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Park Inventory: Folger Park

July 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

Free

Cooped up in an office all day? Want to take in some fresh air while you finesse your tree species knowledge? Come spend an evening outside, cataloging trees and taking in this lovely park in Capitol Hill.

We will be surveying for health, size and species. Participants will receive a short, hands-on training on site. After learning the tools and techniques participants will split into groups and begin measuring trees. We will document tree species, height, trunk diameter, crown width, overall health and more.

Who Should Attend?
Open to the general public, you do not need any prior experience to join us. If you have participated in our Trees 101 or Trees 201 class, this will be a great way to put your knowledge into action!

Requirements

  • No specific skills required.
  • Register in advance. Space is limited. If your plans change prior to the event, please update your registration status.

Come Prepared
We will plan to conduct the inventory rain, shine or with frosty temperatures so please wear appropriate clothing and comfortable shoes for walking short distances. Participants are welcome to bring water and light snacks.

Getting There
Folger Park is one block east on D St. SE from Capitol South Metro Station.

Where to Meet
Be on the lookout for the green/white Casey Trees table. Participants will be emailed a detailed map closer to the inventory date.

Support Casey Trees
Become a Casey Trees Member today and receive some incredible perks and benefits including advance registration to select classes and events – 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!

Details

Date:
July 18
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/park-inventory-folger-park-registration-55660578288

Venue

Folger Park
2nd St. and D St. SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States

Organizer

Casey Trees