MNSTAC Member Survey Question Title 1. What is your connection to urban and community forestry? (Please check all that apply) Professional Tree Care Advisor/Master Gardener Tree board member/Citizen advocate Student Former professional Tree enthusiast Other (please specify) OK Question Title 2. What are your expectations of MNSTAC? Weekly emails Timely Education of Urban and Community Forestry Related Topics Continuing Education Credits Professional Development Networking Advocacy Other (please specify) OK Question Title 3. Do you attend MNSTAC's monthly forums? Yes No Occasionally OK Question Title 4. If you answered yes to Question 3, please let us know how often you attend monthly forums. More than 6 times/year 3-5 times/year Less than 3 times per year Only the December forum Depends on the topic Depends on my schedule OK Question Title 5. Would you be more inclined to attend forums if they occurred on the weekends or evenings? Yes No Suggestions OK Question Title 6. Are there topic areas you would like to see presented in a forum? OK Question Title 7. Are there resources you feel MNSTAC could be providing to assist you in your work or in your interactions with decision makers regarding trees? OK Question Title 8. What do you see as the biggest threat to our urban and community forests? OK Question Title 9. How can we help you to improve and increase our urban and community tree canopy? Sustained funding Educational materials/webinars geared towards general public Tree ordinance framework Tree board resources Volunteer engagement Other (please specify) OK Question Title 10. What type of program elements would you like to see associated with urban and community grant funding? Native and climate adapted (proven non-invasive) species reimbursement Urban forest management plans Tree Inventory Equipment purchase/software Educational training Private property assistance Staff time Removal Plant health care Other (please specify) OK THANK YOU!