NEC-ISA Workshop: Maintenance & Preservation of Mature Trees - At Bushnell Park

8:30 a.m. 12:45 p.m.

Location:

Gina McCarthy Auditorium
79 Elm Street
Hartford, CT
United States

Number of CEUs

3

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. 

PROPOSED AGENDA

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

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST AND BREAK WILL BE SERVED SUPPORTED BY A GENEROUS SPONSORSHIP FROM ARBORJET AND RAINBOW TREECARE SCIENTIFIC ADVANCEMENTS

INTERESTED IN SPONSORING THIS EVENT?
CONTACT HEATHER LEFF -978-844-0441

      MEMBER - $35 NON-MEMBER $70*