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Why be a member of MUCFA

  • Be a part of the body that provides direction to the DNRC urban and community forestry program.

  • Connect with other tree people from around the state dealing with similar tree issues as you.

  • Membership discounts at training provided by MUCFA. MUCFA members will receive a 20% discount at all MUCFS functions.

  • Opportunities for grant funding when available

  • Updates of what is happening around the state concerning forestry issues,

  • Award opportunities. See Resources > Award Page  for more information.

What is the purpose of MUCFA

  • To assist and advise the DNRC on UCF program issues, concerns and opportunities

  • To promote and encourage public awareness, education and volunteerism.

  • To cultivate cooperation among agencies, groups and individuals.

  • To advise Montanas and their local, state and federal officials on urban forestry issues, concerns and opportunities.

  • To encourage and promote planting, maintenance and management of trees in municipalities and counties within Montana according to industry standards

  • Solicit funds for and promote association projects and activities.

Montana Urban and Community Forestry Association  Membership

  • MUCFA is a volunteer organization whose vision is to provide "All Things Urban Forestry in Montana." MUCFA is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that works closely with the Urban and Community Forestry Programs of both the U.S.Forest Service Urban and the Montana DNRC.

  • MUCFA's mission is to promote management, expansion and improvement of community forests for the benefit of all Montanas.

  • MUCFA is a membership driven organization. MUCFA encourages individuals, organizations and communities across Montana to become members and get involved.

Questions? Feel free to contact our Executive Director: Kelly Franklin at

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