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How to Choose an Arborist

What is an arborist? An arborist is a specialist trained and certified in the planting, care, and maintenance of trees.

Category: Arborists

Mount Washington Community Development Corporation

MWCDC is the leading force behind the creation of Pittsburgh’s newest park, Emerald View Park – 235 acres of trails, forests, and passive green space.

Category: local organization


The single most beneficial thing you can do for any tree is to mulch it properly.


Category: Tree Maintenance

Newly Graduated Tree Tenders

Hello Tree Tender!

Thanks to all that participated in Lawrenceville for the
Tree Tenders class series. This page contains
the links to the archived presentations. Check back often as new resource
material will be added soon.

Category: Education

Nine Mile Run Watershed Association

NMRWA works to ensure the restoration and protection of the Nine Mile Run Watershed through citizen engagementdemonstration projects, and 

Category: local organization

PA Community Forestry Council

PACFC serves as a vehicle for DCNR Bureau of Forestry and Penn State University to guides a statewide program that provides technical and financial assistance for communities and volunteer groups.

Category: local organization

Penn State Extension

Penn State Extension staff is there to provide you with technical expertise on everything from food production to tree pests and diseases. Learn more about their many education programs hosted throughout the year.

Category: local organization


PestBurgh is a report by the Pest & Disease Management Working Group of the Urban Forest Master Plan.

Phipps Conservatory Botanical Garden

Awaken your senses. Immerse yourself in 17 distinct botanical experiences. Encounter something of the secret life of plants and glimpse one of the world's greenest public gardens. Yes! They have fantastic trees too!

Category: local organization

Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy

The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy was founded in 1996 by a group of citizens concerned with the deteriorating conditions of Pittsburgh's parks.


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