TREK des TREES - 12th Annual
2014 Participants (Teams):
- "Man & Dog" - Mike Jerome and dog, Zeke
- "Wisen Geezers" - Carl Cathcart, George Ackerson, Tim Lindsay
- "Until" - Dave Clapman, Chris Moultroup, Sara Sankowich
- "Youngold" - Ron Yaple / Kieran Yaple
2014 crowned Youngold the new winner. Reigning champs Wisen Geezers had
an impressive showing but finished in third place. Four teams trekked around
Burlington's historic church street answering questions about trees and local
history. Congratulations to Ron and Kieran who lumped around the "The Dirr"
book to help them win. They will share a 2015 annual conference registration to
the Red Jacket Mountain View Resort, October 25-27.
Thank you to everyone who participated! Spread the word about how much fun
you had and encourage more people to "Trek des Trees"!
September 28-30, 2014 - Registration
Held during the Annual Conference, Burlington, VT
A 'scavenger hunt style' event includes local history, tree id, and insect and
disease questions. This year's Trek can be done at anytime during conference.
Answer sheets shall be turned in to the Registration Desk before noon on
Trek participants help 'Spread the Word of Arboriculture' while navigating the
local streets using clues to answer questions for points. The individual or team
with the greatest number of points wins!
This year's grand prize is a 2015 Annual Conference Registration (1
registration will be awarded to the individual or split between team members).
This is a fun event to attain your needed CEUs.
Friends, colleagues and/or Alma Mata are encouraged to create a friendly rivalry
amongst your fellow arborists. The challenge is out especially to students!
- Registration is $25.00.
- $5.00 of every registration will be donated to the TREE FUND.
- 3 ISA CEUs and 1 Pesticide Credit (pending).
|New England Chapter
International Society of Arboriculture
|NEW ENGLAND CHAPTER
P.O. Box 435
Norwell, MA 02061
Kieran & Ron Yaple