Upcoming events

Save the Date for the next SEVA Roundtable - March 27, 2019

AGENDA The Big Tree Hunt:  Hampton Roads Edition

 Registration is FREE and is now open!

Event date 03-27-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 03-27-2019 12:00 pm
Registration Start Date 02-27-2019 1:30 pm
Capacity 80
Registered 80
Available place 0
Cut off date 03-25-2019 8:00 am

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Event date 04-17-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 04-17-2019 4:30 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 0

Register NOW for the Northern Virginia Urban Forestry Roundtable - May 10, 2019

 AGENDA:  "How Do We Communicate the Importance of Urban Trees?"

This Roundtable will explore different outreach and education projects throughout northern region.

Some have staff with budgets; others have access to communication professionals while many are all volunteers, using printed material while others use social media.

The purpose of this event is for attendees to gather ideas for replication in their jurisdiction and to identify potential partnerships and volunteer opportunities.

Registration fee for everyone is $10.00.  If you would like a catered lunch, the total is $20.00. 

Event date 05-10-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 05-10-2019 1:00 pm
Registration Start Date 03-22-2019 4:00 pm
Capacity 50
Registered 0
Available place 50
Cut off date 05-06-2019
Individual Price $10.00
$10.00 50

You're Invited! 

Great plans are in the works for the 2019 Tree Steward Symposium offered by Trees Virginia.  This will be a one-day event and all Tree Steward members are invited to attend.  

Save the Date! 

June 13, 2019

Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardem

Richmond VA 

Registration opens soon at www.treesvirignia.org/events

 

 

 

Event date 06-13-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 06-13-2019 4:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Event date 06-19-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 06-19-2019 9:30 am
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 0

Did You Know:

  • Trees properly placed around buildings can reduce air conditioning needs by 30 percent and save 20-50 percent in heating energy.

  • One large tree can provide a supply of oxygen for two people.

  • Trees are the largest living organisms on earth: some coastal redwoods are more than 360 feet tall.

  • Well-maintained trees and shrubs can increase property value by up to 14%.

  • In one day, one large tree can lift up to 100 gallons of water out of the ground and discharge it into the air.

  • Most trees do not have a tap root.

  • Every state has an official State Tree. Virginia adopted the flowering dogwood Cornaceae Cornus florida as the State Tree on February 24, 1956.  The dogwood is well distributed throughout the...

  • A birdhouse hung on a young tree branch, does not move up the tree as the tree grows.

  • Most tree roots are in the top 12 inches of soil.

  • A mature tree removes almost 70 times more pollution than a newly planted tree.

  • Trees are some of the oldest living organisms on earth: some bristle-cone pines are thought to be more than 5000 years old.

Contact Trees Virginia

(434) 295 6401

900 Natural Resources Drive, Ste 800
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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Upcoming Events

Southeast Virginia (SEVA) Roundtable
03-27-2019 9:00 am
Event Categories:  Roundtables | Free
Board of Directors Conference Call
04-17-2019 9:00 am
Category:  Free

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American Grove     Virginia Department of Forestry     Mid-Atlantic Chapter International Society of Arboriculture