Botany for Arborists

@ Rohnert Park Community Center
on Friday, August 9, 2024
in Rohnert Park, CA

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Join us for a day filled with insightful presentations from many of the contributors of the Britton Fund's latest publication, Botany for Arborists. Explore topics such as taxonomy, water relations, roots, pruning, and more. Don't miss this opportunity to enhance your knowledge and skills in the field of botany for arborists.  Proceeds from the meeting will go directly back into research and education through the Britton Fund.

8:00 Registration

8:30 Welcome - Douglas Anderson, Britton Fund Chair

8:45 Botany for Arborists - Dr. James Downer, University of California Extension, Emeritus 

10:00 Break 

10:15 Tree Water Relations in Response to Climate Change - Dr. Edward Bobich, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

11:15 Tree Names and Taxonomy. Where scientific names come from and why they change - Dr. Matt Ritter, California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo

12:15 Lunch 

1:00 Root Diseases - Bruce Hagen, Cal FIRE, Retired

2:00 Pruning: theory and effects - Dr. Igor Lacan, University of California Extension 

3:00 Wrap up - Dr. James Downer, University of California Extension, Emeritus

3:30 End of Day / CEUs
*Please allow up to six weeks for processing.

6.0 - CA/CTW/MS
3.0 - BCMA-P
3.0 - BCMA-M

Early Registration (through 8/1/24):
$140 - WCISA Member
$165 - Non-WCISA Member

Regular Registration (on or after 8/2/24):
$175 - WCISA Member
$200 - Non-WCISA Member


Rohnert Park Community Center
5401 Snyder Lane
Rohnert Park, CA 94928