Grow the Community That Grows the Urban Forest

AAA connects people who care about Hawaii’s trees with the knowledge and resources to care for those trees. When you become a member of Aloha Arborist Association, you help us spread that knowledge, harness the volunteers to get the work done, and keep trees in our communities.

Click here to become a member and keep our community forests strong and healthy. Mahalo for your support!

 

Welcome to Aloha Arborist Association

The Aloha Arborist Association (AAA) is an organization of tree care professionals and private citizens concerned for trees and their environment. We are a state-wide organization with members from the islands of Hawaii, Maui, Oahu and Kauai. Since 1976, AAA has strived to educate the tree care industry and the public about proper tree care.

Men’s 2014 Tree Climbing Champion , Justin Donahue, during the Masters Challenge. Photo by David Leonard.

Men’s 2014 Tree Climbing Champion , Justin Donahue, during the Masters Challenge. Photo by David Leonard.

2014 Women's Tree Climbing Champion, Jamilee Kempton, during the Masters Challenge. Photo by David Leonard.

2014 Women’s Tree Climbing Champion, Jamilee Kempton, during the Masters Challenge. Photo by David Leonard.

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E.H.A.P. Workshop

LOCATION CHANGE! 101 Hanauma Bay Rd, Honolulu, HI 96825 The workshop will be at the Hanauma Bay classroom. Hanauma Bay is closed on Tuesday, so parking will be free and there will be plenty of space. When you turn in, tell the guard you are there for the EHAP Workshop. Tree Care Industry Association’s Electrical …

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Tree Care Near Manu-o-Kū Breeding Sites – Ending at the Beginning

  LESSONS ABOUT • Tree Care Near Manu-o-Kū Breeding Sites AAA is wrapping up the Kaulunani project to develop Guidelines for Tree Care Near Manu-o-Kū Breeding Sites, but it feels like a beginning. The Guidelines are completed and available for downloading. Also thanks to this project, AAA and its project partners have learned some lessons and …

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Tree Care Near Manu-o-Kū – Tree Companies Meet with Wildlife Experts

Additional meetings scheduled: Thursday May 16, 4pm UH Manoa, SOEST Courtyard, 1680 East-West Road Visitor Parking behind the Kennedy Theater Saturday May 18, 9am Iolani Palace, Coronation Bandstand Street Parking   Experts from the US Fish and Wildlife Service, Hui Manu-o-Kū, and DLNR’s Division of Forestry and Wildlife met yesterday with a group of tree companies and …

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New Detections – New longhorned beetle, naio thrips

Invasive Cerambycid beetle found in Puna, Big Island  Naio thrips found in Kalihi, Moanalua, Pearl City, downtown Honolulu, Waikīkī    Click below to download pest information: Acalolepta aesthetica (Cerambycid longhorned beetle) New Pest Advisory Acalolepta aesthetica – Quick Pest Fact Sheet OISC flyer – Myoporum Thrips Detected on Oahu Klambothrips myopori Pest Advisory, June 2009   …

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