The Indiana Urban Forest Council, established in 1991, is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the public awareness of protecting, expanding and improving Indiana's urban forests. The Council serves as a resource and liaison concerning urban forestry issues within the state and nation.
Trees provide services like filtering pollution, slowing stormwater runoff, increasing property value, and shading buildings in the summer. Learn more by watching the video.
IUFC Summer Meeting
Join us in Jeffersonville July 15 & 16! We have a service learning project, a tour, some education and comraderie one day followed by a day of educational programming the next. More info is here.
Tree Steward Training
The Indiana Community Tree Steward Program is coming to Richmond, May 28 & 29. Information about Tree Stewards is found on our Education page. Details of this training are here.
Elkhart’s Forestry Division is offering a few paid internships this summer. Interns will assist the Forestry team in day to day operations including but not limited to canopy maintenance, inventory, and young tree care. Interested individuals may find more information in the attached document or online at http://www.elkhartindiana.org/eGov/apps/document/center.egov?view=item;id=334 . Applicants may submit their resumes to Dan Coy via email at- Daniel.firstname.lastname@example.org or via fax at 574-970-7759. As always, feel free to contact me anytime should you have any questions. Thank you.
The IUFC Arbor Day Poster Contest is in it's final stage. We need your vote. Go to this link to see the three Regional Finalists and vote for your favorite to be our State Winner. Voting closes at midnight, Sunday, April 12.
The NC Forest Service's Urban & Community Forestry Program is hosting a series of webinars on five topics designed to educate professionals who have responsibility for managing urban forestry assets. Monthly, beginning January 29.