Sources for More Information

Bulletin #29: How to Plan for Management

Contact with other Communities

One of the best sources for help with planning is to see what other communities are doing in your state. For the best examples and assistance, contact the urban and community forestry coordinator in your state forester’s office. A list can be found in our Community Foresters Directory.

Helpful Publications

  • Urban & Community Forestry—A Practical Guide to Sustainability by James R. Fazio. Available from the Arbor Day Foundation.
  • A Guide to Starting and Developing Community Forestry Programs by Craig Foss, Corinne Row, James Fazio and Ronald Mahoney. Available from the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho.

Some Useful Links

  • To obtain full information about the i-Tree suite of software, go to itreetools.org.
  • For a variety of management planning publications and information, browse Tree Link’s site via a search on “management planning.”

More Information

Call 1-888-448-7337 Monday–Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM CST


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