Oak Ridge Environmental Quality Board - Tree Planting Workshop

The Forest Resources Research & Education Center
Oak Ridge
Saturday, November 12, 2016
8 am - 12 noon

The Oak Ridge Environmental Quality Board (EQUAB) will co-host an urban tree planting workshop at the UT Arboretum Auditorium from 8:00 - noon on November 12, 2016.

The program sessions will include:

Picking the Right Tree for the Right Location: Mr. Kasey Krouse, Arborist for
the City of Knoxville
Tree Pruning Mr. David Vandergriff, Knox County Extension Agent
Controlling the Emerald Ash Borer - Dr. Jerome Grant, Professor, UTK Dept.
of Entomology and Plant Pathology
Oak Ridge Urban Forest Management Plan and Canopy Study: Mr. Tom
Simpson, Regional Urban Forester for TN Dept. of Agriculture
Planting to encourage pollinators, Mr. Neil Giffen, ORNL Natural Resources
Controlling Invasive Plants and Pests Mr. Greg Byrd, ORNL Reservation


Unless otherwise noted, all events are open to the public.