Founded in 1972, the centennial of the first Arbor Day observance in the 19th century, the Foundation has grown to become the largest nonprofit membership organization dedicated to planting trees, with over one million members, supporters, and valued partners.
The International Society of Arboriculture is a worldwide professional organization dedicated to fostering a greater appreciation for trees and to promoting research, technology, and the professional practice of arboriculture.
The Morris County Park Commission At-a-Glance
•The largest county park system in New Jersey based on acreage
•Steward to over 18,000 acres of parkland
•Includes 38 facilities: historic sites, golf courses, outdoor educational and recreational facilities, arboreta, conservation areas, 150 miles of trails, and ice skating arena
•More than 3.5 million visit our parks each year
•Award-winning programs, special events, and activities for all ages
•Staff includes 229 full-time, 392 seasonal and part-time employees
•Hundreds of volunteers contribute more than 13,000 hours annually
The New Jersey Community Forestry program ensures more livable communities through the care and management of trees.