Increasing tree cover in communities is a sustainable and cost-effective practice that improves society and the environment. Increased tree canopy can enhance air quality, water quality, energy savings, public health and community investment.
Tree Canopy Continually increase urban tree canopy capacity to provide air quality, water quality and habitat benefits throughout the watershed. Expand urban tree canopy by 2,400 acres by 2025.
State of Delaware
District of Columbia
State of Maryland
State of New York
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Commonwealth of Virginia
State of West Virginia
Chesapeake Bay Commission
National Park Service (NPS)
U.S. Forest Service (USFS)
U.S. Department of Defense (DOD)
Julie Mawhorter, Mid-Atlantic Urban & Community Forestry Coordinator
410 Severn Avenue
Annapolis, Maryland 21403
April 6, 2016
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Chesapeake Bay Foundation Office
6 Herndon Ave, Annapolis, MD 21403
IMPORTANT: Please bring your own lunch! We will have lunch outdoors weather depending. Bring a jacket for the Bay breezes.
Also, please try to carpool if you can. There are visitor parking spaces but they are limited.
Monthly FWG meeting.
Conference Line: 888-844-9904, Code: 680-2405#
Adobe Connect: https://epawebconferencing.acms.com/fwg
Sponsor: Forestry Workgroup
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