Understand Trees – Biology and Biomechanics – PRE11

Description: Scott and Dave will bring their extensive experience with tree and ecosystem management. We will help participants understand the impact that building courses in and around trees can cause. We will look at different methods of attaching stuff to a tree. We will review a couple of case studies from our or colleagues work.


Learning Objectives:

  • Understand basic tree biology concepts.
  • Understand basic physics of tree structural adaptation.
  • Learn current best practice methods for tree management and risk assessment.

Location: FWCC 204 B Date: February 1, 2018 Time: 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Scott Baker Dave Leonard