For Arborists:

Tree Care to Protect Birds and Other Wildlife (PDF, 3.4 MB)

The Role of Arborists in Providing Wildlife Habitat and Landscape Linkages Throughout the Urban Forest, Dunster 1998

The Dying Tree, Nature’s Legacy  (PDF, 28 MB)

A Quick Guide to Selecting Wildlife Trees


Wildlife Habitat in Urban Areas  (PDF)

Conservation Arboriculture for the Western Arborist (PDF, 12 MB)

For Land Managers:

A Quick Guide to Selecting Wildlife Trees

The Dying Tree, Nature’s Bequest (for park rangers) (PDF, 3 MB)

A New View of Dying Trees (for golf course superintendents) (PDF, 410 KB)

Recommended Books:

Shunk, Stephen A.  Peterson Reference Guide to Woodpeckers of North America

Furnish, Jim. Toward A Natural Forest

DellaSala, Dominick A., and Hanson, Chad T.  The Ecological importance of Mixed-Severit Fires

Gil, Diego and Brumn, Henrik.  Avian Urban Ecology.  Behavioural and Physiological Adaptations

Marzluff, John M.  Welcome to Subirdia