green School

UMass Extension’s Green School is a comprehensive 12-day certificate short course for Green Industry professionals taught by UMass Extension Specialists, University of Massachusetts faculty, and guest presenters. For eligible employers, the Green School registration fee may be partially reimbursed (up to 50%) through … Continue reading

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UMass Green School Update

Green School is going VIRTUAL! The COVID-19 pandemic has necessitated a temporary shift to remote delivery, and thus dramatic changes in the way that UMass will be offering the program for 2020. Click here for complete information on this course. Green School is … Continue reading

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Principles of Arboriculture: UMass Announces Online Course

New England Chapter ISA Tree Fund Liaison and UMass professor, Kristina Bezanson, is thrilled to be able to announce her upcoming online course! Offered by the University of Massachusetts University Without Walls, and taught by Kristina Bezanson, this Fall Semester 2020 course … Continue reading

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The Arbor Day seedling sale is still on!

Although many Arbor Day celebrations are being postponed or cancelled due to preventive measures around COVID-19, our seedlings are still available to be ordered and shipped. Pre-bagged seedlings. If you ordered – or plan to order – pre-bagged seedlings, our … Continue reading

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