Rick Harper
Extension Associate Professor of Urban and Community Forestry

​Department of Environmental Conservation
University of Massachusetts Amherst
160 Holdsworth Way
Amherst, MA 01003



Urban Trees and Plymouth Shoreline, Plymouth, MA

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Urban Forestry Today 'Do-It-Yourself' Video Series

Join Professor Karl Niklas, Ph.D., Cornell University, as he returns to continue the discussion about the

science of tree biomechanics, and details how plants respond to everyday forces like gravity and wind.

To attend this Free Broadcast and receive 1.0 ISA/MCA CEUs at no-cost, click here OR visit www.joinwebinar.com and enter 905-049-227

​​​​Urban Forestry Today

 Traditional Container-Grown (CG) Tree Planting


 In-Ground Fabric (IGF) Container Tree Planting

​​​Here we answer common questions and offer helpful do-it-yourself tips about tree planting, soil sampling, and the environment:

Obtain CE Credit for the LIVE BROADCAST in three easy steps:

 Soil Sampling

 Percolation Testing

For more information:

The Thursday October 07 'Urban Forestry Today' noonhour (Eastern) webcast will feature

Dr. Karl Niklas, Cornell University, who will cover “Tree Biomechanics: A Continuing Discussion”.  

1. Watch the webcast and obtain the course code, included at the end of the live presentation.

2. Complete the online survey. Click on the survey on the left or on the 'Take the Survey' button below:

3. Go to the CE Credit page and complete the appropriate forms for 1.0 ISA CEUs and/or 0.5 MCA CE credits.