GUFC 2017 COLLEGE CANOPY CONFERENCE CANCELLED
This year’s College Canopy Conference, set for September 12 at Clayton State University in Morrow, has been cancelled because of weather and safety concerns for the area and state at that time. This conference will be held in 2018, and we will announce the new date as soon as it is determined. If you registered for this conference, you should have received an e-mail regarding your registration. If you have any questions, please contact us at the phone number or e-mail address at the right of this page.
GUFC 2016 COLLEGE CANOPY CONFERENCE
The 2016 GUFC College Canopy Conference was September 14 at Oxford College of Emory University in Oxford, Georgia. We heard talks on best management practices and campus management plans and enoyed tours which included the Trees of the Oxford College Quad, Oxford’s famed Yarbrough Oak, and tree care on construction projects. We currently planning for next year’s conference! This popular conference is a must for physical plant managers and crews, landscape directors, administrators, arborists, and others who are responsible for healthy campus urban forests.
GUFC 2015 COLLEGE CANOPY CONFERENCE
Agnes Scott College in Decatur hosted this popular conference on September 22. Conference topics included Agnes Scott College’s urban forest audit, campus tree protection, water recycling, young tree pruning, nursery stock selection, Tree Campus USA, and the Agnes Scott Arboretum.
Past College Conference Presentations
University of Georgia Arboretum, Michael Orr
Sonic Technology, Chris Hastings, ArborMedics
Tree Campus USA, Susan Granbery
Silva Cell Installation at Clemson, Spence Rosenfled, Arborguard
Using a Consulting Arborist, Rob Swanson, Specimen
Emory’s No Net Forest Loss, Jimmy Powell, Emory University