News from VTUCF

  • Wide accessible bridge on a trail through forest

    Access to Trees for All

    What is happening in Vermont to make trees and green spaces more accessible for people with physical limitations? The Vermont Urban & Community Forestry Program’s own Urban Forester, Adam McCullough, had firsthand experience creating a universally accessible path in Montpelier’s Hubbard Park in his former position as City Arborist.

  • Sycamore tree in Harmonyville

    Standing Tall: Looking for more Vermont big tree champions!

    Spring has sprung and the Vermont Urban & Community Forestry Program is looking for more tree champions for the Vermont Big Tree List. This novelty list celebrates the largest known trees nominated in the state. 

  • Rockingham Tree Planting

    $630,000 Available in Grants for Urban Tree Planting in Vermont

    On behalf of the Vermont Urban & Community Forestry Program (VT UCF), the Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission (CCRPC) is excited to announce the 2024 Community Tree Planting Program.

  • North star cherry planted

    2024 Vermont Fruit & Nut Tree Grantees

    The recipients are 12 different organizations and volunteer groups connected with community growing spaces at community gardens, community farms, schools, housing communities, non-profits, and more – serving people across Vermont.