What is a consulting arborist?

"Consulting Arborists are the authoritative experts on trees and bring an objective, comprehensive viewpoint to their clients—ensuring the safety, health, and preservation of trees. Servicing a wide variety of clients, including property owners, municipalities, contractors, attorneys, insurance professionals, landscape architects, developers, engineers, other arborists, and more"(ASCA-Consultants.org, 2020)

What is Urban Forestry?

"Urban forestry is defined as the planting, maintenance, care, and protection of tree populations in urban settings. And the role of trees is an essential function of city planning and urban infrastructure. Planned connections of green spaces encompass not only parks and gardens but also landscaped boulevards, river and coastal promenades, greenways, and even simple street-side tree boxes. All of this requires strategic planning and a skilled workforce"(American Forests, 2019)