What We Do
Find an Urban Forester Near You
Western Lake Erie Basin EAB Community & Woodland Assistance Program
Tree City USA
Urban Forestry Resources
Emerald Ash Borer
Canopy Preservation Ordinances
Tree Commission Academy
Employment, Intern and Networking
Urban Forestry Advisory Committee
Ohio Street Tree Evaluation Project
OSU's Urban Wood Utilization Project
Urban Forestry Program Mission - Provide community officials and allied agencies with the organizational and technical ability to effectively manage the trees along streets, within parks, and on public grounds.
State Urban Forestry Coordinator:
Division of Forestry
2045 Morse Road
Columbus, OH 43229-6693
Ohio leads the nation with 249 Tree City USA Communities - Program encourages citizens to be involved in tree care and planting programs.
Tree Owner's Manual - Just like the manual that comes with automobiles and appliances, this booklet includes a parts diagram, instructions for installation, tips for troubleshooting, and more.
AUDIO: Urban Trees
AUDIO: Planting Trees in the Fall
AUDIO: Tree Inspection Tips
VIDEO and MORE AUDIO
Healthy, safe, and functional trees improve our cities and towns by improving clean air and water, increasing property values, reducing erosion and stormwater runoff, providing wildlife habitat, moderating temperature, lessening energy demands, and offering year-round enjoyment.