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Spring Dendrology & Native Tree Identification June 16, 2017 Bernheim Arboretum & Research Forest 2499 Clermont Road Clermont, KY 40110

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When: June 16, 2017
From 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Where: Berheim Arboretum & Research Forest
2499 Clermont Road
Clermont 40110
United States
Contact: Jennifer Gatewood
502-695-5680


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Spring Dendrology & Native Tree Identification
June 16, 2017
10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Location:
Bernheim Arboretum & Research Forest
2499 Clermont Road
Clermont, KY   40110 

Description:
This four hour program provides a basic overview of native Kentucky forest trees and how to recognize them in spring and summer. The program will be approximately 50% classroom study and 50% field investigations. The program will include:

  • Basic morphological characteristics & tree identifica-tion terminology
  • How to use a simplified dichotomous tree key using leaves as the primary field identification characteristic
  • How to identify trees from leaf shape, bark, fruit and other useful field characteristics
  • Tree Identification resources for Kentucky trees
  • Interesting aspects of native trees that will help you remember them
  • Ecological significance, habitat and forest structure

The course provides each participant with a Tree ID Key using leaves and vegetative characteristic. Lunch Will Be Provided

Fees: 
KSPE/ACEC-KY/SAME/KYTC - $150.00
Non-Members - $250.00

Contact Hours for PDH/CPD: 4

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