The New Urban Forest
March 4, 2009
8:00 a.m. -- 3:30 p.m.
Virginia Western Community College
A TREES VIRGINIA WORKSHOP
Jennifer McKee, Virginia Geospatial Extension Program Urban Tree Canopy, the Structure of our Future What is the Urban Tree Canopy and Why is it so important for the future, how can we develop?
Dr. Appleton, VA Tech Professor of Horticulture, Diversity Is the Answer.
Alexander Niemiera, VT Dept of Horticulture, Recommendations for the Next Urban Forest.
Greg Paige, Bartlett, Hurting the Ones we Love: Why We do such Bad things to such Nice Plants in our Landscapes Bad cultural practice we do to plants and highlight correct practices and procedures to avoid death and destruction of our landscape investments.
Barbara White Urban & Community Forestry Partnership Coordinator 900 Natural Resources Dr, suite 800 Charlottesville, VA 22903434-220-9041 Barbara.White@dof.virginia.gov
"Urban Forestry is America's Front Line Defense Against Global Climate Change"