Education

June 27, 2022

2022 ABC Tree Stewards Graduation

Tree New Mexico on behalf of the ABC Tree Steward Program Partners recently announced the graduation of 16 new tree stewards. A graduation celebration was held […]
June 15, 2022

Why Tree New Mexico is Anti-Herbicides

Why Tree New Mexico is Anti-Herbicides Herbicides are singular in purpose. They kill broad-leafed plants that we consider weeds. Unfortunately, weed-killers are not selective and trees […]
November 22, 2021

2021 Tree Steward Graduates

On November 13th, 2021, nine trainees graduated from the 2021 ABC Tree Steward program. After completing 14 weeks of intense training Bette Allen, Ann Beyke, Claire […]
July 29, 2021

What You Need To Know About Staking New Trees

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT STAKING NEW TREES By Davey Trees  While it seems like young trees need extra support, most trees don’t need to […]
May 5, 2021

Bees and Trees that Please in New Mexico

Bees and Trees that Please in New Mexico Dr. Olivia Carril & Dr. Paul Polechla (Funded by Capital Award # NR208C30XXXXC010 from the U.S. Department of […]
March 3, 2021

CLIMATE READY TREES – LOCATION TYPE 5

LOCATION TYPE 5 STREETSCAPES LOCATION CHARACTERISTICS Follows “Right Tree in the Right Place” Soil Volume: Sufficient No Utility Conflicts Building Setback: >10’ Consider Sidewalks, On-Street Parking, […]
February 27, 2021

Illustrated Pruning Advice

The leading expert on pruning trees is Edward F. Gillman, Ph.D. Professor Emeritus, Environmental Horticulture Department, IFAS, University of Florida, egilman@ufl.edu. His illustrated pruning advice and […]
February 24, 2021

CLIMATE READY TREES – LOCATION TYPE 1

LOCATION TYPE 1 SMALL GREEN STORMWATER INFRASTRUCTURE (GSI) FEATURES LOCATION CHARACTERISTICS Follows “Right Tree in the Right Place” Low Points Collect Stormwater Runoff Soil Decompacted to […]
February 11, 2021

CLIMATE READY TREES – LOCATION TYPE 3

LOCATION TYPE 3 XERISCAPED AREAS LOCATION CHARACTERISTICS Follows “Right Tree in the Right Place” Consider Existing Utilities Building Setback: Varies Consider Users Xeriscaped or Low-Medium Irrigation […]