Webinar Series 2019-2020

Join us for our monthly webinar series!

Third Wednesdays | 10:00 – 11:00 am Eastern Time

October 16th, 2020 Dexter Locke on Tree Giveaways
Increasing follow through in residential tree giveaway programs via phone-call reminders. The talk will cover resident participation as a key to the success of urban tree planting programs and gaps during a spring giveaway event in 2018. This project was lead by Micheal Hand, Lara Roman (USDA FS) and Erica Smith-Fichman (TreePhilly) – https://www.fs.usda.gov/treesearch/pubs/58453


November 20, 2019
Abby van den Berg Ph.D Research Associate Professor, University of Vermont


December 18, 2019
Seth Magle, Ph.D. Lincoln Park Zoo, Director, Urban Wildlife Institute Urban wildlife research in Chicago and across North America


January 15, 2020
Chelsea Maccormack, Volunteer Coordinator at Casey Trees 


February 12, 2020
Ken Leinbach, Urban Ecology Center (another ‘UEC’) Environmental Education in Milwaukee


March 18, 2020
Jalisa Gilmore, NYC Environmental Justice Alliance (NYC-EJA) Environmental Justice Research and activism in NYC


April 15, 2020
Clare Maffei, University of Maryland Baltimore County / Greater Baltimore Wilderness Coalition
Urban pollinators/biodiversity toolkit


May 20th, 2020 Elizabeth Foster and Katharine Burgess – Urban Land Institute Scorched Report Presentation


June 17th, 2020 Jessica Sanders, Casey Trees Research Policy in The District


July 15th, 2020 (OPEN)


August 19, 2020

“Tree Pittsburgh Programming Update” – Kinsey Miller, Tree Pittsburgh


September 16, 2020

“Reforestation Planning in the Wake of EAB” – Steve Lane, Great Lakes Urban Forestry Management/Graf Tree Care


November 18, 2020

“Building Inclusive Career Pathways into Urban Forestry” – Sarah Lillie Anderson, American Forests