Sources for More Information

Bulletin #66: Not Your Father’s Arboriculture

Quick links to additional information for this issue is arranged below in the order featured in the bulletin.

Inventories and Assessments

  • Available i-Tree suite applications
  • A guide to literature and information about Monitoring and Assessment of Urban Forests and Trees
  • OpenTreeMap is an amazing open-source software package that displays the city’s trees on a map and allows the public to modify or add data about specific trees or planting sites (with administrator approval). Internet users can also obtain information about the trees or sites, including the ecoservices provided.

Major Suppliers of Arboriculture Equipment

This is a partial list of general supply firms with no endorsements intended:

Nursery Suppliers

Better Methods of Tree Care

This is a partial list of suppliers or sources of more information. No endorsements intended:

Research for the Future

Two good places to start to review social science work in urban forestry are the websites of the University of Illinois’ Landscape and Human Health Laboratory and the University of Washington’s Human Dimensions of Urban Forestry and Urban Greening.

A leader in the ecosystem services of urban trees is the USDA Northern Research Station.

There are many scientific papers on the topic of research related to structure and mechanical forces.

American National Standards Institute

More Information

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