American Grove

American Grove

Neil Norton
  • Male
  • Decatur, GA
  • United States
  • Georgia Urban Forest Council
Share on Facebook
Share Twitter

Neil Norton's Friends

  • Edward Huang 黄铁屿
  • Gregg Hosfeld
  • Jasen  Johns
  • Chris Turner
  • Doug Wildman
  • Robby Astrove
  • Suzannah DesRoches
  • Mary Widhelm
  • Shane Donegan
  • Tivon Feeley
  • Beth Corrigan
  • Nancy Stairs
  • Dave de Medicis
  • Paul Beck
  • Lisa Segard

Neil Norton's Discussions

How Repair side walk damage without damaging the tree?
7 Replies

Kristal Walsh of Florida Grove asks a good question. I am looking for some creative ways to repair walkways (formerly paved sidewalks) which have been broken and uplifted by tree roots. Are there…Continue

Tags: roots, repairs, sidewalks

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kristal Walsh Sep 25, 2013.

Arbor Day/Post a picture of your Tree Planting.

MLK Service day (January 21st) and Arborday are around the corner.  Post a photo of your last tree planting by replying to this topic.   From the Arborday Foundation:National Arbor Day is the last…Continue

Tags: Plantings, Photo, Arbor Day

Started Jan 9, 2013

Neil's Tree Blog

Loading… Loading feed


Neil Norton's Page

Latest Activity

Neil Norton posted a blog post

Infamous Invasives & Permaculture

How did I miss the permaculture philosophy? Luckily, I ran straight into it on my bicycle riding through the park. As I flew thorugh my beloved park on my way to work out of the corner of my eye, I noticed 3 men working in small forest near the creek. Despite being in…See More
Aug 14
Neil Norton posted a blog post

Freaky Eaters & Trees

What do freaky eaters and trees have in common? They both can withstand very unhealthy conditions and still survive. As a consulting arborist, many of my clients do not manage their trees properly yet the trees survive and the clients often see no reason for changing their behavior. I recently was drawn in by the…See More
Aug 4
Neil Norton added a discussion to the group Georgia Grove

Savannah Tree Canopy Study

American Grove Member Ian Hanou posted an interesting article about a canopy study in Savannah, GA.  Check it out at More
Jul 17
Neil Norton added a discussion to the group Georgia Grove

Reserve space before this popular training is full!

The first session on Saturday, Aug 2 is quickly approaching so register soon for the 8th round of TreeKeeper certification.  During 7 separate Sessions led by local experts and ISA Certified Arborists, students of all levels learn skills to put to use in their own yards or neighborhoods. We always have a lively group of learners so register soon.  Please help to spread the word about this awesome opportunity to meet other treehuggers, gain skilled tree care techniques, and have fun! …See More
Jul 9

Profile Information

Place of Work
Georgia Urban Forest Council
I plant trees because....
Over the MLK weekend participated in a great tree planting in Dectur, GA at Dearborne Park. The planting wsa a partnerhip between the Midway Woods neighborhood, Park Pride, DeKalb County and Nalley Automotive- a perfect partnership between Government, Communinty, and the Private Sector!

Neil Norton's Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Neil Norton's Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Neil Norton's Blog

Infamous Invasives & Permaculture

Posted on August 14, 2014 at 9:30am 0 Comments

Freaky Eaters & Trees

Posted on August 4, 2014 at 12:00pm 1 Comment

Dreaming & Swaying with Trees

Posted on July 8, 2014 at 10:30am 0 Comments

Big Tree? Be sure to look down!

Posted on April 25, 2014 at 11:00am 0 Comments

Comment Wall (74 comments)

You need to be a member of American Grove to add comments!

Join American Grove

At 10:44am on January 14, 2014, Dana Coelho said…

Thanks Neil! Looking forward to getting active in this community online and on the ground.

At 1:41pm on March 6, 2013, April Toney said…

Hi Neil,

I am employed full time for the Illinois Chapter, I also have a part-time assistant. I would be happy to share anything that we have, no need to reinvent the wheel :) Keep in touch!


At 9:01am on February 7, 2013, Dave Coulter said…

Shucks.....thanks Neil!  Happy to pitch in  : )


Social Media

© 2014   Created by Administrator.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service