Washington

  • City of Bellevue – Parks & Community Services Dept – Natural Resource Division
    • The Natural Resources Program provides and promotes stewardship of natural and cultural resources within the City of Bellevue.
  • City of Spokane Urban Forestry
    • Information and links to tree resources in the City of Spokane.
  • Community Canopy
    • An Inland Northwest tree care education partnership promoting healthy and sustainable community forests that provide maximum environmental and visual benefits.
  • Environmental Outreach and stewardship (EOS) Alliance
    • The EOS Alliance provides green jobs along with workforce, civic leadership and environmental training, habitat restoration, and youth environmental education, throughout the US and Canada.
  • EarthCorps
    • EarthCorps is a Seattle-based environmental restoration nonprofit. They bring young people from across the USA and around the world to learn about and restore our local environment.
  • Forests & Fish Forever
    • The online home of the Washington Forest Protection Association. Members of the association include large and small companies, families, and individual members – own and manage about 4.5 million acres of forests in WA.
  • Gardening in Western Washington
    • Presented by Washington State University, this page provides articles on the best trees and plants for the Washington climate, also information on common tree problems in the area
  • Gifford Pinchot National Forest
    • Online info on this “urban national forest” provided by the USDA Forest Service.
  • King Conservation District
    • Since 1949, the KCD has been helping the people of King County manage their natural resources. The KCD provides education and technical assist on many resource issues. They promote conservation through demonstration projects, educational events, providing technical assistance, and, in some cases, providing or pointing the way to funding.
  • King County Forestry Program
    • King County’s Forestry Program focuses on the retention of forests for their environmental, social, and economic benefits. The Forestry Program provides education, technical assistance, and economic incentives aimed at retaining forest resources across mountain, rural and urban landscapes.
  • Longfellow Creek Home Page
    • The Longfellow Creek Watershed Action Project is a cooperative effort to reduce pollution within the watershed of Longfellow Creek, one of only three remaining open, un-piped, free-flowing creeks in Seattle.
  • Mid-Columbia Forestry Council
    • Mid-Columbia Community Forestry Council encourages economical, beneficial and appropriate tree care practices and policies that promote tree health to all residents of the Mid-Columbia and Lower Yakima regions of Washington.
  • Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest
    • This is the official USDA Forest Service site for the forest. Contains information on recreation, wildlife, planning and current activities.
  • Pacific Northwest Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture
    • Online ISA Certified Arborist resource directory and helpful links about proper tree care. The site provides information and access to arboricultural courses and events.
  • Pesticide Information Center Online
    • Presented by Washington State University Extension, this site provides research-based information on pest management choices for home and commercial use.
  • State Government – Washington
    • Washington’s official state website.
  • State Urban and Community Forestry Program
    • Washington’s Urban and Community Forestry Program is a Federal-supported service of the Washington Department of Natural Resources, providing organizational and technical urban forestry assistance primarily to communities and interested local stake holders.
  • The Green Zone
    • The Green Zone is a place to discover “earth-friendly” ideas and alternatives compatible with the Inland Northwest lifestyle.
  • The Lands Council
    • The Lands Council seeks to preserve and revitalize Inland Northwest forests, water, and wildlife through advocacy, education, effective action, and community engagement.
  • Tree Protection Regulations in Seattle (PDF)
    • Trees in Seattle are legally protected in a variety of ways. This informative document ummarizes the regulations enforced by the Department of Design, Construction and Land Use in Seattle. (PDF)
  • US Forest Service Pacific Northwest Region
    • A complete list of US Forest Service areas within Oregon and Washington, including forests, grasslands, recreation and scenic areas, and National monuments.
  • Washington Community Forestry Council
    • The Washington State Urban and Community Forestry Program works to educate citizens and decision-makers about the economic, environmental, psychological and aesthetic benefits of trees and to assist local governments, citizen groups and volunteers in planting and sustaining healthy trees and vegetation wherever people live and work in Washington State.
  • Washington Native Plant Society
    • The Washington Native Plant Society offers opportunities to gain, share, and use knowledge about native plants through field trips, workshops, publications, and special projects.
  • Washington State’s Small Forest Landowner Office
    • The Small Forest Landowner Office serves as a resource and focal point for small forest landowner concerns and policies. With a mission to protect both the economic viability of small forest landowners and the natural resources on which they depend, the office will seek to develop incentive-based policies for improving the management of Washington’s privately owned non-industrial forests.

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