TUFC Urban Forestry Conference October 5-6 in Knoxville

Urban forestry conference October 5-6 in Knoxville

The 26th annual conference presented by TUFC focuses on future challenges October 5-6 at University of Tennessee Knoxville.

Breakout sessions feature biology and business tracks; workshops focus on building better tree boards, and tree selection and pollination. MORE

TUFC EVENTS April 28 Opening of Governor's Residence Arboretum Nashville
May 3 The Big Payback Fundraiser benefiting Replant Gatlinburg
May 20 Urban Gardening Festival Booth Ellington Ag Center, Nashville, 9am
June 10-13 Tennessee Municipal League Booth Murfreesboro
July 20 Board Meeting Ellington Ag Center, Holman building, 10am
October 5-6 Urban Forestry Conference Knoxville
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Tree of the Month
Middle Tennessee's Cherokee Oak stands on the Old Walton wagon road, part of the Trail of Tears in 1830. MORE
Featured Arboretum
Knoxville's Mabry-Hazen House was built in 1858 on Mabry's Hill, now a Level 1 greenspace with 34 labeled species. MORE
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replant gatlinburg
Give $50 to plant a tree
Volunteer to plan and plant
Buy a book to give $15

Resources

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Got tree questions?

Planting, maintenance, arborists, insects and diseases, resources: We've got answers.
What Tree Is That

What Tree Is That?

164-page pocket field guide uses a step-by-step approach with color illustrations to identify 250 trees in the eastern U.S. ORDER
EAB

Emerald ash borer

  • 59 counties under quarantine. Map
  • All ash species are at risk of dying.
  • Significant trees can sometimes be saved with annual chemical treatments, if diagnosed early.
  • Dont Move Firewood
  • Slow the spread: Stop moving firewood.
  • State infoNational info

Make your home a tree sanctuary

Tree Sanctuary
Join TUFC’s residential arboretum program. MORE

Get great member discounts

TreeLink
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Trees of Tennessee

Price includes $15 Gatlinburg donation

  • 128-page hardcover book
  • Over 150 images including 68 significant state trees
  • Facts about notable species, landmark and historic trees MORE