Utility Arborist Association

Our vision is to be the leading organization for the enhancement of the utility vegetation management industry.

UAA Partners

UAA is proud to work with the following groups. We encourage you to visit their websites to learn more about these groups.


UAA is a professional affiliation of the International Society of Arboriculture.


UAA is a proud member of the SUFC.


UAA encourages the public to always "Call before you dig"!


UAA encourage’s utility arborists and municipal arborists in their efforts to work together on a daily basis in the urban forest.


UAA encourages our members to attend the annual Partners in Community Forestry meeting that the Arbor Day Foundation hosts annually. Arbor Day Foundation also has the TreeLine USA program.


The Utility Vegetation Management Association (UVMA) is an organization serving and representing utility business needs, utility arborists, utility vegetation specialists and the public in the utility industry in Western Canada. The UAA and UVMA have a memorandum of understanding together. Together we are working to promotethe Professional Utility Vegetation Management program which is designed to help professionals working in this industry enhance their management, leadership and planning skills.


The Tree Research and Education Endowment Fund (TREE Fund) provides research grants, scholarships and educational programs to advance knowledge in the field of arboriculture and urban forestry.


The Wildlife Habitat Council promotes and certifies habitat conservation and management on corporate lands through partnerships and education.



The Right-of-Way Stewardship Council (ROWSC) is an accreditation program that establishes standards for responsible right-of-way vegetation management along corridors. The program promotes the application of Integrated Vegetation Management (IVM) and best management practices to utility vegetation managers in order to maintain power system reliability and address ecological concerns.


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