• About Us

    The Urban Forestry program is housed in the Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation at Virginia Tech. We have a broad portfolio of projects addressing the needs of urban forest managers, communities, and the public. Explore our current projects to see what’s going on now in our program.

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  • Work with us!

    We collaborate with municipalities, universities, and other stakeholders to create knowledge and resources to improve community forests. Virginia Tech’s widely recognized graduate and undergraduate programs offer opportunities for those interested in expanding professional opportunities or pursuing academic research.

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  • Latest Announcements

    — New Extension Publication: Hiring an Arborist to Care for Your Landscape Trees. Read the publication

    — Susan Day writes about mulches in Soils Matter Blog. Read the blog entry

    — Visit our new project website on Urban Forest Waste Utilization

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