Trees improve water quality by slowing and filtering rain water as well as protecting aquifers and watersheds.
Educational Offerings 2014
Join Tree Pittsburgh for a variety of arboreal education in 2014! Classes are taught by Tree Pittsburgh's staff and ISA Certifed Arborists, as well as guest lecturers and Seedling Nursery staff. Please note that your registration is not complete until you have paid. After you register, you will be directed to a payment site, or you can send a check to: Tree Pittsburgh, 5427 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh PA, 15206.
Tree Tenders Course: $40,
scholarships available upon request
Tree Pittsburgh's flagship urban forestry and tree care course is offered multiple times in 2014. The Tree Tender Course prepares you to apply for trees through TreeVitalize, and care for trees in your neighborhood. The course is $40 and includes all materials, a light breakfast and lunch, and a t-shirt. Scholarships are available. Click here for more information or to register.
Tree Identification Walks: $10
Want to know more about the trees around you? Learn basic tree identification skills with Tree Pittsburgh’s Certified Arborists. Click here for dates, locations, and registration.
Tree Identification Walks count toward both Penn State and Phipps Master Gardener Certification Continuing Education Credits.