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Webinar: Designing Trees into the Urban Landscape and Integrating Stormwater Management 04/10, 12 PM EST

Webinar: Designing Trees into the Urban Landscape and Integrating Stormwater Management

Penn State Extension Community Forestry Management Monthly Webinar Series

Monday, April 10, 2017, 12 PM – 1 PM (Eastern Time)

 This webinar will review the issues faced by urban design professionals seeking to make cities more sustainable and livable, and discuss solutions to these issues. Sustainability is about complete streets, where urban trees are planted in a way that allows them to reach maturity without damaging surrounding infrastructure, and where stormwater is managed in a way that reduces runoff to keep our waterways clean and minimize the risk of flooding. It will use regional and international case studies to illustrate the successful establishment of low impact development (LID) practices.

Presenter:

Jeremy Bailey, Senior Consultant with Green Blue Urban

Where: Webinar at https://meeting.psu.edu/pacommunityforestry  

Use the link above to access the webinar room starting 15 minutes prior to the webinar start time. Enter the webinar as a guest by typing your name in the name box and click the “Enter Room” button.

Cost:  Free

Continuing Education Credits: One Continuing Education Credit for Landscape Architects; Society of American Foresters (CFEs); and PLNA Certified Horticulturalist (PCH) will be offered to attendees. International Society of Arboriculture (CEUs) will be awarded with 80% score of quiz return. Certificates of attendance will be provided after the program.

For more information, visit http://extension.psu.edu/natural-resources/forests/courses/community-forestry-management-webinars

or contact Scott Sjolander at 814-350-7749 or sas305@psu.edu

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