VT UCF is a reliable resource and hub for Vermonters to be the best possible tree stewards. Here you will find an abundance of information on proper tree care, applications for state funding to grow and maintain our urban forests, educational programs, and links to outside resources and documents. Our Vermont Tree Selection Tool is also available online.  You can sort by topic using the sidebar or use the Resource Hub below to explore by content type. Enjoy!

Benefits of Trees

The benefits that trees provide from social, communal, environmental, and economic perspectives.

Benefits of Urban Trees and Forests

This resource list compiled by Alliance for Community Trees (ACTrees) gathers the many scientifically proven benefits of urban forests into a single document for tree advocates to use.

Buying High Quality Trees

Discover guidelines for determining tree quality at time of purchase and for identifying problems with tree structure, roots, and injuries.

Climate Change and Vermont's Forests

Presentation given by Sandy Wilmot, Climate Change Program Manager with the VT Dept. of Forests, Parks, & Recreation at the 3rd Annual VT Tree Stewards Conference on October 18, 2014.