In this field session built upon a Non-Native Invasive Plant Removal class taught on August 20th, participants will learn how to identify and control species of non-native, invasive plants found in the Washington, D.C. area.
Our Events page lists all of our upcoming continuing education classes, volunteer opportunities and community events that support the restoration of the District's urban forest. Most events are free and open to the public. For all events, we require online registration through Eventbrite in advance.
August 23, 2014
September 5, 2014
Join us at the Hill Center for our Buds family program, a tree-focused story time aimed toward an audience of toddlers and preschoolers.
September 13, 2014
Join us for this introductory course covering tree anatomy, tree identification, and an overview of the benefits of Washington’s urban forest.
Join us at the Rock Creek Park Nature Center for our Buds family program, a tree-focused story time aimed toward an audience of toddlers and preschoolers.
September 20, 2014
Learn how to become an advocate for the trees in your community in this Citizen Forester-qualifying course and turn your knowledge into action by joining Casey Trees’ league of Tree Advocates!
September 21, 2014
Jump start the fall season with Casey Trees’ second annual Treeathlon, a Washington, D.C. tree tour led by Melanie Choukas-Bradley and conducted via bicycle, on foot and by kayak or canoe!
September 23, 2014
Come learn how to identify wood decay fungi and effective methods for testing trees for decay in this class led by Dr. Chris Luley.
September 27, 2014
In this follow-up our Trees 101 class participants will learn more advanced tree identification skills and the process for identifying the right tree for the right place.
Tree Detectives is series of family-focused tree tours styled as scavenger hunts. Kids and their families hunt for clues based on leaves, flowers, fruit, bark and other characteristics and use these clues to identify different trees.