NEC-ISA Workshop: Maintenance & Preservation of Mature Trees
8:00 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Gina McCarthy Auditorium
79 Elm Street
Number of CEUs
Learn about Bushnell Park's diverse tree collection and the management of their trees. Understand how EAB is affecting the trees of Bushnell Park, and New England. This workshop includes a 1 hour educational walking tour. NOTE: Parking at the Pulaski Circle Lot is included in the course fee.
8:30 to 9:00 - coffee and continental breakfast
9:00 - 9:15 - Intro to Bushnell Park by Mary Zeman, Bushnell Park Foundation Executive Director
9:15 to 10:15 - The Trees in Bushnell Park - Panel Discussion
Heather Dionne - Hartford City Forester
Bruce Powell - Senior Arborist - Sav-A-Tree
Chris Donnelly, Urban Forestry Coordinator, DEEP
10:15 to 10:45 - Break
10:45 to 11:45 - Understanding and Dealing with EAB in Hartford
Dr. Richard Cowles
11:45-12:45 to the ending - Educational Bushnell Park Tree Walk
Visit and discuss trees discussed in the meeting
PARKING IS INCLUDED AT THE PULASKI CIRCLE LOT
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CONTACT HEATHER LEFF -978-844-0441
MEMBER - $35 NON-MEMBER $70*