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Tree Tenders Training

Join thousands of other concerned citizens like yourself. Become a Tree Tender and help increase tree canopy cover in your community. Tree Tenders® is a training program that empowers concerned residents to make dramatic strides towards restoring and caring for the tree canopy in their communities. The course is designed for lay people and experts alike. Become one of the Tree Tenders restoring and tending your part of the forest. Instruction is provided by DCNR’s Bureau of Forestry, in partnership with Penn State Extension, PHS, and other local urban forestry experts.

Tree Tenders training includes:
-Tree Biology
-Urban Stresses on Trees
-Tree Identification
-Tree Pruning and Root Care
-Tree Planting Techniques
-Community Organizing

Philadelphia, PA
January 25 and February 1, 2020
Offered by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
8:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Register online at https://phsonline.org/programs/tree-tenders

For more information call 215-988-1898.

Wednesdays, January 29-March 11, 2020
Offered by Penn State Extension
One hour sessions each week at 12 noon
Register online at https://extension.psu.edu/tree-tenders-webinar

For more information, contact Vinnie Cotrone at vjc1@psu.edu or call 570-825-1701