Upcoming events

Review Work Plans

 

Event date 10-18-2017 9:00 am
Event End Date 10-18-2017 10:00 am
Capacity Unlimited

Join us for the next Southeast Virginia (SEVA) Urban Forestry Roundtable!  Agenda and details to follow soon

 

Urban Tree Resources and Challenges

Hampton Roads Agricultural Research and Extension Center (HRAREC) 

 1444 Diamond Springs Road

Virginia Beach, VA 23456

Event date 10-23-2017 9:00 am
Event End Date 10-23-2017 12:00 pm
Registration Start Date 09-20-2017
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 0
Cut off date 10-19-2017

Registration now open!

2017 NOVA Conference "Urban Forests for Your Health:  How Trees Can Save Your Life" 

Featured speakers include Dr. Michelle Kondo from the USDA Forest Service and Dr. Kathleen Wolk from the University of Washington. 

 

 

 

Event date 11-09-2017 8:00 am
Event End Date 11-09-2017 4:00 pm
Registration Start Date 09-17-2017
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 0
Cut off date 11-02-2017
Individual Price $85.00
$85.00

 

 

Event date 11-29-2017 10:00 am
Event End Date 11-29-2017 2:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited

Did You Know:

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

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

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

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

  • 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...

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

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

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

  • 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.

Contact Trees Virginia

(434) 295 6401

900 Natural Resources Drive, Ste 800
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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Upcoming Events

Board of Directors Conference Call
10-18-2017 9:00 am
Category:  Free
Southeast Virginia (SEVA) Urban Forestry Roundtable
10-23-2017 9:00 am
Category:  Free

Our Partners

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