Organization: Taking Root
Join us for the
2021 Great Tree Summit on Zoom!
Learn about local tree and forest initiatives and opportunities that may inspire you and gather new insights for keeping more of the trees we have. There will be fantastic presentations, awards, and exchanges of information for all!
Trees Atlanta, Overview of Metro Impact and Unique Urban Beltline Arboretum by Greg Levine
PROGRAM: 9AM to 12:30PM
9:00 Welcome and Taking Root Updates - Kris Stone, Taking Root President
9:15 Keynote: Trees Atlanta, Overview of Metro Impact and Unique Urban Beltline Arboretum - Greg Levine
10:20 Invasives Management Update: Callery Pear - Theresa Culley, University of Cincinnati, Department of Biological Sciences and Chair of the Ohio Invasive Plants Council
11:30 2021 Taking Root Awards Presentations
11:40 Local Tree & Forest Initiatives
Mill Creek Alliance - Restoring Our Riparian Corridor - Bruce Koehler
Cooper Creek Initiative of the Hamilton County Soil and Water Conservation District - Adam Lehmann
Northern Kentucky Urban and Community Forestry Council Update - Liz Fet
Dearborn County and the Purdue Extension Office Update - John Hawley
Trees Make A Difference Team - Gayle Ficken-Clarke and Bobbi Strangfeld
Ohio Native Plant Month Tree Planting Initiative - Nancy Linz
Open Discussion - Bring your organizational update to share!
12:30 Closing Remarks