2018 Waynesboro Workshop

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NEW!  The Lecture Track has been approved for five (5) ISA CEUs.  

The 2018 "Reveling in the Magnificence of Trees" workshop is divided into two tracks:  Lecture Track and ArborMaster® Track.  To register, please scroll below text to bottom left of page.  You will register for either the Lecture Track (morning and afternoon) or the ArborMaster® track.  

A light continental breakfast will be served at both locations, with lunch served at Ridgeview Park for both groups.  A block of rooms at the Best Western has been reserved at the special rate of $102.99 (not including taxes) - please click here to reserve your room.  

The Lecture Track is divided into two sessions of indoor lectures and outdoor demonstrations and is geared toward those working in municipalities, government agencies and private industry.  This track will be held at the Best Western Plus Waynesboro Inn and Suites Conference Center at 109 Appletree Lane, Waynesboro VA 22980. 

The morning Lecture Track presenters and topics are:  

Click here for a detailed description of the morning and afternoon Lecture Tracks


NEW!  The ArborMaster® Track has been approved for 5.75 ISA CEUs.  

The ArborMaster® Track has been confirmed:  "Climbing and Work Positioning with a Crane" and has been approved for 5.75 ISA CEUs.

The morning session will be devoted to climbing and the afternoon will offer practical advice for how to work safely and effectively with crane assisted jobs.  

This session teaches hands-on techniques and skills vital for tree climbers, groundsmen, and anyone in the production side of tree work.  This track is all day at Ridgeview Park, 700 S. Magnolia Street, Waynesboro Va  22980.  If you register for this track, you should report directly to Ridgeview Park. 

 

Event Properties

Event date 09-14-2018 7:15 am
Event End Date 09-14-2018 4:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 91
Individual Price $85.00
Location
Best Western Inn & Conference Center
109 Apple Tree Lane Waynesboro, VA 22980 United States
Best Western Inn & Conference Center
$85.00

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Did You Know:

  • Most trees do not have a tap root.

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

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

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

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

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

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

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Upcoming Events

2018 Waynesboro Workshop
09-14-2018 7:15 am
Category:  Workshops
Board of Directors Conference Call
09-19-2018 9:00 am
Category:  Free

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