Calendar & Events

Arbormaster Tree Climbing Methods, Work Positioning & Best Practice

Three-day module - no prerequisites other than the eligibility to attend requirements.

Hosted by Shelter Tree

North Attleboro, MA

ArborMaster Precision Tree Felling, Chain Saw Safety & Handling

Two-day module - no prerequisites other than the eligibility to attend requirements.

Hosted by Shelter Tree

Attleboro, MA

EAB University Webcast: Thousand Cankers Disease

Free webcast in the Fall 2017 EAB University webinar series

http://www.emeraldashborer.info/eabu.php

online, IN

ISA Certification Exam

Registration deadline is October 4, 2017

Orono, ME

Northern Woodlands Conference

A fun, informal weekend with the Northern Woodlands crew at the Hulbert Outdoor Center on Lake Morey, engaging with writers, scientists, artists, and educators.

The Hulburt Outdoor Center

Fairlee, VT

Wood in Stream: Exploring the ecological value and practice of adding large wood in New Hampshire's first order streams

Workshop Descriptions
This two-part workshop will provide a comprehensive
overview and guide for why and how large wood can be added to headwater (first order) streams to improve their function and habitat value.

Albany , NH

ArborMaster Level 1 Arborist Rigging Applications

Pre-requisites: • L1 Tree Climbing Methods & Best Practice • L1 Precision Felling, Chain Saw Handling, Safety, and Ergonomics Course Description

Hosted by Shelter Tree

Attleboro, MA

MAA Safety Saves and Dinner Meeting

Twice-yearly safety program from the Massachusetts Arborists Association.

Safety Saves: Elm Bank / Dinner Meeting: Ken's Steak House

Wellesley, MA

Those Leaves Look Tasty: Trees from the Point of View of Commonly Encountered Defoliators

We are all familiar with the damage than can be caused in our landscapes by gypsy moth and winter moth. However, there are numerous leaf-chewing insects that also demand our attention. Did you know that it is not only the Order Lepidoptera that sports some voracious defoliators? Representatives from the Hymenoptera include the dogwood sawfly and the European pine sawfly and Coleopterans such as the imported willow leaf beetle can also be pests. See examples of the damage these defoliators can create and explore management techniques to keep them at bay.

Framingham, MA

The Latest in Rope Dynamics & Rope Safety

It's all about safety. When you're working hard, and putting yourself in potentially dangerous situations, you need to have confidence that your equipment will serve you well. We'll look at what's new in climbing and rigging line for today's professional arborist including the importance of rope energy absorption capability, the latest inspection protocol, rope replacement recommendations, ergonomics, and fiber technologies -- all of which are designed to keep you safer and improve productivity.

Wellesley, MA

Electrical Hazard Awareness Program - English

This workshop will make attendees aware of the hazards all tree care workers face when they work around energized electrical conductors. This awareness is an essential part of basic tree care safety.

Berlin, CT

TCIA Expo

2017 TCIA Expo at the Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio

Columbus, OH

Online Course: Urban Forest Adaptation Planning and Practices

The Northern Institute of Applied Climate Science and USDA Northern Forests Climate Hub are offering the Forest Adaptation Planning and Practices training as an online course for urban foresters and natural resource managers (7, 1.5 hour sessions).

N/A, DC

TREE Fund Webinar: Emerald Ash Borer--CANCELLED

Dr. Dan Herms (The Ohio State University) on EAB – CANCELLED. Will be rescheduled.

www.treefund.org

N/A, UT

Wood in Streams: Exploring the ecological value and practice of adding large wood in New Hampshire's first order streams

A two part workshop (Participants attending Workshop II must first
attend Workshop I)

Workshop II: A practitioner’s guide to adding large wood in NH’s first order streams. This workshop is a hands-on workshop designed for contractors interested in learning how to add wood to streams following the specifications of the NH Fish and Game Department, the NH Department of
Environmental Services, and the Natural Resources
Conservation Service.

Albany, NH

Urban Forestry Today Webcast

Performing an Urban Site Assessment of Street Tree Planting Sites with Dr. Bryant Scharenbroch

www.joinwebinar.com

Amherst, MA

Society of Municipal Arborists 53rd Annual Conference

Annual conference of the Society of Municipal Arborists

Tulsa, OK

Partners in Community Forestry Annual Conference

Annual conference organized by the Arbor Day Foundation

Hyatt Regency

Tulsa, OK

New England Grows

Conference of Massachusetts Green Industry Partners - Boston, MA

Boston, MA

ISA Certification Exam

Registration deadline is November 9, 2017.

Boston, MA

2017 ASCA Annual Conference

Annual conference of the American Society of Consulting Arborists

Skamania Lodge

Stevenson, WA

New England Grows

New England Grows is a 3 day event being held from 29th November to the 1st December 2017 at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC) in Boston, United States Of America. The horticulture show that has established its name by cutting edge contemporary show of green industry will again be coming in front of audience. Over hundred exhibitors are going to present, supply the brightest ideas, the hottest plants, and the latest technology from the horticulture industry.

Boston, MA

Electrical Hazard Awareness Program - SPANISH

This workshop will be given in Spanish to attendees to make them aware of the hazards all tree care workers face when they work around energized electrical conductors. This awareness is an essential part of basic tree care safety. It is recommended that all people who work in tree care take an EHAP course.
This one day workshop will be led by Leo Roldan, Certified Arborist, Certified Tree Worker Specialist, Certified Aerial Lift Specialist, Certified Treecare Safety Professional and TCIA EHAP instructor.

Norwalk, CT

TREE Fund Webinar

Drought Tolerance in Trees – Improving Tree Selection for Challenging Urban Sites - Andrew Hirons, PhD, Myerscough College, U.K.

http://www.treefund.org/webinars

online, UT

Maine Arborist Licensing Exam

Exam to become a licensed arborist in Maine

Marquardt Building, Room 224

Augusta, ME

ISA Certification Exam

Registration deadline is November 20, 2017

Orono, ME

Free: Urban Forest Connections Webinar

Save the Date! Topic TBD

online

Washington, DC

Urban Forestry Today Webcast

Pruning Practices to Manage Risk & Enhance Urban Wildlife with Mark Reiland

www.joinwebinar.com

Amherst, MA

Mass. Tree Wardens' and Foresters' Association Annual Conference

105th Annual Conference

Sturbridge Host Hotel and Conference Center

Sturbridge, MA

Municipal Forestry Institute

The Municipal Forestry Institute is an exciting, high‐level training opportunity educating people in the leadership and
managerial aspects of urban forestry. Registration deadline: December 1.

Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

Litchfield, CT

Deadline for NEC-ISA Arbor Day Grant

Deadline to submit application for 2018 New England Chapter Arbor Day Grant

Nowell, MA

NEC-ISA Scholarship Application Deadline

NEC ISA scholarship applications due April 1.

Scholarship Application Deadline

Norwell, MA

2018 New England Chapter ISA Annual Conference & Tradeshow

SAVE THE DATE for the 2018 New England Chapter ISA Annual Conference & Tradshow.

Hilton Mystic

Mystic , CT