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Pests
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Cool weather can amplify attacks of tree-killing bark beetle »
As a warming climate invites the destructive southern pine beetle to expand its northern range,...
Monday, May 14, 2018
Top 5 Damaging Insects Homeowners Need to Watch for on Trees and Shrubs »
  When damaging insects attack a tree or shrub, pest control by an ISA Certified Arborist m...
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Expect these fuzzy guys to pitch silky tents in the trees around your Lowcountry home »
  Warmer weather has arrived, and so have tent caterpillars. These are moth larvae that b...
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...

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
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
How to fix trees that are planted too deeply in containers »
It is sad but true that almost all trees for sale in garden centers are too deep in the containers....
Thursday, March 28, 2019
It’s Tree Planting Time »
Planting a tree in your yard can be beneficial for years to come. Some of the benefits include...
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
A Landscape Designer’s Wild Garden »
THE NEW YORK-BASED landscape designer Deborah Nevins spends much of her time taming profusion. Over her three-decade caree...
Friday, January 4, 2019
Call for women to take up jobs working with trees »
A new initiative aims to encourage more women to consider a career working with trees....
Thursday, January 3, 2019
How to recycle your Christmas tree and help restore the coast »
As most Louisianians know, a number of environmental and human factors ranging from &...

Tree Care Tips (Pruning, Water, and More)
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
A Tree Grows in — Well, You Don’t Want to Know »
REDDING, Calif. —  If you have traveled along the roads, street and highways, chances are...
Sunday, February 10, 2019
Tree trimmers explain how to prevent limb breakage »
Oklahoma City, Okla —  The weight from snow and ice accumulation might make your trees...
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...

Tree Facts
Monday, March 11, 2019
Fun Facts About Trees »
Trees are arguably the most valuable plants in our gardens, simply because it takes so long for...
Friday, February 8, 2019
This Desert Life: The tallest Joshua tree. Where is it? »
Finding the tallest Joshua tree in the Mojave Desert seems an impossible task.  ...
Sunday, January 13, 2019
Are Trees Sentient Beings? Certainly, Says German Forester »
As a student in forestry school, Peter Wohlleben was trained to look at trees exclusively as an...
Thursday, January 10, 2019
How Much of a Tree Is Alive? »
Only 1 percent of a dormant mature tree is biologically living while the rest is composed of non-...
Monday, December 17, 2018
The First Christmas Tree »
Prince Albert, Queen Victoria’s consort, is usually credited with having introduced the Christmas tree...

Tree Health
Friday, January 25, 2019
Arborist Bart Fusco Shares Some Must-Know Winter Tree Care Tips »
After 48 years in the tree trade, Registered Consulting Arborist and  Fox Tree Service owner...
Thursday, January 24, 2019
What are 'tree ears' and are they bad news for your trees? »
Mushrooms growing on the trunks of your trees? Tree ears (or shelf fungi) are signs of disease...
Thursday, December 20, 2018
Is the tree debris in your yard a nuisance or sign of a larger problem? »
Debris falling from trees is usually normal and nothing more than a little bit of a nuisance....
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...

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...

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