The 2018 Urban Forestry Institute: Natural Disaster Preparation and Response Conference will be held February 5-7, 2018 at the University of Florida Gulf Coast Research and Education Center, Wimauma, FL 33598.
Natural disasters ranging from hurricane storm surges to drought-induced wildfires have ravaged urban forests across the United States this past year. While it is uncertain when the next storm or fire will cause disruption, urban forests are sustained systems which are altered and even defined by cycles of disturbance.
As an urban tree manager…
- How do you effectively prepare for the inevitable?
- How do you respond to unmitigable risk?
- In the face of devastating loss, can cities rebuild to make a more resilient urban forest?
To register, click here.