The Indiana Urban Forest Council, established in 1991, is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the public awareness of protecting, expanding and improving Indiana's urban forests. The Council serves as a resource and liaison concerning urban forestry issues within the state and nation.
Trees provide services like filtering pollution, slowing stormwater runoff, increasing property value, and shading buildings in the summer. Learn more by watching the video.
Tree Steward Training
The Indiana Community Tree Steward Program is coming to Richmond, May 28 & 29. Information about Tree Stewards is found on our Education page. Details of this training are here.
Elkhart’s Forestry Division is offering a few paid internships this summer. Interns will assist the Forestry team in day to day operations including but not limited to canopy maintenance, inventory, and young tree care. Interested individuals may find more information in the attached document or online at http://www.elkhartindiana.org/eGov/apps/document/center.egov?view=item;id=334 . Applicants may submit their resumes to Dan Coy via email at- Daniel.email@example.com or via fax at 574-970-7759. As always, feel free to contact me anytime should you have any questions. Thank you.
INPAWS & IUFC Plant Sale
The Indiana Native Plant and Wildflower Society has invited the IUFC to join in their annual plant sale on May 9th in Indianapolis. Here are the details. It will be a one-stop shopping extravaganza for Indiana native herbaceous and woody plant material!
We Need Your Help
The IUFC Arbor Day Poster Contest is in it's final stage. We need your vote. Go to this link to see the three Regional Finalists and vote for your favorite to be our State Winner. Voting closes at midnight, Sunday, April 12.
The NC Forest Service's Urban & Community Forestry Program is hosting a series of webinars on five topics designed to educate professionals who have responsibility for managing urban forestry assets. Monthly, beginning January 29.