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2018 Urban & Community Forestry Webinar Series for Extension Agents
New Urban Forestry Site Provides Help to Conserve Energy
Become a Member of the New eXtension CoP:  Trees and Energy Conservation!

Southern Regional Extension Forestry is leading the first urban forestry Community of Practice in eXtension! Already made up of Extension, agency, and industry personnel from across the nation, we are always looking for more urban forestry expertise!

eLearn Urban Forestry:  The USFS and SREF have Launched a Brand New Professional Development Program in Urban Forestry

eLearn Urban Forestry is an online, interactive professional development program in all things Urban Forestry designed specifically for beginning urban foresters, traditionally trained foresters working in urban landscapes and allied professionals such as landscape architects, public works employees and planners.

The Urban Forestry eLearning Project

An Urban Forestry module provided by Southern Regional Extension Forestry, the Urban and Community Forestry Program, and the Southern Group of State Foresters.


May 6-9, 2013. Overland Park Sheraton, Overland Park, Kansas. Hosted by K-State Research and Extension.

American Forests 2012 Grants Available for Restoration Tree Planting

American Forests Global ReLeaf programs has grants available for 2012 restoration tree planting projects. The Global ReLeaf grant program provides private dollars to support reforestation efforts and help match other funding sources.


Atlanta, GA—The Forest Landowners Association (FLA) honored families and distinguished members of the forestry community during the 2010 National Forest Landowners Conference, June 2-4, in Stevenson, Washington. The family with the most members present at the 2010 National Forest Landowners Conference, the Land family originally of Melvin, Alabama with nine family members present, was recognized. Family members included Dorothy Gunn of Waynesboro, Mississippi; Mary Alva and Bob Seymour of Leavenworth, Kansas; Anthony, Meredith, Amelia, and Alice Lang of Lawrence, Kansas; and Jackie and Harry Haney of Austin, Texas.


National Webcast. January 20, 2011. 1:00 - 2:00pm EST.

Online Course Offered for Virginia Forest Landowners

BLACKSBURG, Va., Jan. 3, 2011 – Virginia forest landowners looking to gain an understanding of how to keep their woods healthy and productive can do so in the comfort of their own home. Virginia Cooperative Extension ( and the Virginia Forest Landowner Education Program ( in Virginia Tech’s College of Natural Resources and Environment ( are offering an online course to help private landowners become better stewards of their land...

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