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Wednesday October 16, 2019
7:30 AM
Contact  landsforests@dec.ny.gov

Join the Western Finger Lakes ReLeaf Committee for a Pruning Workshop with Guy Meilleur of Historic Tree Care and the Veteran Tree Network. Registration begins at 7:30 AM, program starts promptly at 8 AM, and ends at 3:30 PM and will be at the Rochester Academy of Medicine at 1441 East Ave. Rochester NY 14610

This comprehensive and in-depth full-day workshop will provide pruning training for green industry professionals and municipal employees. The morning will cover National and International tree pruning standards. Structural pruning from Pediatrics to Geriatrics, as well as Storm Damage and Hollow Tree Regeneration. Outside we will inspect and assess trees and develop specifications together. The afternoon will cover the most recent A300 and BMP updates to pruning in the industry as well as additional outdoor pruning presentations. This presentation has recently been given by Guy in both Germany and Estonia.

For more information and to register, please download the workshop brochure from the Urban and Community Forestry Program Activities page: https://www.dec.ny.gov/lands/30859.html


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