Urban Forestry Resources
- Builders Guide to Olympia tree protection, read online or download the Tree Ordinance (pdf)
- Homeowners can learn when they do and don't need a permit and get a homeowners guide to tree protection. A copy of the homeowners tree ordinance is also aviailable.
- Watering your tree - information and tips
Urban Forestry Reports:
- Master Street Tree Plan (pdf)
- Structural Soil Demonstration Report (pdf)
- Underserved Population Outreach Report (pdf)
- Urban Forestry Manual (pdf)
- Wood Waste Utilization Report (pdf)
Tree Resources and Information:
- Washinton State Department of Natural Resources Urban Forestry
- Read Trees for People: Urban Forestry 101, published by U.S. Forest Service
- US Forest Service - Olympic National Forest
- www.wnps.org Washington Native Plant Society - A non profit organization for native plants
- For a listing of common trees of the pacific northwest, visit oregonstate.edu/trees
- plants.usda.gov - USDA National plant database.
For City of Olympia tree related practices, contact Urban Forester Michelle Bentley at 360.753.8301 or firstname.lastname@example.org.