These articles on trees and the urban forest are provided for municipalities and other agencies and organizations to use in their newsletters or other communications with residents. They are a mix of short and in-depth pieces provided by the Community Trees Program and are intended to inform the public about trees and their care.
The articles originally appeared in the quarterly newsletter of the Community Trees Program but can be freely reused as long as credit is given in the following form:
© The Morton Arboretum. From the Community Trees Program of The Morton Arboretum (mortonarb.org/community trees)
Writers include the Community Trees Program staff as well as guest authors. For more information or to subscribe to the quarterly newsletter, contact the program staff at firstname.lastname@example.org.
From the December 2014 newsletter: