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  • December 4, 2019

    First Aid – CPR Renewal Course

    Streamside Green
    Give yourself and your crews the gift of safety this December! Go into 2020 with a refreshed knowledge of First Aid and a renewed CPR card.
    This two-hour refresher class is not your typical FA/CPR training. It is customized

  • November 25, 2019

    Arborist Exchange Program

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    The Arborist Exchange Program offers municipal foresters, utility arborists, and tree non-profit managers around the world the opportunity to engage with colleagues and experience urban forestry challenges and successes in varying political and cultural settings. Participants will spend one

  • October 28, 2019

    Arborists Needed: Help Replant Native Trees Nov. 16th on the Texas Coast After Hurricane Harvey!

    Help Replant Native Trees on the Texas Coast After Hurricane Harvey!
    Arborists Needed in Aransas County on November 16th
    On August 25, 2017, Hurricane Harvey made landfall on the Texas coast with sustained winds of 130mph. Leaving behind $125 billion in damage

  • October 8, 2019

    2019 Texas Tree Conference – Thanks!

    Thank you to all the attendees, speakers, volunteers and others who helped to make the 2019 Texas Tree Conference a big success. If you want to see the award winners, event pictures and speaker presentations, click here.
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  • August 2, 2019

    Have you seen European elm scale?

    Dr. Mike Merchant, a researcher in College Station is looking for wild populations of European elm scale https://bugguide.net/node/view/122456 (part of research on crape myrtle bark scale biocontrol). Specific host preference among the elms is uncertain at this time, but

  • July 17, 2019

    2019 September Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ) Renewal

    The TRAQ re-qualification is a one-day refresher with five hours of instruction and three hours to take the exam. Registration Deadline is August 26, 2019. The TRAQ credential is valid for five years from the date it is earned. Current TRAQ holders

  • April 11, 2019

    It’s Time to Register!!! 2019 Texas Tree Climbing Championship and Arbor Fair

    2019 Texas Tree Climbing Championship and Arbor Fair
    May 16-18, 2019
    San Gabriel Park, Georgetown, Texas
    We need you! Sign up today!
    This year, in addition to the exciting competition, there will also be a bilingual pre-climb trauma and aerial rescue workshop, equipment and

  • February 11, 2019

    Cranes and Trees – A Workshop With Mark Chisholm

    A workshop focusing on practical and advanced rigging, estimation of weight, and proper cuts associated with crane use. It will include class time and an outdoor demonstration. Mark Chisholm, working arborist, instructor and ISA world champion climber will lead the