MAA The Maryland Arborist Association (MAA) is a professional trade association dedicated to fostering best practices within the region's arboriculture industry, providing education forums for on-going training and safety, and promoting community service through volunteerism.

For nearly 50 years, the MAA has brought professional arborists (and related trades) together for networking, professional growth, and advancement. In addition to these professional benefits, MAA members annually donate tens of thousands of dollars in man-hours in association-wide volunteer service projects.

For more information about the MAA, select here.  

Interested in becoming an MAA member?  select here.
Legislation/Maryland Green Industry Council (MaGIC)

MAA members are involved in Maryland’s legislative process through the Maryland Green Industry Council (MaGIC).  MaGIC serves the horticulture industry as a legislative resource and unified voice providing expertise, insight, and testimony throughout the year on issues effecting Maryland’s Green Industry. For updates on legislation followed during the previous Session, or for information on how to contact your elected officials, select here.

MAA License Plates

All MAA members are eligible to order association license plates, which depict the state tree, the Wye Oak.
 .Select here for more information and to request the MAA office to send you the required MVA registration form.   

News and Highlights Save the date for the 34th annual MAA Winter Recertification Seminar. The annual seminar will be held January 28 and 29, 2015 at Turf Valley Resort and Conference Center. Day 1 of the conference will be devoted to safety education and training, while Day 2 is dedicated to pesticide recertification.Take a look at the event brochure for more information, including registration. Register Online

Recertification Credits Available: 

-Maryland Pesticide Recertification: 8 credits - Categories 2, 3A, 3C, 6, and 10
-Virginia Pesticide Recertification (Specific Credits Document)
  To achieve the specific Virginia credits for recertification, you must attend the entire second day of the seminar, January 29th. 
-Washington D.C. Pesticide Recertification: 3A, 3C:6
-ISA CEU's (Specific ISA CEU's)
-4.75 CTSP CEU's on Day 1 (January 28)
-Maryland Certified Professional Horticulturist: 1 credit per day attended
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