Resources

The University of Minnesota Department of Forestry provides its Tree Care Advisors, Citizen Pruners, and Tree Stewards with the most up to date information. Below, you will find some resources that can help you learn more and provide correct information while you are out volunteering.

Green Reports

The University of Minnesota Department of Forestry releases an annual report that highlights some of the completed and ongoing work by members of our teaching, outreach, and research team.

PDF icon 2016 Interim Green Report

PDF icon 2015 Green Report

PDF icon 2014 Green Report

Community Gravel Bed Manual

Here you can view and download a copy of All You Need To Know About Community Gravel Beds to help inform decisions in your community when purchasing and storing bareroot trees.

Tree Identification Cards

Here you can view and download a complete set of Tree Identification cards to assist you in the field or to brush up on your ID knowledge.

Tree Owner's Manual

Here you can view the complete Tree Owner's Manual to better understand what needs a young tree has to grow successfully to maturity.