Who we are

Urban Forest Analytics LLC was founded at the end of 2011 with Jerry Bond as principal consultant. Jerry is an ISA Certified Arborist with Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (NY 1109-AQ), and has twenty years of experience as a consultant in urban forestry. After a successful career as a university professor, he returned to school to earn a degree from Cornell's Urban Horticulture Institute. He worked with a university Extension service, a major Northeast consulting group and a small consulting firm before starting his current position.

Experience and expertise

Perhaps the best way to judge our experience and expertise is to examine what we have done:

We also have strong language skills at our disposal: excellent French and German, good Spanish.

Current research

Following up on a popular article, we are now working on a book about estimating tree load in collaboration with engineering colleagues. It will be similar in format to our Urban Tree Health with clear text and images.

Resources

When required by a particular project, we work with a pool of highly qualified consultants for advanced techniques in allied fields:

  • decay examination    •pest identification    •load analysis    •tree valuation    •defect assessment