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Application Resources

Thanks for your interest in Transylvania County’s Hemlock Cost Share Program.

Here’s a step by step guide to apply for assistance in getting your hemlocks treated.

  1. Fill out the Landowner applicationPlease note: if you are confused by any of the application steps done, we are happy to help!
  2. Select a contractor from our list of approved contractors. (Your contractor my be able to assist you with your application as well).
  3. Use the Judging the level of infestation guide to indicate the severity of your infestation in the application.
  4. Use the Assessing Level of Decline guide to indicate the health of your stand of trees in your application.
  5. Use the Photographing a Tree guide to get quality photos of your stand.
  6. Print a map of your property using the Instructions for creating a map
  7. Submit your application with a deposit of $50.00 made payable to TCCES (refundable if your property is deemed not to qualify) to the Cooperative Extension Office at 106 E. Morgan Street, Brevard, NC 28712