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Upcoming Events

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Tree Care Basics for Everyone (Milwaukee, WI) - July 30 6pm-8pm

Learn how to care for trees in your community! The Nature Conservancy’s Conservation Education Specialist Rachel Holmes is coming to Milwaukee on July 30 and 31 to hold several tree health workshops. The public workshop, “Tree Care Basics for Everyone,” is on July 30 from 6-8 pm at the Urban Ecology Center’s Riverside Park branch. (Follow link for directions).

Contact Hannah Larson, Outreach Coordinator for The Nature Conservancy's Wisconsin chapter via email ( or phone (608-316-6430) for more details or questions. 

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Past Events

Ecological Society of America 2017 (Portland, Oregon) - August 6-11, 2017

The 102nd annual meeting will support sessions that focus on and explore, in general, how biodiversity is the foundation for many ecosystem services, how ecosystem functioning can traslate into ecosystem services, and the role different dimensions of biodiversity play in developing such understanding. 

Citizen Forester Workshop: How to Organize a Community Tree Planting (Beverly Hills, CA) - May 20, 2017

Are you interested in organizing your own neighborhood street tree planting or tree planting in a local city park? You will learn how to rally your neighbors, get the proper permits, choose the best trees for the site, plan for upcoming tree care and organize a successful event.

Conference House Park Tree Planting (Brooklyn, NY) - May 6, 2017

Volunteer with the Stewardship Team to plant trees in the forest in Conference House Park! Volunteers will be trained in proper planting techniques.

Shade Tree Adoption (Los Angeles, CA) - April 29, 2017

Are you a resident of the City of Los Angeles? Do you want to plant trees in your yard? Then come adopt your very own shade tree at our booth co-sponsored by I Heart Wilmington Community Garden at the Wilmington YMCA!

Green Roof Professional Training (New York, NY) - September 10-12, 2015

The GRP training program provides detailed technical information on green (vegetated) roof design and installation, and prepares individuals for accreditation as a Green Roof Professional. Discover the full range of green roof system types and components, explore implementation issues for new and retrofit buildings, and learn how to integrate green roofs with other building systems for maximum client benefit.

Sustainable Cleveland Summit 2015 (Cleveland, OH) - September 16-17, 2015

A key component of Mayor Frank G. Jackson's Sustainable Cleveland Initiative is Cleveland's annual sustainability summit. The event brings together a diverse group of people vested in and dedicated to Cleveland to use their vast knowledge and imagination to create an action plan for building a green economy for Cleveland's future.

Society of Environmental Journalists' 25th Annual Conference (Norman, OK) - October 7-11, 2015

This year SEJ members celebrate 25 years of community, conferences, tours, publications, mentoring, diversity and special projects. And, we’re pleased to be hosting you at one of Oklahoma's most beautiful times – October. You’ll get a heavy dose of video and graphics training along with SEJ’s noteworthy sessions on content. Advance registration is required for all Thursday tours.

Partners in Community Forestry Conference (Denver, CO) - November 18-19, 2015

Join us in Denver for one of the largest annual gatherings of its kind. Two days of collaboration and idea sharing geared toward helping you find new ways to strengthen your own community forest. Whether you're an urban forestry professional, an environmental nonprofit or an educator interested in the role of trees in our cities, we look forward to seeing you at this international event.

ISA Annual International Conference and Trade Show (Orlando, FL) - August 8-12, 2015

ISA's Annual International Conference and Trade Show is the world's premier gathering of arboricultural professionals, where practicing arborists and urban foresters come together with top researchers and educators to learn the latest in research, technology, and innovations in arboriculture and urban forestry. The event provides a lineup of educational sessions led by industry leaders from around the globe, sharing their thoughts and views about the newest trends in equipment, practice, technology and research.

Annual Generation Conservation Social Hour (Bethesda, MD) - July 22nd, 2015

On July 22nd, please join Conservancy staff, supporters, and friends at American Tap Room. Learn more about the Conservancy's urban conservation work, including projects here in Washington, DC. Mix and mingle with friends and colleagues, all for a good cause!