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Tree Risk Workshop- Part 2
June 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
The Appalachian Trail Conservancy and the U.S. Forest Service are offering a virtual Tree Risk Workshop on Wednesday, June 1 AND Thursday, June 2 from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. on both days.
This educational opportunity is intended to serve as a refresher for individuals who have previously taken Tree Risk Workshops, or as an initial learning opportunity for individuals interested in performing Tree Risk Assessments.
Content to be covered during these sessions will include: gaining an understanding of tree physiology, how to recognize tree risk based on the seven defect categories, correcting and preventing defects, the process for assessing trees and rating tree risk.
Anyone who would like to attend the June 1 & 2 Tree Risk Workshops can do so by registering with the following link: ATC Project Details (appalachiantrail.org)
Additional in-field training will be required to perform tree assessments. A limited number of localized in-field training opportunities will be offered in the following months. TBD