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    Climbers' CornerTree Academy
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    Field techniques for including the analysis of load and health into everyday tree risk assessment

    Summary

    This workshop will focus on field techniques required to include tree load and tree health in the process of tree risk assessment, as specified in the 2011 BMP on the procedure. The session will have three parts: an indoor overview of the topic; an outdoor supervised application of field techniques, and a general risk assessment of outdoor trees incorporating what has been learned. Participants will leave with practical skills based on solid science that will raise the quality of their tree tree risk assessment and bring them into compliance with the BMP.

    Presenters

    Jerry Bond is a consulting urban forester with Urban Forest Analytics LLC in Geneva NY. His interests and publications include risk assessment, tree health, storm damage, biomechanics, and computer applications.  He received his graduate education in urban forestry from the Urban Horticulture Institute at Cornell University, and has worked for almost 20 years as an urban forester in both the public and private sectors. He published a book on Urban Tree Health in 2012, and is following it up with on another tentatively titled Tree Load Analysis

    Climbers' CornerTree Academy
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