Education

COMMUNITY FORESTRY EDUCATIONAL SERIES

Copy of SOUL presents its 3rd annual-5

Join us to discover what caused New Orleans’ deforestation, the role our urban forest plays in our reforestation, and how as citizens we can replant our city.

Presentations are delivered by local experts and occur both in the classroom and field. Topics include:

  • How to Plant, Prune + Stake Trees
  • New Orleans’ Stormwater Systems
  • Growing Fruit Trees in the City
  • Tree Maintenance + Preservation
  • Green Infrastructure + Trees
  • Tree Identification
  • and more!

Seating is limited. RSVP online. Thanks to the generosity of the Keller Family Foundation, this series is free of charge. Attendance is required at all sessions.


COMMUNITY FORESTRY EDUCATIONAL SERIES – AUG 14-15 + 21-22

Join us to discover what caused New Orleans’ deforestation, the role our urban forest plays in our resilience, and how as citizens we can replant our city. Classroom and field instruction includes: How to Plant, Prune + Stake Trees; New Orleans’ Stormwater Systems’ Growing Fruit Trees in the City; Tree Maintenance + Preservation; Green Infrastructure + Trees; Tree Identification; and more!

This series is free thanks to the generous support provided by the Keller Family Foundation.

Seating is limited. RSVP online. Your attendance  is required at every session. Presentations are from 5:30-8pm and include dinner. Presentations will occur at the City Park Botanical Gardens’ Garden Study Center + the ReFresh Community Room at 300 N. Broad. More information will be shared with attendees closer to the event.

 

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