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Urban forestry presentations that have downloadable PowerPoint or PDF copies that you may use as-is, or modify for your local community.

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Better Root Systems with Gravel Beds
This presentation, given at the 2018 Georgia Urban Forest Council Annual Conference at Jekyll Island, describes the function, construction, and maintenance of a gravel bed for growing bare-root trees to be out-planted. read more...
Filling a Need: Developing training for stormwater managers about the influence of trees on urban stormwater
This presentation was given by Charles Barden at the pre-conference workshop for the Center for Watershed Protection Annual Conference in Charleston, SC. This presentation reviews the results from a Stormwater Manager survey assessing the need for training and materials to help them use urban trees in their stormwater management programs. read more...
Digging into the data: unraveling the influence of urban trees on stormwater quantity and quality
This presentation was given by Trisha Moore at the pre-conference workshop for the 2019 Center for Watershed Protection Annual Conference in Charleston, SC. It shows some of her preliminary results from a meta-analysis done on the most current trees and stormwater research. read more...
Wildland-Urban Interface: Sustaining Forests in a Changing Landscape
Integrating a canopy interception spreadsheet tool with WinSLAMM for site stormwater design: potential water quantity and quality benefits
This presentation was given by Dane Wudel at the pre-conference workshop for the Center for Watershed Protection Annual Conference in Charleston, SC. It reviews a spreadsheet tool developed to show how tree canopy cover modifies rainfall volume that can be fed into the WinSLAMM model. read more...
Making Urban Trees Count: Taking Credit for Trees in Stormwater Designs
Pre-conference workshop agenda and presentation by Neely Law at the Center for Watershed Protection Annual Conference. read more...
Firewise Retrofit Home
Issues, Challenges and Opportunities at the Wildland-Urban Interface
This presentation introduces the range of issues, challenges and opportunities for natural resource professionals working in the wildland-urban interface. read more...
Stormwater Goes Green: The Benefit and Health of Trees in Green Stormwater Infrastructure
This webcast was delivered on Jan. 29, 2018 by Andrew Tirpak through Forester University. It describes some of his research results looking at trees in bioretention practices in TN and NC. read more...
Community Trees and Carbon Sequestration
A brief introduction into carbon offset markets for urban forest managers. read more...
Arborists and Disaster Preparedness - The Professional's Role
A presentation to the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of ISA in Blackburg, Virginia; October 7, 2014. read more...
Disaster Response – UFST and Municipal Arborists (17Jan14)
A presentation to the Nebraska Arborists Association (NAA) at their 2014 Great Plains Conference in Lincoln, NE. read more...
Planning for Disaster - Arborists Professional Role (17Jan14)
A presentation to the Nebraska Arborists Association (NAA) at their 2014 Great Plains Conference in Lincoln, NE. read more...
Urban and Community Forestry: Challenges
This presentation is based on an overview of the national U&CF program prepared by Jan Davis (Director Urban & Community Forestry, Washington, DC) that focuses on U&CF priorities developed collaboratively with national urban forestry partners (Vibrant Cites, President's Climate Action Plan, NUCFAC). read more...
Urban Forests - Resiliency and Response to Natural Disasters (with Resources)
The short presentation to the Urban Sustainability Directors' Network with additional resources (slides) covering risk and the Urban Forest Strike Team (UFST) role. read more...
Urban Forests - Resiliency and Response to Natural Disasters
A short presentation to the Urban Sustainability Directors' Network (USDN). read more...
GIS Data Model for Urban Tree Inventory, Management, and Research
This presentation discusses the development of a GIS data model to support urban forest management and research at GaTech that integrates i-Tree Eco ecosystem service calculations with GaTech’s existing Campus-wide database management system, standards, and protocols. read more...
Smart Phone Apps for Urban Foresters & Arborists
A PDF of a presentation made at the 2012 Annual Conference of the Alabama Urban Forestry Association. read more...
What Does the City Have - Things to Consider - Abbey
Buck Abbey's Monday morning (10:15-11:15 a.m.) presentation at the 2013 UFI read more...
The Climate Protection Agreement
Urban forestry and the US Conference of Mayors' Climate Protection Agreement. read more...
Collaboration Opportunities for Urban Forestry and Emergency Management
A Powerpoint presentation to support the development of local Vegetative Risk Management Plans (VRMP). read more...
Debris Management - Staging Areas
A Powerpoint presentation to support the development of local Vegetative Risk Management Plans (VRMP). read more...
Using Trees to Help Mitigate Tropospheric Ozone Levels and Stormwater Runoff in Desoto County
This presentation was given to the Desoto County Stormwater Engineer and Environmental Quality Director on April 4, 2013 in Hernando, MS. read more...
Expanding Boundaries for Urban Forestry
A Call for a New Framework read more...
How Trees and Urban Forest Systems Affect Stormwater Runoff
This presentation was given on August 18, 2016 at the Georgia Urban Forest Council 3rd Quarterly Program centered around "Trees as Green Infrastructure". read more...
Storm Damage to Urban Trees
These photos show storm damage to urban trees after hurricanes and ice storms read more...
Mock Disaster Exercises for the Urban Forest Strike Team
A report on Region 8 (USDA Forest Service) UFST mock exercises conducted in Virginia, Georgia, and Arkansas. Presented at the U&CF Coordinators winter meeting in Gulfport (MS). read more...
Role of Professional Arborists in Disaster Preparedness and Recovery
A presentation to the Northern Virginia Urban Forestry Roundtable on tree risk management, professional arborists, and disaster preparedness. read more...
How To Prune Trees
Virginia's Municipal Tree Restoration Project
Tree Species Suitable for Utility Lines
The Street Tree - Utility Easement Conflict
Urban Forestry South Presentation to WO Review Team
Creating a PowerPoint Presentation by Importing Images
Issues, Challenges and Opportunities at the Wildland-Urban Interface
Benefits of Urban Trees (Powerpoint)
This is a conversion of the September 2003 update of the benefits brochure (R8-FR-71) into a Powerpoint presentation. Each brochure page has been added, as an image, to the left of the slide and there is room for adding custom text to the right of each image. read more...
Greening Urban & Community Forestry in the Southern Region: The Role of Partnerships
Urban Forestry Institute - Nashville, TN - May 6-10, 2013 Presentations
This zip file contains all presentations given at the Urban Forestry Institute in Nashville, TN May 6-10, 2013. This file is over 140 mb. read more...
Urban Trees & Carbon (PPT)
Measuring & Managing the Urban Forest For Carbon read more...
Essential Resources for Storm Preparation (PPT)
A presentation at the South Carolina Urban and Community Forestry Council's annual conference in Columbia, SC (2007) read more...
Stormwater Nutrient Reduction: Using Riparian Buffers and Upland Urban Forest Systems
This presentation was given at StormCon 2017 on August 29, 2017. read more...
Using Public Domain Software to Plan and Manage Stormwater Runoff
This presentation was given at the 2015 Georgia Association of Water Professionals Industrial Conference in Athens, GA March 18, 2015. read more...
Vegetation Risk Management Template
A Powerpoint presentation to support the development of local Vegetative Risk Management Plans (VRMP). read more...
An Introduction to Green Infrastructure
A short introduction to the green infrastructure concept. read more...
ANSI A300 Tree Risk Assessment Standard
This presentation discusses the ANSI A300 (Part 9)-2011 Tree Risk Assessment Standard with a risk specification written for the Urban Forest Strike Teams (UFST) and an a more generalized risk specification for municipalities or consulting arborists offering professional tree risk assessments. read more...
Assessing the Potential for Developing Urban Carbon Offset Projects in the US South
A presentation on research related to urban forest carbon market feasibility. read more...
Bare-root Tree Planting Project in the Georgia Piedmont
Carbon Credits for Communities
An opportunity or responsibility? read more...
Essential Resources for Storm Preparation
A presentation at the South Carolina Urban and Community Forestry Council's annual conference in Columbia, SC (2007) read more...
Extending the Bare Root Tree Planting Window in the South: Using a Gravel Bed to Grow Fibrous Root Systems
This presentation was given at the 2012 Southern ISA Annual Conference in Birmingham, AL on March 20, 2012. read more...
Green Infrastructure - An Introduction
This presentation discusses the role that sites and neighborhoods can play into the development of larger GI projects. read more...
Green Infrastructure: Opportunities for Local Communities
A PDF of a presentation to the National Community Land Trust (NCLT) Network at their 2009 conference in Athens, Georgia. read more...
Gulf Coast Tree Assessment (USDA FS Chief's Review)
A presentation to the Chief of the USDA Forest Service and the Review Team during the 2006 review of the State & Private Forestry program in the Southern Region. read more...
Gulf Coast Tree Assessment: 2006 Presentation to ISA
Gulf Coast Tree Assessment: A Partnership Responding to Community Needs
History and Current Status of U&CF Research
How Do We Educate Them
i-Tree: Calculating form, function, and value of the urban forest
This presentation was given at the Oklahoma Urban Forest Council annual conference in August 2010. read more...
i-Tree for Professional Arborists
i-Tree Storms: Storm Debris Assessment Tool
This was presented at a series of three i-Tree workshops (Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, and St. Augustine) in November 2009. This presentation was geared toward the pre-storm analysis of the Hurricane adaptation. read more...
i-Tree Vue: Assessing the Community Forest
This presentation was given in Florida at a series of three i-Tree workshops (Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, and St. Augustine). read more...
i-Tree: what is it and how do you use it
Insects of Trees
A component of the Georgia Master Gardener urban forestry training program. read more...
Many Hands Make for Light Work After a Natural Disaster - Gulf Coast Tree Assessment Project
Marketing and Communications: Tools for Repositioning Urban and Community Forestry
Presentations
Resources, Research and Tools
Urban Trees & Carbon
Measuring & Managing the Urban Forest For Carbon read more...
The Urban Forest Management Plan
A component of the Georgia Master Gardener urban forestry training program. read more...
Trees & Air Pollution (Athens)
Trees & Air Pollution
Trees and Construction
A component of the Georgia Master Gardener urban forestry training program. read more...
Urban Forest Inventory: A Primer
A component of the Georgia Master Gardener urban forestry training program. read more...
Urban Forest Inventory: i\xe2\x80\x90Tree Eco Pilot Project at Auburn University
This presentation was given by Nick Martin (MS graduate student, School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences, Auburn Univeristy) at the 2011 North American Tree Conference in Savannah, GA. read more...
Urban Forestry & Green Infrastructure
A component of the Georgia Master Gardener urban forestry training program. read more...
Urban Forestry in the South: Trends and Future Opportunities
A presentation at the TreeSC Annual Conference in Charleston, SC. read more...
Urban Forests and Infrastructure Asset Management
Presentation on the role asset management can play in the sustainable management of our urban forests. read more...
Urban Forests: Trees, forests, managament, services
A presentation to the Trees Atlanta Treekeepers volunteers & staff at the Kendeda Center. read more...
Urban Natural Resources as Capital Assets
Urban Tree Appraisal
Concepts and applications used to derive specific dollar values for urban and community trees read more...
Urban Tree: Biology
A component of the Georgia Master Gardener urban forestry training program. read more...
Urban Tree: Dendrology (Tree ID)
A component of the Georgia Master Gardener urban forestry training program. read more...
Urban Tree: Diseases
A component of the Georgia Master Gardener urban forestry training program. read more...
Urban Tree Diseases
Urban Tree Diseases read more...
Urban Tree Inventories: Moving from ideas to management
This presentation was given at the Georgia Urban Forest Council annual meeting in Rome, GA on October 31, 2007. It outlines the basics of an urban forest management plan and how tree inventories are used in the plan. read more...
Urban Tree Risk and Disasters
This presentation discusses the role of urban tree risk management in local disaster planning. It introduces the Urban Tree Risk Index (UTRI) model which is a landscape scale GIS implementation for urban tree risk assessment. read more...
Urban Tree Risk Management: A Comprehensive Framework (PPT-I)
Part I (PowerPoint file) of a presentation at the 2012 Mississippi Urban Forest Council annual meeting in Jackson. read more...
Urban Tree Risk Management: A Comprehensive Framework (PPT-II)
Part II (PowerPoint file) of a presentation at the 2012 Mississippi Urban Forest Council annual meeting in Jackson. read more...
Urban Trees: Installation and Maintenance
A component of the Georgia Master Gardener urban forestry training program. read more...
Urban Trees: Site and Tree Selection
A component of the Georgia Master Gardener urban forestry training program. read more...
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