Written and digital resources

Outreach and Industry Publications

Technical documents and industry articles produced by faculty, staff, and students involved with the UFOR lab activities.

Fact Sheets

Tree care, urban forestry, pest and disease information developed by the faculty, staff, and students working in UFOR lab. The Fact Sheets are written for practitioners and volunteers involved in tree care.

Urban Tree Junkies Podcast

This podcast is an educational outreach tool through the Urban Forestry Outreach and Research lab (UFOR), in Department of Forest Resources at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cites.

UFOR YouTube Channel

Educational and informative videos on topics in arboriculture and urban forestry.

Outreach Programs

Create a Tree Trek

Highlight species in your community parks through Tree Treks.

Youth Engagement

Learn to climb trees and explore the wonder of the natural world. Resources for educators and camps.

Gravel Beds

What is a gravel bed? How to you set one up? What are the benefits? Find out!

Community Engagement and Preparedness

Learn about community complete tree surveys.

Minnesota Tree Inspector Program

Become a certified Tree Inspector in your community

Minnesota Tree Care Advocate

Learn about trees and how to volunteer in your community