Education and Training

Dr. Ed Gilman demos proper pruning techniques to class attendees.

One of AUFA’s main goals is to provide education on a range of urban forestry topics. We educate professionals as well as the general public. Upcoming classes will be listed below!

2022 Alabama Tree Climbing Competition
November 4th-6th; Ditto Landing, Huntsville, Alabama

Camp Sites and Hotel rooms will be available

Cost for competitors – $100.00

Tentative Schedule:

Friday, November 4
1:00 – 3:00 – Gear check
4:30 – Competition Walk through
5:30 – Judges meet

Saturday, November 5
7 am- 5 pm. Competition

Sunday, November 6
8 a.m. – Noon: Master Competition

If you choose a Sponsorship Level Below, simply leave the “Registration Options” set to “choose one” or any other payment option in order to complete the form. Do not choose “Volunteer (free)” unless you do not wish to have your credit card processed.

Tree Climbing 2022
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AUFA Council Members and Staff help promote, teach and sponsor Florence’s Landscape and Urban Forestry Conference every year.