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Tree City

TREE CARE RESOURCES

FREE TREE ADVICE.
CREATED BY
CITY OF ALGOMA

TREE RESOURCES AT ALGOMA PUBLIC LIBRARY

The library has information available in a variety of formats.  Search the online catalog or ask a librarian to assist you by visiting the library at 406 Fremont Street or calling 920-487-2295.

Website:  http://www.algomapubliclibrary.org/

TREE CARE BASICS
Guidance for care throughout the life of a tree, from tree selection and planting to pruning and mature tree care.

Videos

Arbor Day Foundation Tree Care Video Library

Summer Tree Care Program w/Dan Traas of Ranger Services, Inc. (scroll to the bottom of the page) - UNDER CONSTRUCTION, AVAILABLE SOON

 Spring Tree Care Program w/Dan Traas of Ranger Services, Inc. (scroll to the bottom of the page) - UNDER CONSTRUCTION, AVAILABLE SOON

Websites

Tree Learning Center – Wisconsin DNR
http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/urbanforests/treecenter.html

Trees are Good
http://www.treesaregood.org/

The Tree Guide – National Arbor Day Foundation
https://www.arborday.org/trees/treeguide/

UW Extension Learning Store
https://learningstore.uwex.edu/Trees-Shrubs-C80.aspx

TREE SELECTION

Wisconsin Horticulture: UW Extension
https://hort.uwex.edu/topics/trees-shrubs/tree-shrub-selection/

National Wildlife Foundation Native Plant Finder
http://www.nwf.org/NativePlantFinder/

Audubon Native Plants Database
https://www.audubon.org/native-plants

POWER LINES

Power Planting: MG&E
https://www.mge.com/images/PDF/Brochures/Community/PowerPlanting.pdf

Algoma Utilities Tree Planting Tips
https://www.algomautilities.com/tree-planting-tips

TREE IDENTIFICATION

Wisconsin DNR Tree Identification
http://dnr.wi.gov/education/educatorresources/treeid.html

What Tree is That?
https://www.arborday.org/trees/index-identification.cfm

EMERALD ASH BORER

Wisconsin’s Emerald Ash Borer Information Source
http://datcpservices.wisconsin.gov/eab/index.jsp (includes videos under “FEATURED ITEMS”)

National Emerald Ash Borer Website
http://www.emeraldashborer.info

BENEFITS OF TREES

National Tree Benefit Calculator
http://www.treebenefits.com/calculator/

CELEBRATING TREES

Arbor Day Foundation

https://www.arborday.org/

Tree City USA

https://www.arborday.org/programs/treeCityUSA/about.cfm

THE URBAN AND COMMUNITY FORESTRY ADVISORY COUNCIL
National Ten Year Urban Forestry Action Plan

https://www.fs.fed.us

The creation of this resource list was funded in part by an urban forestry grant from the State of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Forestry Program and authorized under s. 23.097, Wis Stat.