Join Forests Ontario, Forest Recovery Canada and their partners, including event supporters Honda, Agroforestry and Woodlot Extension Society (AWES), and Rocky View County on June 13th. Take part in a free workshop that will provide participants with a practical and hands-on opportunity to learn about tree planting! Learn about the proper techniques of tree planting and elements of designing, examine the history of the planting area and dig in to a hands-on planting opportunity and mulch installation!
Learn more about:
· How to plant trees
· Seedling sourcing and handling
· Design of planting for optimal snow catching and wind reduction
· Techniques and equipment of tree planting
· Maintenance strategies to improve seedling survival
Date: June 13, 2015
Time: 10am – 12pm
Location: 2258 Springbank Heights Way, Calgary, Alberta, T3Z 1C7
This is a family-friendly event that will be held rain or shine, so please dress appropriately for the weather.
Space is limited and pre-registration is appreciated.
For more information and to register online, go to https://goo.gl/aE9llL