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10 Myths about Trees - from Invest from the Ground Up

Spokane Urban Forestry

Suggested Trees for Planting in Spokane - 24 page .pdf document.

This Arborday Tree identification

Pacific Northwest Plant Disease Management Handbook

Pacific Northwest Insect Management Handbook

The Alliance for Community Trees - NeighborWoods Program, community tree advocacy and grant information.

Trees are Good - hosted by the International Society of Arboriculture, you can learn about the benefits of trees, proper planting, and tree valuation.

Virginia Tech Tree Idetification App. - take a picture of a leaf with your smart phone and find out what tree it came from.

Washington State University Hortsense - for diagnosing insect and disease problems this is an excellent site with lots of pictures and descriptions. They also provide alternative non herbicidal treatments.

Tree Link News - from The Washington State Department od Natural Resources.

Wood-Domain - a complete list of applications for wood organized by tree.

Spokane Conservation District - hazard fuel reduction.

Spokane Conservation District - Avista Shade Tree program is a collaborative project between the SCD and Avista Utilities which provides a shade tree for eligible homeowners.

The Beacon Food Forest - Permaculture project in Seattle that is helping to "design, plant and grow an edible urban forest garden that inspires our community to gather together, grow our own food and rehabilitate our local ecosystem."

James Urban

Bio-Urn - plant a tree in your ashes

Benefits of mulching trees with woodchips

Finding Water Amid the Trees - New study shows that a trade-off between water and tree cover doesn’t always exist.