When: Tuesday August 8, 2017: 12:30 p.m.- 4 p.m.
Wednesday, August 9, 2017: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Where: Patuxent Wildlife Refuge Visitor’s Center, Laurel MD
Don’t miss your chance to attend Trees for All: Chesapeake Regional Environmental Justice Workshop! This two-day event hosted by Lillie Leaf Solutions will bring together diverse stakeholders working to retain and increase healthy tree canopy in their communities. Learn from exemplary regional and national initiatives, including TreeBaltimore, New Jersey Tree Foundation, Miami Parks and Recreation, and Urban ReLeaf in Oakland, California.
Whether you work in government, a nonprofit, the private sector or contribute as a community volunteer, this workshop is designed to help you address environmental injustice as it relates to community trees.
This workshop is supported through a grant from the USDA Forest Service, in partnership with Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, DC Urban Forestry Administration, Prince George’s County, and Maryland Department of Natural Resources.
Maryland Tree Expert and International Society of Arboriculture CEUs are pending.
Travel scholarships are available for those who qualify.