City of Algoma

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Tree Care Resources

Free tree advice.

Created by

City of Algoma

Tree Management Committee

 

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.