Municipal Forestry Institute


Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center
229 E Litchfield Rd
Litchfield, CT
United States

Do You Have What It Takes To Move Yourself or Your Urban Forestry Effort To The Next Level?
The Municipal Forestry Institute (or MFI) may be able to take you there! MFI is an exciting, high‐level training opportunity educating people in the leadership and managerial aspects of urban forestry. This week‐long intensive educational program delivers a challenging opportunity to grow a more successful community tree program. Come learn and master leadership and management tools of program administration, coalition building, strategic thinking, program planning, and public relations by investing a week in your personal growth and development.

Who Should Attend?
People who plan, manage, or advocate for urban forestry efforts and who want to become more effective leaders.

Past MFI classes have included:

  • City Foresters and City Arborists
  • Urban Foresters, Municipal Arborists, City Planners, Tree Wardens
  • State Urban Forestry Staff
  • Municipal Tree Advocates
  • Non‐Profit Organization Staff

Read the program flyer and go to the Society of Municipal Arborists website for more information.