TUFC now accepting applications for forestry scholarship
TUFC's new scholarship program provides $1,000 over two semesters to a college student studying urban forestry. The recipient must be a U.S. citizen, a Tennessee resident attending a Tennessee college or university, a junior or senior with a minimum 3.0 GPA, and enrolled in a forestry program with an urban forestry concentration.
The scholarship honors Bruce Webster, the long-time Division of Forestry employee, one of the founders of TUFC. Application is due June 5.
West chapter meets April 16
The next meeting of the West Tennessee chapter of TUFC is April 16. The meeting is at 1 p.m. at Memphis Botanic Garden.
‘Trees of Tennessee’ features landmark, notable trees
- Hardcover coffee table book with 128 full-color pages
- Introduction by TUFC co-founder Gene Hyde
- More than 150 images including 68 notable, champion, landmark, historic, and heritage trees
- Fascinating facts about notable tree species
- Legends and tales of landmark and historic trees
- East, Middle, West Tennessee sections
- Proceeds to benefit TUFC programs for healthy and sustainable urban and community forests in Tennessee