Trees provide us with multiple ecological benefits and are the foundation of environmental sustainability.

Information Resources

Information about trees is provided by many organizations. Scientific studies and research are documenting the benefits of trees. Enjoy these and come back to check for new listings.

USDA Climate Maps

Interactive Plant Hardiness Zones

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Current US Drought Monitor

Interactive map that has access to state and county level drought information.

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Climate and Weather Atlas of Kansas - 2004 Printing

Includes maps of average precipitation, first frost date and last frost date as well as other climate information for Kansas.

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How to Plant Trees

The Arbor Day Foundation Web Site

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How to Plant a Container Tree

Video and written instructions Arbor Day Foundation

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Tree Planting and Tree Care Guide

National Wildlife Foundation

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Basic Pruning

Casey Trees Washington DC

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Submit a Resource

Do you have a tree resource that would be beneifical for the Wichita community? Upload or link the file in the form below. The submitted resource will be reviewed before adding to the website. Thank you.