Ordinances

Guidelines for Developing & Evaluating Tree Ordinances: ISA Municipal Code Article 15 Chapter 18 Tree Preservation: City of Park Ridge Root Pruning Standards –Barrington Standard Specifications for Landscaping: Village of  Addison Specification for 2004 Mowing Services: Village of Addison

Municipal Operations

Forestry Inspection Notice: City of Park Ridge Forestry Work Order for Contractor/Crew Field Work: City of Park Ridge Safe Operating Procedures Blank Form Sample: Village of Addison Vermeer BC2000 Chipper Safe Operating Procedure Sample John Deere Backhoe Safe Operating Procedure … Continue reading

Invasive Species

Emerald Ash Borer Asian Longhorned Beetle

Information Resources

Trees Are Good Website Useful Forestry Websites

Benefits of Trees

Benefits of Trees Benefits of Trees Brochure Benefits of Urban Trees: “Urban and Community Forestry: Improving our Quality of Life.” – A USDA Pamphlet National Tree Benefit Calculator Tree Values Brochure

Asian Longhorned Beetle

From APHIS Site ALB “Countdown to Eradication” brochure; and, “Countdown” poster in English and Spanish; http://www.aphis.usda.gov/newsroom/hot_issues/alb/alb_pubs.shtml Press release and status of ALB: http://www.aphis.usda.gov/newsroom/content/2007/07/ALBcdown.shtml Click on hot issues in the upper right corner of this page; Click on Asian Longhorned Beetle; … Continue reading

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The Value of Trees

Value of Trees Range from Climate to Costs Reduction, says IAA ANTIOCH, Ill. – Trees are essential to life and yet, are often taken for granted. Up to one million acres of forest are lost to city growth in the … Continue reading

Emerald Ash Borer

Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) has been found in Illinois. It was first sighted on… Continue reading

Damaged Trees May Have Monetary Value

While it’s impossible to prevent storms, accidents, and air pollution from causing damage to your trees and plants, it is possible to recapture your landscape losses through an insurance claim, or as a deduction from federal income taxes, advises ISA. … Continue reading

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