Recent information on urban trees and forests May 2019

Below are fantastic links from  Dale Blahna who is a social scientist with the USFS locally. I’m sure there is a lot here to work with to make the case for/steward/protect trees.

Advocacy News

New Research

Public Health Findings –

Citizen Science Articles –

Grey to Green Conference

Location:  Minneapolis, MN -September 30-October 1

USFS Announces FY19 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) Request for Applications

Deadline: June 28

1st Global i-Tree Science and User Symposium:  Discovering the Value of Your Forest

Dates: June 16-19

Location:  Syracuse, NY

PLOS one has a call for urban ecosystem papers

Deadline: July 12

Groundwork USA Announces Call for Letters of Interest – apply for your city to become the next Groundwork partner

Deadline: July 31

Call for Paper – Special issue of “Forests” focused on “Benefits of the Urban Forest Under Global Change”

Deadline:  September 25

Information above thanks to :

Phillip Rodbell
National Program Lead, Urban Forest Research
U.S. Forest Service

Research and Development

201 14th St SW Washington, DC 20250
Caring for the land and serving people







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