What We Do

We are among Washtenaw County and Ann Arbor's most experienced Tree & Shrub Care professionals. We offer comprehensive services, including:

 ›Pruning  ›Removal
 ›Spraying  ›Insect & Disease
 ›Cabling & Bracing  ›Fertilization
 ›Stump Grinding  ›Land Clearing

We have six ISA Certified Arborists on staff, and we are completely licensed and insured to safely take care of all your tree care needs.

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About Us


Urban Foresters was founded by Ann Arbor native Brad Burton in 1981. While a student at U of M's Forestry School, Brad saw the need for a professional and knowledgeable tree care company in the area.

Professional Philosophy

We believe that client satisfaction is directly related to on-going employee education and training. We are a proud member of the International Society of Arboriculture, the Tree Care Industry Association, and the Arboricultural Society of Michigan.

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ISA Certification

We have six ISA Certified Arborists on staff to help you with all your tree care needs!

Wood Boring Beetles

Borers typically attack stressed trees, adults lay eggs on or under the bark and the larvae feed on the wood further stressing the tree. The best defense against borers is to keep your trees healthy and unstressed. The most notable borer in our area is the Emerald Ash Borer. New systemic treatments can protect ash trees for two years.

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