Urban Wood
Conference Program:

   

   Speaker's Presentations:





A great time was had by all - acknowledging our peers,
networking, great grub and silliness were featured,
topped off with an outstanding presentation from Dr. Kathleen Wolf discussing

Why We Need Trees!
"Research about the Urban Forest & Human Habitat"
 

September 17th, 2015

Here's some photos from the event:









And the winners are:
(click here for category descriptions)

EVERYDAY HERO AWARD
Leo Fassler - Folks for Oaks
Laurie Broedling & Mike Palat - Tree San Diego
Dennis Quinlivan - City of Fullerton
Kristen Barneich - Tree Guild of Arroyo Grande
Mark Porter & Diana Ruiz - Inland Urban Forest Council
Deb Etheredge - CA Urban Forests Council

EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION AWARD
Vicki Sacksteder - San Juan Water District
Brian Kempf - UrbanTree Foundation
Tim Womick & Chad Brey - The Tree Circus

ASTOUNDING URBAN FORESTRY PROJECT AWARD
Sarah Calderon - Groundwork Richmond

Charles McKinney -Trees for Menlo Park & Brian Henry - City of Menlo Park

EXCEPTIONAL URBAN FORESTRY PROGRAM

Stephen Pree - City of El Cerrito
City of Thousand Oaks
Steve Sims 
- The Cosumnes Community Service District & Kuldeep Singh Sacramento Tree Foundation

S.O.S. SAVE OUR SHADE AWARD
Steve White - City of Clovis
Jennifer Persike - Assoc. of California Water Agencies & Cindy Blain - California ReLeaf


URBAN FORESTRY SUPER HERO AWARD
John Melvin & Urban Forestry Staff - California Dept of Forestry & Fire Protection


Thanks to our sponsors and funders:
 



 

 

Past Conferences


 




Here's some of the networking, fun, and amazing educational
opportunities that were part of the 2014 conference!



"A wonderful thank you to you and your staff!
The 2014 California Urban & Community Forests Conference
was the best professional gathering I have ever attended.
From the quality of the speakers, the venue,
soiree and conference agenda, I am extremely happy
I received the opportunity to attend.
Looking forward to next years event."

 
    

     

    

        

      

       
  
    
     

  
 

 


 

2012 Partners in Community Forestry National Conference
November 13-15, 2012 in Sacramento, CA


We were proud to recognize
the California Urban Forests Council
2011 California Urban Forestry Award Winners

Click here for the press release
Click here for full list of recipients

Click here for the Presentation from the Awards Ceremony


2011 California Urban and Community Forest Conference:
Connecting people, trees and communities
September 15 - 17, 2011 in Palo Alto, CA


2010 California Urban and Community Forest Conference
Pechanga Resort in Temecula, California!

 



Conference participants and 2010 CAUFC Board President, Cindy McCall, join Pechanga's Raymond Basquez Jr., of the Cultural Resources Department, for a ceremonial tree planting!

  Doug Wildman and Kelaine Vargas accept awards for their innovative SF Urban Forest Map project.

 

 CaUFC awards Doug Wildman (Program Director of Friends of the Urban Forest), and Kelaine Vargas (Project Lead of SF Urban Forest Map), for their innovative SF Urban Forest Map.

The wonder of the Pechanga reservation's great oak captivate the group.

Pechanga's 2000 year-old oak inspires the group.


 We are enormously grateful to our 2010 Conference sponsors: