Urban Tree Care

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Soil compaction, construction damage, and land development practices can lead to tree decline and early tree mortality. Examine the biology of trees, and learn how they respond to changes in the urban environment. Explore techniques for assessing and preserving tree health and vigor, as well as new diagnostic tools and methods for tree and site analysis in developed urban sites.

Required Text :
Clark, James R. & Nelda Matheny
Trees and Development
Publisher: International Society of Arboriculture, 1998

Schedule: 6 Saturdays, ONLINE: 3/4, 3/11, 3/25, 9-11am, and 4/15, 9am-12pm; ONSITE: 3/18 & 4/1, 9:30am-12:30pm
Times: 09:00am-11:00am EST
Instructor: Julian Picciano Julian Picciano
Location: Some sessions meet online & some at NYBG, Watson Room 307
2900 Southern Blvd
Bronx, NY 10458
Session Number: 233HRT426BL
Price Non-Member : $325.00
Member : $295.00
Prerequisite(s): Introduction to Plant Science
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