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

Commons Elm
Tree of the Month
Within the English Commons of the city of Norris stands this magnificent American elm planted by the Tennessee Valley Authority in mid-1930. MORE
Featured Arboretum
The Cooper Young Arboretum, situated in an almost-60-block historic neighborhood, encompasses trees found in front yards, parks, businesses, and schools within the neighborhood. MORE
Cooper Young
replant gatlinburg
Give $50 to plant a tree
Volunteer to plan and plant
Buy a book to give $15


the Key

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

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

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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