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Storm-Resilient Urban Forests: Response Resilience, Are You Prepared to Respond?

Event starts: Wednesday, May 23 at 1:00 pm EDT

Event ends: Wednesday, May 23 at 2:00 pm EDT

Location: http://www.forestrywebinars.net/webinars/storm-resilient-urban-forests-response-resilience-are-you-prepared-to-respond

Storms occur in both small communities and large metropolitan areas. Planning early and often is good advice to prepare for your initial storm response. A triage approach for debris management takes care of the worst first and productively leads to a timed and planned response to the aftermath of storms. During this webinar, Extension Agents and educators will learn a variety of approaches communities have used to respond to storms and ultimately manage tree damage and tree debris. The speaker will also discuss a variety of actions to incorporate into community storm response before a storm happens.

Speaker: Dr. Richard Hauer - Professor of Urban Forestry, University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point

ISA and SAF credits applied for.

This webinar is part of the series, Understanding Urban and Community Forests: An Extension Webinar Series. To view all webinars in the series, click here https://sref.info/news/articles/2018-urban-community-forestry-webinar-series-for-extension-agents.

Created by Holly Campbell

Primary Audience: Extension Professionals