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Intro to Tree Identification

April 13, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm EDT


Are you enthused and curious about the naturally rooted structures around you? Feeling overwhelmed by the number of different tree species living in D.C.? Join Casey Trees and the Department of Parks and Recreation as we introduce you to the trees lining our streets, backyards, parks, and schools.

During this training, you will learn how to identify trees commonly found in Washington D.C., from the sprouting buds and leaves to the beautiful flowers we love so much. A portion of the class will be dedicating to practicing our tree ID skills by observing trees outside.

This course is geared toward anyone who is interested in building confidence in tree identification.

Getting There
The location of the class will be released in the next couple of weeks. 

Gabrielle Rovegno, Community Education Coordinator at Casey Trees

Sophie Earll, Research Associate at Casey Trees

Who Should Attend?
Citizen Foresters, Citizen Scientists, Project Organizers and others interested in building confidence in tree identification.

All attendees will be provided with breakfast. Please note your dietary preferences and/or allergies when registering so we can attempt to accommodate your needs.

Support Casey Trees
Become a Casey Trees Member today and receive some incredible perks – all while doing your part to help build a greener place to live for us all. Casey Trees relies on the support of friends, neighbors and volunteers like you to make our work possible. Thank you for your help!


April 13, 2019
10:30 am - 2:00 pm EDT
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Raymond Recreation Center
3725 10th St NW
Washington, DC, DC 20009 United States