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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.

Location

The Arsenal in Central Park Accessible
830 Fifth Avenue
Manhattan
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Location Details:
3rd Floor Gallery

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

MillionTreesNYC

Contact Email

stewards@milliontreesnyc.org

Categories

Education, Nature, Talks

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The Public Theater’s Free Shakespeare in the Park production of Troilus and Cressida will contain effects including the use of loud sounds, blank gunshots, and simulated explosions. The production will run nightly through August 14 at the Delacorte Theater (located mid-park at 80th Street on the southwest corner of the Great Lawn). Please visit the Public Theater's website for more information about the show and its special effects.
Anticipated Completion: 08/14/2016

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