Every month, the BBG offers programs in the following areas:
The Catskill Forest Association is a nonprofit organization that provides impartial & confidential forest management advice to private Catskill landowners. We promote responsible stewardship of woodland habitats and their ecosystems, by teaching our members environmentally sound forestry practices and providing economically feasible forestry-related services.
The Hamilton College Arboretum features expert speakers in their popular Third Saturday Series. The Hamilton College campus has been designated as an arboretum. All events are free and open to the public and everyone interested in gardens and landscapes is encouraged to attend.
Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania is a historic public garden and educational institution. It promotes an understanding of the relationship between plants, people and place through programs that integrate science, art and the humanities.
NYBG offers programs in the following areas.:
The NYS Urban Forestry Council is a volunteer group, organized formally in 1999, to advise and assist the NYS Department of Conservation (DEC) in executing its Urban and Community Forestry policies.
Tree Fund Webinar Series
Health Benefits of City Trees: Research Evidence & Economic Values
Speaker: Dr. Kathleen Wolf, University of Washington
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
12:00 p.m. Mountain (translate to your time zone here)
An ever-growing, international body of research points to many human health and wellness benefits that result from nearby nature experiences. But what about trees? Two recent reviews have explored, first, the studies that focus on the urban forest and health response, and second, on the economics of human health effects. In this webinar, Dr. Kathleen Wolf, University of Washington, will share the highlights of both reviews.
Earn 1.0 CEU from ISA or SAF for live broadcast
UMass Amherst Urban Forestry Today Noon Hour Webcast Series
Emerald Ash Borer Update
12:00-1:00 p.m., Thursday, November 7
Speaker: Dr. Nate Siegert, USDA Forest Service
Dr. Nate Siegert discusses the latest information pertaining to the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) and its continued spread across the urban forests of the U.S. and Canada.
Attend live & receive Free ISA/MCA CEU's by visiting www.joinwebinar.com & entering: 214-633-115