From NYSDEC Urban and Community Forestry Partnership Coordinator Christina McLaughlin and the Region 9 Conference Planning Committee comes the just-released conference agenda for the virtual NY ReLeaf gathering on Friday, July 23, 2021.
Speakers include DEC’s Carl Herzog on Conversation of Bats and Birds in the Urban Forest, Consulting Urban Forester John McNeil on Turning Plans to Policy, CCE Erie County’s Sharon Bachman and Buffalo City Forester Ross Hassinger on Community Tree Stewards, Sydney Collins of Rain Check Buffalo on Green Infrastructure projects in Buffalo, Professor Rebecca Hargrave on Structural Pruning of Young Trees; and Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus Director of Community Well-Being Elizabeth Machnica on Trees and Health.
The 2021 NY ReLeaf conference will be virtual and hosted on Whova as a platform. After registration you will receive an invitation to join the event on Whova at the email you provide. (You must create an account with Whova using that same email in order to connect to the event. Please note it may take 1-2 days for you to receive the invitation.)
Looking forward to seeing you at NY ReLeaf 2021! Information about small, in-person gatherings to come.