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Spring Dendrology Tree Walk
May 18, 2013 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm| $20.00
Participants will learn how to identify 20+ native trees, using spring features and emerge from this class with a basic learning structure that they can then use to further their own naturalist education! Participants should be in good physical condition, and should be able to hike off trail if necessary. Dress for the for the worst weather! This hike will go on rain or shine! Come prepared for rain. Wear waterproof hiking boots that cover the ankle, dress in several layers. Bring extra socks and shoes just in case. Most of all, bring an open mind with lots of questions!
Lead by Chris O’bryan
Co-owner of Limbwalker Tree Service. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Forestry from the University of Kentucky, and a Masters of Forest Resources from Clemson University. Chris has been a Certified Arborist for ten years and is a five-time Kentucky tree climbing champion. He is a published author in the Journal of Arboriculture and Urban Forestry: “Economic Patterns in US Arboriculture”.