Recent News

In search of: skilled nursery volunteers

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 11:56am

Tree Pittsburgh is looking for a number of skilled volunteers at our newly expanded nursery. For more information on any of these opportunities please contact Tree Pittsburgh Nursery Manager Megan palomo at megan(at) or call 412-781-TREE (8733).

August Wilson Center Silva Cell Trees

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 12:08pm

We've received a lot of questions about the trees outside of August Wilson Center in the 900 block of Liberty Avenue Downtown. Tree Pittsburgh planted those 10 trees using new Silva Cell technology in 2009. This pilot project was the first installation of Silva Cells in Pennsylvania. The trees were arguably the best-looking trees in all of Downtown thanks to the extra TLC they received over the years.

Arborist Short Course

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 10:22am

The Penn State Extension is hosting a 4-Day Arborist Short Course beginning February 20. The course will teach the basics of arboriculture (tree care), including tree biology, tree risk assessment, tree planting, and other topics.

This course is designed to increase working tree knowledge, professional arborist skills, and prepare you for the ISA Certified Arborist Exam, which should improve your marketability.


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