Workshops

Expanding Business Opportunities in Small and Urbanizing Forests:

Managing, Harvesting and Utilizing Urban Trees

 Hollins Map

This event will be held on West Campus Drive

Moody Center (Building #22 on the ma)

Goodwin Reserve Dining Room

 

This workshop will include presentations introducing opportunities for urban wood utilization.  There will be demonstrations in the afternoon which will include harvesting, milling techniques and will feature examples of specialty forest products.

Who Should Attend:  Arborists, landscape professionals, local wood users, tree care companies and small loggers. 

Registration fee is $20 which includes lunch and snacks

Event date 03-09-2017
Event End Date 03-09-2017
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 8
Cut off date 03-07-2017
Individual Price $20.00
$20.00

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Registration is now open for

"Expanding Business Opportunities in Small and Urbanizing Forests:

Managing, Harvesting and Utilizing UrbanTrees"

May 24, 2017

*Camp Kum-Ba-Yah in Lynchburg VA 

*NOTE: this is a change in location from previously announced

Click on link below for details on this workshop

"Expanding Business Opportunities in Small and Urbanizing Forests:

Managing, Harvesting and Utilizing Urban Trees"

 Who Should Attend:  Arborists, landscape professionals, local wood users, consulting forester, tree care companies and small loggers.

Cooperators:  This workshop is sponsored by the USDA Forest Service, hosted by Trees Virginia,the Virginia Department of Forestry and supported by MAC-ISA.

 

 

 

 

Event date 05-24-2017 8:00 am
Event End Date 05-24-2017 4:30 pm
Registration Start Date 05-08-2017
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 4
Cut off date 05-22-2017
Individual Price $20.00
$20.00

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Registration is now closed for this event

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March 7, 2018 - Roanoke Tree Health Care Workshop

 "Making Treemendous Community Impact"

 

Registration and Networking Breakfast 8:00 to 8:30 

Welcome at 8:30 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Event date 03-07-2018 8:00 am
Event End Date 03-07-2018 4:00 pm
Registration Start Date 01-23-2018
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 152
Cut off date 03-02-2018
Individual Price $75.00
$75.00

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED!  

 


Click here for Full Agenda

The Lecture Track 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 Lecture Track presenters and topics are:  

Click here for a detailed description of the Lecture Track


 

 

Event date 12-06-2018 7:15 am
Event End Date 12-06-2018 4:00 pm
Registration Start Date 09-12-2018
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 259
Cut off date 12-02-2018 8:00 am
Individual Price $85.00
$85.00

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

March 6, 2019 Roanoke Tree Health Care Workshop

 

AGENDA:  Trees, Construction and Uninvited Guests

Virginia Western Community College

3099 Colonial Avenue SW

Business Science Building - Whitman Theatre

 

Roanoke VA  24015

Come learn about managing trees during construction, strength loss and safety while working in EAB comprised trees the ecology and impact of invasive species invasive species management

 We have applied for ISA and SAF CEUs

Need Lodging?  

The Holiday Inn Tanglewood has offered a special room rate of $99.00 plus tax for attendees. 

Click here Holiday Inn Tanglewood to make your reservation.   

 

$85.00 General Registration

$75.00 Municipal/Non-Profit

$55.00 Tree Stewards, Master Gardeners & Master Naturalists

Event date 03-06-2019 7:15 am
Event End Date 03-06-2019 3:30 pm
Registration Start Date 01-24-2019 2:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 66
Cut off date 03-01-2019 3:30 pm
Individual Price $85.00
$85.00

Did You Know:

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

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

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

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

  • 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.

  • 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...

Contact Trees Virginia

(434) 295 6401

900 Natural Resources Drive, Ste 800
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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Upcoming Events

2019 Roanoke Workshop
03-06-2019 7:15 am
Category:  Workshops

Our Partners

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