CRTI has diverse work groups that develop programs to address gaps in the care of the Chicago region's urban forest. The work groups meet individually throughout the year and come together annually for the Partner Recognition Celebration. See the recap from our 2015 Partner Recognition Celebration here.
Six work groups focus their attention on tree planting, stewardship, research, education, policy, skill and training development and resource acquisition needs for the regional forest. They are identifying and tackling these central issues: