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Save the date Friday September 14, 2018 for the next

Waynesboro Urban Tree Health Care Workshop

More details to come soon

The following speakers have been confirmed for the September 14, 2018 Waynesboro Tree Health Care Workshop: 

Mr.  Brian French, Milwaukis Oregon

Dr. Linda Chalker-Scott, Associate Professor and Extension Urban Horticulturist with Washington State University, Puyallup, Wasington 

Joan Maloof, Easton Maryland

Tom Smiley, Bartlett Tree Experts

Event date 09-14-2018 8:00 am
Event End Date 09-14-2018 3:00 am
Capacity Unlimited

Did You Know:

  • Every state has an official State Tree. Virginia adopted the flowering dogwood Cornaceae Cornus florida as the State Tree on February 24, 1956.  The dogwood is well distributed throughout the...

  • Trees are the largest living organisms on earth: some coastal redwoods are more than 360 feet tall.

  • One large tree can provide a supply of oxygen for two people.

  • In one day, one large tree can lift up to 100 gallons of water out of the ground and discharge it into the air.

  • A mature tree removes almost 70 times more pollution than a newly planted tree.

  • Most tree roots are in the top 12 inches of soil.

  • Trees are some of the oldest living organisms on earth: some bristle-cone pines are thought to be more than 5000 years old.

  • Trees properly placed around buildings can reduce air conditioning needs by 30 percent and save 20-50 percent in heating energy.

  • A birdhouse hung on a young tree branch, does not move up the tree as the tree grows.

  • Most trees do not have a tap root.

  • Well-maintained trees and shrubs can increase property value by up to 14%.

Contact Trees Virginia

(434) 295 6401

900 Natural Resources Drive, Ste 800
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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Upcoming Events

Waynesboro Tree Health Care Workshop
09-14-2018 8:00 am
Category:  Workshops

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American Grove     Virginia Department of Forestry     Mid-Atlantic Chapter International Society of Arboriculture