North Carolina Forest Service (NCFS) and North Carolina Urban Forestry Council (NCUFC)
NC ARBOR DAY - 1st FRIDAY after MARCH 15th
NATIONAL ARBOR DAY - last FRIDAY in APRIL
Website: NCUFC - http://www.ncufc.org/
Website: NCFS - http://ncforestservice.gov/Urban/Urban_Forestry.htm
AUGUST 12-15, 2014 - The NCUFC will be hosting its 7th annual North Carolina Urban Forestry Conference, in Raleigh, NC. The Keynote Speaker for the conference will be Dr. Dave Nowak. Find out more and register here.
NC Cooperative Extension is a statewide program through NC State University with a presence in every county, providing expertise on a variety of topics as well as workshops and events. You can find a complete list of events here, where you can also search by county.
The NC Native Plant Society is a volunteer organization with chapters in various locations. Besides being a good source of information on native species choices, they are also quite active with various fieldtrips and events listed here.
Alliance for Community Trees is a national organization focused on urban trees and is a great resource for information. It also keeps an up-to-date list of big events across the country here.
The Forestry & Environmental Outreach Program is based at NC State University and presents a variety of programs to a broad audience, from professionals to teachers, landowners and others. The upcoming events are listed here.
The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will be providing free Green Growth Toolbox Workshops hosted by several communities across the state.Below are the details on the Green Growth Toolbox, which was recently updated, and four upcoming workshops. …Continue
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