Urban Tree-Sources

Discussing Safety, Stormwater and Tough Trees

 2021 Roanoke Workshop Webinar Series

 

Agenda

Using the "Register Here" links (Zoom) below, you need to register for each individual webinar you wish to attend.  There is an option during registration to provide your ISA, SAF, VNLA number. 

This webinar series is free.  However, payment is required in order to receive CEUs

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Pay $35.00 for all five webinars - no refunds

Pay $10.00 for individual webinar  - no refunds

Register Here! March 3rd - Urban Tree Mortality and Monitoring: A Review of the Literature and Best Practices, Dr. Lara Roman, US Forest Service 

Register Here! March 10th - Tough Native Trees on the Market, Lauren FitzHugh, Colesville Nursery 

Register Here! March 17th - Maximizing Stormwater Benefits,  Eric Kuehler, City of Nashville

Register Here!  March 24th- Safe Use of Vehicles & Mobile Equipment in ArboricultureBill Groce, VA Dept. of Labor & Industry

Register Here!  March 31st - Devastating Decay Fungi, Dr. Andrew Loyd, Bartlett Tree Research Laboratories

Event date 03-03-2021 12:00 pm
Event End Date 03-31-2021 1:00 pm
Registration Start Date 01-20-2021 8:00 am
Capacity Unlimited
Cut off date 03-31-2021 1:00 pm

Did You Know:

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

  • Most trees do not have a tap root.

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

  • 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.

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

  • 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%.

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

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

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