Western Mass. Tree Wardens Dinner Meeting (MTWFA)

5:00 pm 7:30 pm

Location:

Bluebonnet Diner
324 King Street
Northampton, MA
United States

Bluebonnet Diner, Northampton, MA
Dinner Cost $30

Meet and network with tree wardens, tree companies, and utility arborists at the spring gathering of the Western Mass. chapter.

 

ENERGY BENEFITS OF TREES

Ben Weil, PhD.,  Ext. Assist. Professor, UMass-Amherst
Learn about utility cost savings and electrical grid management benefits associated with trees planted in the urban environment.

 

MANAGING ROADSIDE TREE MORTALITY

Mollie Freilicher, Comm. Action Forester, DCR, Paul Sellers Supervisor Massachusetts Vegetation Management, Eversource, and Lance Wade, Forestry Supervisor National Grid
Trees across the state are dying from gypsy moth, drought, and emerald ash borer. Learn about the issue and what communities can do to manage roadside trees in these challenging times. Learn about how this is impacting utilities and how to work with your utility arborist. 

 

 MCA &  ISA credits have been requested.

 For more information, call or email

781-894-4759 [email protected]

 Registration information coming soon