• Jenny McGarvey
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    Posted January 29, 2018

    Workshop: Woods in Your Backyard: Hanover County, 3/24

    Woods in Your Backyard Workshop Saturday, March 24th, 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM DESCRIPTION Small lots are a big deal. The vast majority of landowners in Virginia own less than 10 acres. By enhancing wooded areas or creating natural areas on your lot, you can enjoy recreation, aesthetics, wildlife and improved water quality and the…

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  • Jenny McGarvey
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    Posted January 26, 2018

    New Article: So Much Depends on a Tree Guard

    Read Kim Martineau’s report on a new study by researchers at Columbia University published in the journal Ecological Engineering. Researchers found tree pits protected by tree guards absorbed water six times faster on average than unprotected tree pits.

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  • Jenny McGarvey
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    Posted January 8, 2018

    Webinar: Making Urban Trees Count: Quantifying and crediting stormwater benefits, 1/10 1 PM ET

    Making Urban Trees Count: Quantifying and crediting stormwater benefits Wednesday, January 10, 2018 | 1:00 – 2:15pm ET Presenters: Karen Cappiella, Center for Watershed Protection; Justin Hynicka, American Forests The water quality benefits of forests are widely accepted, yet very few studies have successfully quantified the runoff and pollutant-reducing impacts of trees in the urban…

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  • Jenny McGarvey
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    Posted November 20, 2017

    Webinar: i-Tree Online Workshop: Using the i-Tree for Street Tree Inventories, 12/14 1 PM EST

    i-Tree Online Workshop: Using the i-Tree for Street Tree Inventories Join the Urban Natural Resources Institute for the December 2017 i-Tree Web Learning Session Thursday, December 14 2017 1:00 PM (Eastern) i-Tree Online Workshop: Using the i-Tree for Street Tree Inventories This upcoming i-Tree Web Learning Session will demonstrate how i-Tree can help you get up…

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  • Jenny McGarvey
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    Posted October 27, 2017

    Webcast: Performing an Urban Site Assessment of Street Tree Planting Sites, 11/09 12 PM EST

    Performing an Urban Site Assessment of Street Tree Planting Sites Join the Urban Forestry Today Webcast. Thursday, November 9, 2017 12:00 PM (Eastern) Urban tree health related challenges often arise from underlying site related conditions that typically include soil related problems. Join Prof Bryant Scharenbroch, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point, as he discusses…

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  • Jenny McGarvey
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    Posted October 26, 2017

    i-Tree Online Workshop: Using the i-Tree Database: Part 2

    i-Tree Online Workshop: Using the i-Tree Database: Part 2 Join the Urban Natural Resources Institute for the September  i-Tree Web Learning Session Thursday, November 2, 2017 1:00 PM (Eastern) i-Tree Online Workshop: Using the i-Tree Database: Part 2 This session will continue to introduce the latest i-Tree tool: Database.  Database provides a central submission site for…

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  • Jenny McGarvey
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    Posted September 25, 2017

    i-Tree Online Workshop: Using the i-Tree Database

    i-Tree Online Workshop: Using the i-Tree Database Join the Urban Natural Resources Institute for the September  i-Tree Web Learning Session Thursday, September 28, 2017 1:00 PM (Eastern) i-Tree Online Workshop: Using the i-Tree Database This session will introduce the latest i-Tree tool: Database.  Database provides a central submission site for new data that users develop while completing…

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  • Jenny McGarvey
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    Posted August 23, 2017

    2017 Chesapeake Forest Champion Nominations due 9/1!

    Two weeks left to submit your Chesapeake Forest Champion nominations!  The Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay with support from the U.S. Forest Service is soliciting nominations for their annual Chesapeake Forest Champions contest. Forests provide clean water and air, wildlife habitat, recreational opportunities, and a host of other benefits to people. In rural and urban…

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  • Jenny McGarvey
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    Posted August 4, 2017

    Now Accepting Nominations for the 2017 Chesapeake Forest Champion Contest

    The Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay with support from the U.S. Forest Service is soliciting nominations for their annual Chesapeake Forest Champions contest. Forests provide clean water and air, wildlife habitat, recreational opportunities, and a host of other benefits to people. In rural and urban areas alike, trees are one of our greatest allies in…

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  • Jenny McGarvey
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    Posted August 1, 2017

    Mid Atlantic Urban Wood Forum: Applied Practices in Utilization, 08/15-08/16

    Mid Atlantic Urban Wood Forum: Applied Practices in Utilization Richmond, VA August 15 – 16, 2017, 8 AM – 3:30 PM This forum will feature a host of urban wood experts from across the United States. The target audience for this forum includes arborists, tree care companies, forestry professionals, wood crafters, municipality staff, academia and portable…

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