The Pennsylvania-Delaware Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture was founded in 1960. The purpose of this organization is to foster a greater appreciation for shade trees and to promote the science, technology, and practice of professional arboriculture in the states of Pennsylvania and Delaware.


54th Annual Shade Tree Symposium

The 2019 Symposium will be held at the Lancaster Marriott and Convention Center located in downtown Lancaster, PA on February 11th and 12th, 2019.  Registration is now open.  You can go HERE for more information and register.  Enroll before January 20th to receive the ‘Early Bird’ discount.  There is also a link for discounted hotel rooms on our website.



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2018 Board Meetings

March 23rd - Meeting in person: Location - Lehigh Valley area
May 3rd - Meeting in person: Location- State College area
August 10th - Conference call 9:00 am - 11:30 am
October 5th - Meeting in person: Pittsburgh area
December 7th - Meeting in person: at the 2019 Symposium site