This year, Arborjet invites middle school teachers and students across America to celebrate National Arbor Day on April 25th with its new, free "Let's Root for the Trees!" Middle School Curriculum Program.
Thanks to all the TCIA members who completed this year’s Wage and Benefit Survey, and congratulations to the two randomly chosen winners who are now the proud owners of iPad Minis … just for completing the survey!
TCIA member company Sam Hill Tree Care (Dallas, TX) and TCIA member company Wilson Tree Service (North Ridgeville, OH) were randomly chosen from the nearly 350 survey submissions and will now be reviewing the results of this year’s survey on their brand new iPad Minis. Congrats!
Officials from the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) announced yesterday that a quarantine will be established in Essex County to stop the spread of the invasive Emerald Ash Borer (EAB). The quarantine will take effect Tuesday, April 1st, 2014.
This decision comes after the December 2013 discovery of EAB in North Andover as well as an extensive survey of the affected area and public hearings.
Forty tree care professionals were trained at TCIA's Electrical Hazards Awareness Program (EHAP), in Elkhart, IN last week. The training, which was held in the Elkhart Environmental Center, covered how to recognize and avoid electrical hazards common to tree work and line clearance jobs.