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Pests
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Hartford's Borer-Infested Ash Trees Are Coming Down »
  Thousands of Hartford’s insect-infested ash trees are at risk of collapsing, and many have...
Friday, November 25, 2016
Texas watching, and waiting, for beetle infestation »
As far as invasions go, the emerald ash borer's foray into Texas has so far been a ho-hum affair, and that's a good thing...

Publications
Monday, June 18, 2018
5 times people used trees to change the world »
Here are five stories celebrating trees and the people who love them.  ...
Friday, February 16, 2018
Applied Trees Biology »
  Hirons, A.D., and P.A Thomas. 2018. Applied Trees Biology. Hoboken: Wiley Blackwell. ISB...
Friday, January 19, 2018   (1 Comment - view/add)
Marty Shaw, RCA #470 Announces Release of New Publication »
  Marty Shaw, RCA #470 has announced the coming publication of his new book The Professio...

Root and Soil Concerns
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
In Pyeongchang, trees get help to resist the wind »
We expected the cold. It was, after all, the Winter Olympics.  ...
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Drip drop, how do trees make flooding stop? »
Natural disasters often strike without warning and wreak havoc wherever they land. A city can...
Monday, May 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Soil Microbes May Be Orchestrating Tree Migrations »
As the climate warms and some tree species shift toward cooler, more hospitable habitats, new research finds soil microbes...

Seasonal
Thursday, November 22, 2018
New Thanksgiving Tradition: Thankful Tree »
Give thanks in a new way this holiday season. Invite friends and family to share what they are...
Sunday, November 11, 2018
Year-round gardening: November tree checkup »
Once you’ve raked the leaves and needles, it’s tempting to stop thinking about tree health....
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Now is the time to plant shade trees. Here’s how to choose the best one for your yard »
Maybe it will come as news to many gardeners, but October is the very best month to buy...
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Mystery of the tree that came back from the dead »
A huge fir tree which was torn out of the ground in stormy weather and left lying strewn across a...
Monday, September 3, 2018
Half the trees along busy stretch of Sunnyside have 'fire blight' »
About half the trees along a busy stretch of Sunnyside Road have been infected with a...

Tree Care Tips (Pruning, Water, and More)
Friday, May 4, 2018
Out on a limb »
  Jamie Schlittenhart picks out a particularly tall and robust silver maple from the urban fo...
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Pruning olive trees is a balance of art, lore and science »
  TORRETTA, Sicily (AP) — Watching Giovanni Caruso prune an olive tree is like observing a m...
Thursday, April 19, 2018
On Nature column: Use care with tree pruning »
  Trees and shrubs are now emerging from their dormant winter state and may require attentio...
Monday, April 2, 2018
Gardening: How to help newly planted trees get a jump on growing »
  Newly planted trees need a steady supply of water and this reality presents a special cha...
Sunday, January 7, 2018
New Year's resolutions for your trees »
by Eric Hoyer, RCA #482 As I do at the beginning of each year, I ask my readers to make New Year’s resolutions regardin...

Tree Facts
Monday, December 17, 2018
The First Christmas Tree »
Prince Albert, Queen Victoria’s consort, is usually credited with having introduced the Christmas tree...
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Did you know there are thousands of bugs in real Christmas trees? »
Researchers say that there are thousands of bugs in Christmas trees.  ...
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Genetic behavior reveals cause of death in poplars essential to ecosystems, industry »
Scientists studying a valuable, but vulnerable, species of poplar have identified the genetic...
Friday, October 5, 2018
Genetic differences in trees untouched by mountain pine beetles »
A University of Montana researcher has discovered that mountain pine beetles may avoid...
Friday, September 14, 2018
The tree that bleeds... metal? »
Heavy metals like nickel and zinc are usually the last thing that plants want to grow next to...

Tree Health
Friday, September 28, 2018
In Eastern US, adult trees adapt and acclimate to local climate »
Trees growing in temperate forests in the eastern US show strong adaptation or acclimation to...
Sunday, September 23, 2018
For carbon storage, biodiversity can help -- or hurt »
Biodiversity plays a significant role in forest carbon storage, but surprisingly less than...
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Sweden's oldest oak tree still stands tall despite health problems »
Sweden's oldest oak tree is fighting for survival, with concerns raised over its deteriorating health....
Friday, July 27, 2018
Why do trees sleep badly? »
  You may think that trees and other plants are stationary and passive organisms that just s...
Thursday, June 14, 2018
Orange growths on juniper trees signal cedar-apple rust »
Many homeowners have been startled this spring by strange growths on juniper trees, &...

Tree Ordinances
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Encinitas must decide if ficus trees are worth the cost »
  It could cost $1.2 million over the next five years to prune all of downtown's huge ficus...
Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Local tree ordinances could be cut in Texas »
I   n January 2015, a few weeks before taking office as...
Tuesday, May 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Proposal To Protect City Trees Will Get A Hearing This Week »
After months of informal discussions, an updated tree protection ordinance is scheduled for a Louisville Metro Council com...

Tree Planting Tips and Species Recommendations
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Understanding Tree Location Importance »
By Tree Services Magazine Ask anyone over 50 years old, “What was the key phrase for good business in the 1970s?” If t...
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Trees in Containers »
By Tree Services Magazine Many trees planted in containers perform poorly. Some decline rapidly after planting, while...

Tree Risk Assessment
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
A tree crew battles to clean up after Hurricane Florence, one house at a time »
Kathy Matthews awoke around 4:15 a.m. Monday to a tremendous crash and leapt to her window to f...
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
A tree crew battles to clean up after Hurricane Florence, one house at a time »
Kathy Matthews awoke around 4:15 a.m. Monday to a tremendous crash and leapt to her window to f...

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