Tree Talks with Parkies and Friends: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About the First 5 Years of a Tree's Life
Tuesday, August 27, 2013
6:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
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Join us for a lecture series celebrating all the intricacies, challenges and decisions involved in urban forestry in New York City. NYC Parks Director of Street Tree Planting Matthew Stephens presents: "Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About the First 5 Years of a Tree's Life: A Journey Detailing Where Our Street Trees Come From and the Work that Goes Into Them" a lecture on the early life and develoment of street trees and their maintenance requirements.
The seminar will provide an overview of how street trees are propagated and where they are grown. Specifically information will be presented on the materials and methods used to grow NYC street trees and their development over the first five years of a trees life before they are planted along City streets.
Please register in advance for each lecture you plan to attend.
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