16th Annual ISA Certification Training facilitated by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Putnam County

Training dates: March 7, 16, 19, 28 (Snow dates: March 9, 23, 30)
ISA Exam time & date: 8:30am, April 13
Location: Cornell Cooperative Extension of Dutchess County, 2715 U.S. 44, Millbrook, NY 12545
♦ $400.00 Pre-registration fee for complete training including The Building Blocks of Arboriculture study package; $475 after February 19.
Certified Arborists Attending for CEU's: $250 for all sessions or $75 per session. This fee does not include resources.
Exam fees: There is a separate fee to take the ISA Certification Exam. Fees are administered through ISA.
Download the brochure and registration form here.

Jennifer Stengle, Resource Educator, Environmental Horticulture and Natural Resource at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 845-278-6738.

UMass Urban Forestry Today Noonhour Free Webinar Series presents
Real Facts About Climate Change & Urban Trees: How We Should Prepare
Time/Date: 12:00-1:00pm, Thursday, March 15
Speaker: Richard Cowles, PhD, CT Ag Exper Station
Dr. Cowles discusses the impact of climate change and management practices that may be employed to help ensure a sustainable urban tree canopy cover.

Attend live & receive free ISA/MCA CEU's by visiting & entering: 206-666-939.

You can obtain free CEU's by viewing archived webcasts on the 'Urban Forestry Today' website.

ISA NE Chapter presents Maintenance & Preservation of Mature Trees - Bushnell Park
Thursday, March 22, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 12:45 PM EDT
Gina McCarthy Auditorium (CT DEEP)
79 Elm Street
Hartford, CT 06106

Register here

Enjoy Inspirational Readings, Guided Meditation, and a Peaceful Walk Through Green-Wood on the Spring Equinox
WHAT: The spring equinox signals a time of rebirth and renewal with warmer temperatures and longer days. Green-Wood invites you to celebrate the new season as our 478 verdant acres come to life with blossoming flowers and chirping birds, returning to make their nests. The evening begins with a few inspirational readings and a guided meditation. Later, a peaceful walk through the Cemetery concludes with a gathering around a small bonfire to toast the start of spring.
WHEN: Tuesday, March 20; 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
WHERE: Green-Wood (25th Street at 5th Avenue, Brooklyn) – Meet at the Modern Chapel
Take the “R” train to 25th Street in Brooklyn and walk up the hill one block and into the Cemetery. Free parking is available.
COST: $15; $10 for members of the Green-Wood Historic Fund and members of the Brooklyn Historical Society. Reservations are recommended. To make an online reservation or to find out more information, visit or call 718-210-3080.