80% of the human population in North America lives in urbanized areas. Green infrastructure makes cities livable, and Arbor Drone is committed to maximizing the benefits of green infrastructure for people and cities.


Our Mission

Arbor Drone is dedicated to pushing the technology envelope to drive urban forestry and green infrastructure forward. 

Arbor Drone performs services at several scales: property, landscape, and city-wide to meet your needs. 

Tree Risk Assessment

Tree Risk Assessment

Inspections, bids, risk assessment

Aerial inspections of one or many trees for tree work, bids, risk management, encroachment into solar access zones, construction by an FAA Certified Remote Pilot. Still images or video. 

landscape-scale management and monitoring

Assessment, monitoring, and mapping of large landscapes for Special Districts, Homeowner Associations, private and public entities. Turf management, tree health assessment, accurate aerial mapping for the landscape industry.

Tree and landscape monitoring and assessment at the landscape scale

Tree and landscape monitoring and assessment at the landscape scale

Infrared image of urban parkland

Infrared image of urban parkland

large-scale Pest detection and monitoring, inventories, Utility vegetation management 

Arbor Drone is currently working on a first-of-its-kind aerial project to detect and monitor Emerald Ash Borer in Denver, Colorado, USA. We expect to scale this project up to provide city- or region-wide services at unprecedented flexibility and resolution. Partnered with our efforts to bring technological solutions to Utility Vegetation Management, Arbor Drone is at the cutting edge of aerial forestry. Arbor Drone is also partnering to develop unique processes and workflows for Utility Vegetation Management.



We also provide


  • Imagery and video
  • Drone workshops 
  • Public speaking
Unique urban forestry perspectives

New perspectives on urban forestry and landscape management

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Aerial imagery for your business

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See a different side of your property

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See what others can't