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Artwork
Monday, August 17, 2020
Apple plants timber "Tree Canopy" at center of circular glass store »
Apple and Foster + Partners certainly go to a lot of effort to lend each flagship Apple Store its own identity – from ...
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
When a 200-year-old oak tree died in Whitefish Bay, this family hired a local sculptor to turn it in »
When a Whitefish Bay family’s 200-year-old oak tree died, they hired a local sculptor who carved the tree’s decaying trunk...
Friday, February 9, 2018
National Exhibition of Botanical Illustrations Travels from NY to CA in May »
  One of the planet's most important and beautiful resources—its trees—will be spotlighted i...
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Arlington tree transformed into enchanted castle by local chainsaw artist »
  WASHINGTON  - A decaying maple tree in Virginia has been turned into a work of art b...
Friday, November 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
15 woodpiles that have been stacked into gorgeous works of art »
When   making a woodpile  it’s important to make sure that it’s raised slightly above ground to ensure drainage...

ASCA News
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Vine & Branch Awarded TCIA Safety Award »
Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA) Safety Awards recognize “exemplary action” by awarding The Outstanding Company Cont...
Monday, January 16, 2017
Draft of the 10th Edition of the Guide for Plant Appraisal Released Today »
The seven sponsoring organizations of the Council of Tree and Landscape Appraisers (CTLA) have released a draft of the 10t...
Monday, December 5, 2016
ASCA Announces 2017 Board of Directors »
View the list of 2017 ASCA Board of Directors now.

Bark and Trunk Concerns
Wednesday, July 1, 2020
Salt Damage in Wood: Controlled Laboratory Exposures and Mechanical Property Measurements »
Salt-damaged wood is common, but little is known about the mechanism by which salt water alters the wood structure. &...
Friday, June 26, 2020
The Protective Role of Bark and Bark Fibers of the Giant Sequoia (Sequoiadendron giganteum) during H »
The giant sequoia has developed effective strategies to protect itself against external influences in its natural environm...
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Forests bouncing back from beetles, but elk and deer slowing recovery »
New research reveals that even simultaneous bark beetle outbreaks are not a death sentence to...
Monday, April 1, 2019
Shawnee gardening: The naked tree »
People take trees for granted until one falls on your house or car. You are miserably warm on a...
Monday, February 25, 2019
GLT's Grow: What To Ponder Before Carving Your Initials Into A Tree »
We’ve all seen initials, maybe surrounded by a heart, carved into a tree. The tree survives,...

Conservation
Friday, October 9, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
New England’s Forests Are Sick. They Need More Tree Doctors. »
The trees in Eastern US forests are dying. Rising temperatures, changing season length, extreme weather—all various manife...
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Can Genetic Engineering Bring Back the American Chestnut? »
The tree helped build industrial America before disease wiped out an estimated three billion or more of them. To revive th...
Friday, May 8, 2020
Look beyond rainforests to protect trees, scientists say »
Temperate and tropical dry forests—not just rainforests—are home to thousands of unique tree species, a new study reveals....
Wednesday, April 22, 2020
The History of Earth Day »
Earth Day 1970 gave a voice to an emerging public consciousness about the state of our...
Wednesday, August 28, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Forestry practice inspired by wildfire could help save grizzly bears, study shows »
A shift in how Alberta forests are managed could benefit grizzly bears, according to new research from the University of A...

Environment
Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Arbor Day Foundation Names Hopewell Township Tree City USA »
Hopewell Township has been named a 2019 Tree City USA® by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective...
Tuesday, July 21, 2020
The street tree gets a smart makeover »
The condition of the urban forest goes beyond pure aesthetics. A leafy city is a cooler, cleaner city; it’s simply a nicer...
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Pattern analysis of phylogenetic trees could reveal connections between evolution, ecology »
In biology, phylogenetic trees represent the evolutionary history and diversification of species—the ''family tree'' of li...
Friday, July 10, 2020
What happens if you cut down all of a city's trees? »
By 2050, it's estimated that over 65% of the world will be living in cities. We may think of nature as being unconnected t...
Monday, June 15, 2020
Outdoor Adventurers: Beware Invasive Species »
Enjoying a local park trail or nature reserve? Be careful: it could mark the beginning of a non-native species introductio...

Forests
Monday, October 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fall Foliage Prediction Map »
The 2020 Fall Foliage Map is the ultimate visual planning guide to the annual progressive changing of the leaves. While no...
Saturday, September 19, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Number and Spatial Distribution of Forest-Proximate People Globally »
A recently published article found that globally, 1.6 billion rural people lived within 5 km of a forest in 2012. Of these...
Tuesday, September 15, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
Superior’s reforestation project takes root with aerial seeding »
This spring, nearly 3 million jack pine seeds fell from the sky over the Superior National Forest, holding the promise of...
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Small trees offer hope for rainforests »
Small trees that grow up in drought conditions could form the basis of more drought-resistant rainforests, new research su...
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Trees as Infrastructure »
We know that achieving our increasingly higher climate mitigation and adaptation targets...

Hiring a Consulting Arborist
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Be careful when hiring someone to clean up trees »
Editor’s note: This column is being reprinted in light of the tree damage caused by Hurricane Matthew. I have fielde...

Leaf, Seed, and Flower Concerns
Monday, May 11, 2020
Important flowering plants for city-dwelling honey bees »
Trees, shrubs and woody vines are among the top food sources for honey bees in urban environments, according to an interna...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Want to help fight citrus greening disease? Take the leaves off that orange before sharing it »
Southern Californians are being urged this summer to help fight a disease that threatens to...
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
European Ash Epidemic From Just One or Two Spores »
  Europe’s ash dieback epidemic could have been caused by just one or two mushroom-like frui...

Litigation
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Ten cherry trees to be moved feet away tomorrow to make room for NFL draft stage »
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — The work to remove 10 cherry trees from downtown Nashville &...
Sunday, April 7, 2019
Airport's tree cuttings cause stir »
TRAVERSE CITY — More trees are coming down in Traverse City, leaving empty lots that...
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
700-year-old tree set on fire by unidentified perpetrators »
A 700-year-old registered tree has been set on fire and its branches have been cut by...

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