If you install and maintain landscapes, trees, and lawns or offer pest control this class is for you.
Trees are the most valuable features in many landscapes, and clients have high expectations for their care. This class covers the most up-to-date research and industry standards for managing landscape trees.
• Selecting and planting high quality trees;
• Pruning for good structure;
• Maintaining vigor;
• Managing common insect pests and diseases;
• Trees that can be invasive and weed management
• Anchorage- Friday, 15 April – 12:30 to 4:30 Cooperative
Extension Service Office, 1675 C St, #100.
• Soldotna- Friday, April 22 – 10:00 to 1:00 Kenai Peninsula
Borough Office of Emergency 253 Wilson Lane
• Fairbanks- Thursday, April 28 – 8:00 to 12:00 UAF Tanana
District office 724 27th Ave., Suites. 2 & 3,
Alaska Division of Forestry Community Forestry Program:
– Stephen Nickel, Community Assistance Forester and International
Society of Arboriculture Certified Arborist.
University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service:
– Jessie Moan, Integrated Pest Management Technician.
– Gino Graziano, Invasive Plants Instructor.
There will be time for discussion so please bring questions. A field session will follow the lectures, so dress for the weather.
No charge but registration is required and classroom space is limited.
Certificates of completion, Continuing Education Units for ISA Certified Arborists, ASLA and AK Certified Pesticide Applicators will be available.
Go to http://www.uaf.edu/ces/pests/invasivespecies to register. Questions can be directed to Stephen Nickel by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 269-8466.
Funding for the Alaska Community Forestry Program provided by the USDA Forest Service