By Brooke Garcia
Tim McDonnell, Community Forestry Coordinator for Kansas Forest Service, and Gary Farris, Arborist for the City of Wichita, recently recorded a podcast that highlights the importance of community forests. They discuss how Kansas also faces challenges in regards to protecting urban forests.
Listen to the podcast here: https://kansasforestservice.libsyn.com/more-than-beautification
By: Brooke Garcia
Are you interested in learning more about tree issues that a number of Kansas communities face? The Kansas Forest Service is hosting a number of upcoming all-day training’s across the state of Kansas in October and November.
Here are the upcoming dates, along with their locations:
- Tuesday, Oct. 29 – Dodge City
- Tuesday, Nov. 5 – Emporia
- Tuesday, Nov. 5 – Hays
- Thursday, Nov. 7 – Marysville
- Thursday, Nov. 14 – Olathe
- Tuesday, Nov. 19 – Park City
- Thursday, Nov. 21 – Parsons Arboretum
For more information, please visit the announcement: Statewide Community Forestry Trainings