2018 Annual Conference set for Jekyll Island

Building Resilient Community Forests

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Georgia Urban Forest Council’s
28th Annual Conference & Awards Program
Jekyll Island Club Resort              371 Riverview Drive
Jekyll Island, GA 31527

Jekyll Island, Georgia
November 14-15, 2018

In this historic setting on Georgia’s coast, we’ll hear talks including “The Coming Hurricanes, Sea Level Rise, and Effects on Community Trees” with Dr. Kim Coder; “The Impact of Light Pollution on the Urban Ecology and Human Health” with Puneet Dwivedi, Ph.D.; and “Biophilia and Biophilic Design”* with Dan Slone, partner and co-founder of Vertical Vision PLC.  Other sessions: better root systems, the latest on the pine bark beetle, high-performance urban trees, understanding utility arboriculture practices; combatting invasive species; the ecology of live oaks; and more.

REGISTRATION IS CLOSED FOR THIS EVENT.

STILL  NEED TO MAKE YOUR ROOM RESERVATION?  CALL THE JEKYLL CLUB HOTEL AT 800-535-9547 or 912-635-2600.

FULL AGENDA HERE.