Skip to main content

Newsroom

Are your Community Trees Ready for an Active Storm Season?

Are your Community Trees Ready for an Active Storm Season?

READINESS, RESPONSE, RECOVER:  Are your community trees ready for upcoming storms?  Join us for a webinar on August 12.

Is your urban forest prepared for storms? Do you know how to respond?  What's the best and safest way to help your urban forest recover?  Join us as our expert speakers cover "Before the Storm: Pruning Trees and Keeping Them Healthy to Better Weather Upcoming Storms,"  "Evaluating Site Conditions," "Standing Strong: Tree Species that Fare Best in Storms," and "After the Storm:  Resources, Assistance, and Safety."  Speakers include Rob Swanson, Certified Arborist, Specimen Tree; and Mark McClellan, Seth Hawkins, and Joan Scales of the Georgia Forestry Commission.

REGISTRATION FEES:
If you are a Georgia Tree Council member, please use the discount code GTCMEMBER30 (all capital letters) to receive the member price of $30.
The non-member registration fee is $45.
If you are paying by check, please use discount code PAYBYCHECK (all capital letters) to get registered, and send a check for the full amount to Georgia Tree Council, P.O. Box 2199, Stone Mountain, GA  30086.

CEUs:
International Society of Arboriculture:  Certified Arborist: 2.75 Utility Specialist: 0.75 Municipal Specialist: 2
BCMA - Science: 1 BCMA - Practice: 0.75 BCMA - Management: 1
TW Climber Specialist: 0.75 TW Aerial Lift Specialist: 0.75
If you need ISA CEUs, make sure to give us your certification number when you register.

2.5 category 1 Society of American Foresters CFEs.  If you are a forester in need of CFEs, remember to give us your information when you register.
A certificate of CEUs will also be available for Georgia Registered Foresters.

A certificate of attendance will be available for landscape architects and others for their certification programs.
 

Photo:  Joseph OBrien, USDA Forest Service, Bugwood.org

REGISTER HERE.