The Mission of the Virginia Tech Urban Forestry Program is to advance the science and practice of urban forestry through research, education, and outreach.
- Provide a stimulating environment for our students that emphasizes practical solutions to societal problems.
- Foster appreciation of the intellectual and philosophical origins of modern urban forest science
- Deliver the best education possible for future urban forestry professionals at both the undergraduate and graduate level
- Create a collegial and supportive atmosphere that values open communication and intellectual integrity
- Enhance appreciation of urban forest resources through public and professional education
To learn more about the past, present, and future of Virginia Tech’s urban forestry program, check out this presentation.