NOTICE: UPCOMING ELECTION 2017

Are you interested in serving on the Board of Directors for the IAA? We have elections coming up in February at our annual meeting at the ISU Shade Tree Short Course. With the IAA leaving the MW Chapter of the ISA and becoming an Associate Organization, now is a great time to serve!! 

The positions that are up for election are: 

President Elect - Todd Fagan
SW Representative - Bob Koczela
NE Representative - Mike Cimprich
Representative at Large #1 - Brandt Jelken

If you’re interested in running, please submit a photo of yourself and short bio to the b.jelken@mchsi.com

THANKS!! 

Upcoming Events:

The University of Illinois Extension presents:

2017 TRI-STATE FOREST STEWARDSHIP CONFERENCE

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Sinsinawa, WI

THE MIDWEST INVASIVE PLANT NETWORK ​PRESENTS:

IOWA INVASIVE SPECIES CONFERENCE

MARCH 28 & 29, 2017

MORAVIA, IA

CHAINSAW SAFETY & OPERATION TRAINING

March 30th, 2017 -  8:00 am to 3:15 pm in Marion, Iowa

This one-day workshop is derived from the Wildland Fire Operations Training and designed to focus on chainsaw use. Instruction will be led by Ryan Schlater of the Iowa DNR and include in-class instruction and hands-on field experience with safe chainsaw operation, ground handling and tree felling cuts and techniques. Whether you have been running a saw for years or just learning to cut, this course will cover the primary knowledge and skill points to keep your crew working safely and serve as a great refresher. 


  Iowa Arborist Association Annual Meeting

       During the February Annual Meeting , new IAA Board members were elected and the 2015 Awards for Recogition of Service were presented.  Please visit these pages for more information:

Iowa Arborist Board Members

2015 Award Winners for Recogition of Service

FORESTRY SUPPLIERS OFFERS IAA MEMBERS A 7% DISCOUNT

Another Advantage of Membership!

  We would like to thank the following Companies for their donations in supporting IAA.

           
  





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