Tennessee Urban Forestry Council
and Heritage Trees
Awards of Excellence
Notable Trees Exhibit
Center of Excellence
Promoting healthy and sustainable urban and community forests
Keep up with TUFC
Celebrating our 25th anniversary with 25 tree plantings at TUFC arboreta and a special event at the Governor's Residence.
2016 urban forestry conference Oct 6-7 in Murfreesboro
Three residences named tree sanctuaries
TAEP application deadline is July 1; riparian option added
TUFC arboreta add two, recertify two
Link your Kroger Plus card to TUFC
TREE OF THE MONTH
Sycamore Valley Overlook Oak, Cheatham County
Back in 1835, this white oak stood on a hill overlooking a mill and village.
Lichterman Natural Center
The Level 2 arboretum in Memphis has 66 labeled trees.
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Celebrate the top trees in Tennessee!
Hardcover 128-page coffee table book
Over 150 images including 68 significant state trees
Facts about notable species, landmark and historic trees
Got questions about planting, maintenance, arborists, resources, or insects and diseases?
We've got answers!
What Tree Is That?
This 164-page pocket field guide takes a step-by-step approach using full-color botanical illustrations to identify 250 common trees in the eastern United States.
Emerald ash borer
47 counties including Davidson are now under state/federal quarantine.
EAB cannot be contained, and all ash species are at risk of dying.
Significant trees can sometimes be saved with annual chemical treatments, if diagnosed early.
The most important way to slow the spread of EAB is to stop moving firewood.
Make your home a tree sanctuary
You can now designate your property as a tree sanctuary with TUFC’s new program for residences.
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Arbor Care of East Tennessee
Arbor Medics Tree Specialist
Davey Tree Expert
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First South Financial
Follis Tree Preservation
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Rock Bridge Trees
Timberline Tree & Lawn Care
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