Time: October 11, 2011 from 9am to 3pm
Location: Emory University, Math and Science Building
Street: 400 Dowman Drive
Event Type: conference
Organized By: Georgia Urban Forest Council
Latest Activity: Oct 4, 2011
Now in its second year, GUFC's College Canopy Conference is entitled "Doing More with Less: Managing the Resources of your Campus Urban Forest," and is for college and university landscape directors, grounds managers, physicial plant managers, staff, and administrators who know the value of maintaining health trees on campus. Topic sessions include:
Technology and techniques for preserving and maintaining campus trees, such as Sonic Tomography and using Silva Cells
Using Consulting Arborists - what qualifications to look for
Emory University's No Net Forest Loss initiative
Tree Campus USA Program
Innovative Service Learning Projects
Panel Discussion: How Do We Do More With Less?
Lunch included. CEUs available.
Optional tours to Emory's Lullwater Forest and Emory Quadrangle and Baker Woods
This conference is open to all.