Public Works and Environmental Services

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Our administrative offices are open to the public by appointment only at this time. Please call or email 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday - Thursday; 9:15 a.m. - 4 p.m. Friday

703-324-1770
TTY 711

12055 Government Center Parkway
Suite 518, Fairfax, Va 22035

Brian Keightley,
Division Director, Urban Forest Management

Urban Forestry News, Videos and Podcasts

 

Tree News

asian longhorned beetle
- The Asian longhorned beetle (ALB) is an invasive, exotic insect that most likely arrived in the United States on packing material from Asia. It is one of the most destructive insects known to exist in several areas of the country but not in Fairfax County yet.
crinkly sycamore leaf
- A fungal disease called anthracnose is attacking local sycamore trees. Residents may see what look to be dead trees in the midst of spring greenery.
urban forester digs a hole
- Ash trees are native to Fairfax County and have been planted widely throughout North America. The picturesque ash (Fraxinus sp.) lines streets, beautifies yards, provides food and habitat for pollinators and other wildlife and is glorious to see in the fall.

Learn about the environment in Fairfax County. Listen to EnviroPod.

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