Texas Forest Service
DFW TREE ID
Identify our local trees by leaf type. Developed by Courtney
Blevins, Texas Forest Service.
The Texas Tree Planting
This TFS guide is another offering of the TFS to help you
get those trees in the ground and growing! Look under Urban
Forestry then Landscaping on the TFS web site.
Forestry - public programs for and about our city
and suburban tree population and those in our backyard.
Famous Trees of Texas -
living legends in our midst
Some of the content on our pages come from an
excellent bulletin of the Texas Forest Service:
Forest Trees of Texas, How to Know Them; Bulletin
20, Texas Forest Service, Eighth Edition, ninth printing,
October 1990, Texas Forest Service College Station, Texas;
Note, this bulletin is out of print from TFS but can be
obtained from Amazon on-line. See below.
The Big News
"Happenings in the World of Texas Champion
TFS Big News Newsletter
from the Texas Forest Service web site.
Mountain Stewards - Indian Marker Tree Trails
Mountain Stewards Blog/Newsletter
America - Tree Conservation
Keystone Ancient Forest Preserve,
Sand Springs, OK. - 300 to 500 year old cedars
and post oaks.
Two Trees for Hawai˙iloa
- a math lesson (designed
for 8th graders!) that focuses on
finding trees large
enough to build a Hawaiian voyaging
Get A Forestry Degree On-Line
- take courses on-
line from accredited universities
that lead to a degree
in Forestry or Forest Science.