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Dr. Rick W. Harper
Extension Professor of Urban & Community Forestry

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

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

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

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

 In-Ground Fabric (IGF) Container Tree Planting

 Percolation Testing

How do we define environmental justice in the context of urban tree canopy cover and urban forest management? Join Dr. Dexter Locke, USFS, as as he explains these important terms and concepts, and their practical ramifications for both urban foresters & residents.

The fee for this LIVE BROADCAST (Noon-2PM, Eastern) is $20 and will support the New England Chapter of ISA.

Attendees will have the opportunity to earn 2.0 ISA/1.0 MCA CEUs. Pre-register to attend by clicking here or visit  Questions?

 Thurs May 30 @ Noon (East.) UFTs 'Summer Tree Summit' returns w/Dr. Dexter Lock, USDA Forest Service

"Tree canopy, environmental justice & urban forestry: Understanding the relationship"

Urban Trees and Plymouth Shoreline, Plymouth, MA

​​​​Urban Forestry Today

For more information:

 Soil Sampling



 Traditional Container-Grown (CG) Tree Planting

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

2. Complete the participant survey by clicking on the button:

3. Go to the CE Credit page and complete the appropriate form for CEUs.