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41st Annual UMass Community Tree Conference
March 10 @ 8:45 am - 3:30 pm
41st Annual UMass Community Tree Conference: Challenges and Opportunities for 2020: What’s New in Arboriculture & Urban Forestry?
Tuesday, March 10, 2020 – 8:45am to 3:30pm
Event location: Stockbridge Hall
This one-day conference is designed for tree care professionals, volunteers, and enthusiasts including arborists, tree wardens, urban foresters, foresters, landscape architects and shade tree committee members. This year’s conference will present updates on safety (ANSI Z133 revision), pest management, research, and i-Tree as well as managing invasives in Springfield.
Sponsored by UMass Extension in cooperation with the UMass Dept. of Environmental Conservation, the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation and the USDA Forest Service Urban Natural Resources Institute.
Pesticide & Professional Credits
2 pesticide contact hours for categories 29, 35, 36, and Applicators License.
Association credits: 4 (cat 1) & 1 (cat 2) CFE, 5 ISA, 4.5 SAF, .75 CTSP, 1 MCH, 1 MCA (safety), 2 MCA (education), and 2 MCLP.
Cost is $95 for first registration, $75/person for each additional registration from the same company.