Sources for More Information
Bulletin #78: Finding New Friends for Urban Forestry
Links to Organizations Featured
- Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, including the Team Players Handbook.
- The National Association of Conservation Districts provides a guide to conservation districts throughout the United States, including the one featured in Tree City USA Bulletin No. 78.
- TreePhilly, a program of the Philadelphia Parks & Recreation Department and sponsors of the Arborly Love program.
- TED talks, including independent TEDx events.
- Brewing a Better Forest and the program’s partner sponsor, People for Parks.
- Portland, Oregon’s Friends of Trees.
- Although not included in Bulletin 78, a presenter at the 2014 Partners in Conservation Conference was Michael Farrell, the director of the Uihlein Forest – Cornell University’s Sugar Maple Research & Extension Field Station, with ideas for incorporating syrup production into urban forestry programs. His ideas are presented in The Sugarmaker’s Companion: An Integrated Approach to Producing Syrup from Maple, Birch, and Walnut Trees.