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May 6, 2017

Maintenance Project: south Atlanta



We will be maintaining trees in south Atlanta. We would love your help!

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Start: May 6, 2017 9:00 am
End: May 6, 2017 12:00 pm
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Forest Restoration: Atlanta BeltLine Arboretum

Photograph by Pearl Kaplan

Come help us improve the health and diversity of the urban forest on the Atlanta BeltLine Arboretum.

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Start: May 6, 2017 9:00 am
End: May 6, 2017 12:00 pm
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Forest Restoration Project:Chosewood Park



Come help us improve the health and diversity of the urban forest at Chosewood Park!


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Start: May 6, 2017 9:00 am
End: May 6, 2017 12:00 pm
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Atlanta BeltLine Arboretum Walking Tour – Eastside



Arboretum – (n) ar.bo.re.tum- a botanical garden focused on woody plants, which are grown for research, education and display.

Come walk the Atlanta BeltLine with an expertly trained Trees Atlanta docent! During the approximately 1 mile tour, attendees will learn about the Atlanta BeltLine including design and history, the horticultural collections of the Arboretum, and experience first-hand the positive changes the project is having on Atlanta’s communities.

A walking tour is the best way to see the progress and be active at the same time! Learn more about the Atlanta BeltLine Arboretum and the walking tour hereHave your cell phone handy so that you can interact with the If Trees Could Sing installations and hear some of your favorite musicians talk about their favorite trees.

The Atlanta BeltLine Arboretum has been awarded a Level II Accreditation by The ArbNet Arboretum Accreditation Program and The Morton Arboretum, for achieving particular standards of professional practices deemed important for arboreta and botanic gardens.



Start: May 6, 2017 10:00 am
End: May 6, 2017 11:30 am
Venue: Eastside Trail behind Parish Food & Goods
Phone: 404-458-4515
Address: 240 North Highland Avenue Northeast
Atlanta, GA 30307
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Cost: Free

Practical Knowledge: Street Tree Identification for Atlanta’s Urban Forest

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Whether you are an advocate for trees, looking to improve the canopy in your neighborhood, or just want to recognize the trees in your neighborhood by name, this field workshop will increase your practical knowledge in identifying some of Atlanta’s most common street trees.

Join us for this ID walk taught by Harry Larsen, Associate Professor Emeritus of Forestry, Auburn University. A customized dichotomous key for trees in the Atlanta area will be provided with registration. 

Many thanks to the City of Atlanta for supporting our workshops!
City of Atlanta


Start: May 6, 2017 10:00 am
End: May 6, 2017 11:30 am
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Cost: Free
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