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ISA Executive Director is retiring

ISA announces Executive Director Jim Skiera’s plans for retirement at the end of 2017. Learn more about the succession plan.

December Arborist News Available Online

Get information on pruning systems, fruit tree pests and diseases, Climbers' Corners, Abiotic and Biotic Stress Complexes, and Getting Work Done in the Urban Forest.

Public Review – ANSI Z133-2012 Proposed Revisions

The Third Review period for proposed revisions to ANSI Z133-2012 by the Accredited Standards Committee Z133 are available for public review 18 November through 18 December 2016. Submit comments in writing to Tricia Duzan ( with a complete explanation of concerns and alternative language, if applicable.

Overview of the 10th Guide for Plant Appraisal

The Council of Tree and Landscape Appraisers (CTLA) has issued an overview regarding the 10th Guide currently in the review process.

Safety is Critical Requirement when Looking to Hire an Arborist for Tree Care

Tree work can be dangerous. The International Society of Arboriculture reminds consumersto choose professional arborists who are well-trained in safety and industry best practices.

Call for Abstracts: Civic Science in Urban Forestry

Arboriculture & Urban Forestry, ISA's scientific journal, has an open call for abstracts (through 06 January 2017), inviting researchers to submit to a special issue focusing on civic science in urban forestry, stewardship of urban greenspaces, and participatory research and civic ecology.

Update: Mechanical Devices Approved for Stationary Rope Systems

In an effort to offer the latest in innovation for climbing equipment and techniques, ISA has clarified terms and approvals for stationary rope systems. Please view the complete update.
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