An Assessment of the Status of Community Shade Tree Programs in 2016

The following survey is being sent from the DCNR TreeVitalize Program to all Pennsylvania commuities and pertains to the care and management of municipal shade trees completed during calendar year 2016 (only.) Kindly have the staff person or Shade Tree Commission member most knowledgable about the community's shade tree program complete the survey by January 31, 2017.
The purpose of the survey is to assess the staffing level, funding, and operations of community shade tree programs aross the state. The TreeVitalize Program provides technical assistance, educational opportunities, and grant funds to community shade tree programs. To ensure continued state and federal support for the program, and to enable the TreeVitalize Program to better serve the needs of Pennsylvania communities, your assistance is requested. 

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