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Drs. Nicholas Brazee, UMass Extension & Cameron McIntire, USDA Forest Service, will outline    "Diseases of Landscape Trees" on the Thurs May 20 'Urban Forestry Today' Noonhour (Eastern) webcast.  

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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.

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

Join Nick Brazee, PhD, & Cameron McIntire, PhD, as they discuss tree-related diseases of importance that arborists & urban foresters may encounter during the 2021 growing season. Special discussion will be given to diseases of conifers, including Eastern White Pine.

Attend live & receive Free ISA/MCA CEU's, click here OR visit: http://www.joinwebinar.com enter: 832-211-195 @ Noon (Eastern)

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​This LIVE BROADCAST is free and will offer the opportunity for arborists to earn 1.0 ISA CEU and 0.5 MCA credit.

Rick Harper
Extension Associate Professor of Urban and Community Forestry

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


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