Urban Tree Symposium (Tower Hill BG)

8:30am 4:39pm

Co-sponsored with Ecological Landscape Alliance

Join us as experts in the field explore the importance of our urban forests, as well as ways we can help to nurture and care for urban trees.

The State of the Urban Forest in the Northeast - Chris Roddick, Head Arborist, Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Using Technology to Manage the Urban Forest - David J. Nowak, PhD, Senior Scientist / i-Tree Team Leader, US Forest Service

Management Options for Insect Pests of Trees and Shrubs - Tawny Simisky, Extension Entomologist, UMass Extension Landscape, Nursery, and Urban Forestry Program

Tree Selection, Establishment, and Care - Bill Logan, Founder and President of Urban Arborists

How to Increase the Urban Canopy - Panel Discussion