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: Every week on Saturday, starting on 03/16/24 and ending on 04/20/24 (excluding 03/30/24)
Only 14 days left to register!
Times: 11:00am-02:00pm EDT
Instructor: Melissa Finley Melissa Finley
Location: NYBG, Watson Room 307
2900 Southern Blvd
Bronx, NY 10458
Session Number: 243HRT426
Price Non-Member : $345.00
Member : $315.00
Prerequisite(s): Introduction to Plant Science
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