Tree Steward Symposium November 2014

 

Trees Virginia

Tree Steward Symposium - "Growing Our Stewardship"

November 19-20, 2014

Roslyn Retreat and Conference Center in Richmond

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On Line Registration is Now Available

To Register:  Scroll to bottom of page and click on "Register Individual"

Hello Tree Steward Groups in Virginia!

Registration is now available for the 2014 Tree Steward Symposium on Nov. 19-20 Tree Steward Symposium for Tree Steward Groups in Virginia!

Overnight accommodations will be provided at the Roslyn Retreat Center -- with double occupancy (you will have a chance when you register to let us know the name of your preferred roommate.)  We will do our best to accommodate your request.  The Tree Symposium is at no cost to participants. 

Registration deadline is October 24!

Louise Seals

Tree Steward Representative

Virginia Urban Forest Council (Trees Virginia)

 

 

 

 

 

Event Properties

Event date 11-19-2014 11:00 am
Event End Date 11-20-2014 1:30 pm
Capacity 30
Registered 30
Available place 0
Location
Roslyn Conference and Retreat Center
8727 River Road Richmond, VA 23229 United States
Roslyn Conference and Retreat Center
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Did You Know:

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

  • 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.

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

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

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

  • 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...

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

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

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Upcoming Events

June 13, 2017 Southeast Virginia Urban Forest Roundtable
06-13-2017 9:00 am
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06-27-2017 11:00 am
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