Three Design Issues that Impact Long Term health of Urban Trees

Registration Eligibility
open
Start Date
12/04/2017
End Date
12/04/2019
Description
Tree spacing, sizing the tree opening, and water harvesting are discussed as three design issues that impact the long term health of urban trees. This webinar will discuss the biological and arboriculture basis for understanding the requirements, and look at typical design decisions and how they affect the long term project performance. This webinar shares how design decision can be made to achieve the design goals while meeting the needs of the trees. Ways to change the design approach in order to create sustainable design decisions are discussed.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Development Trends
Horticulture / Plants
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
1. Understand the three design issues that impact long term tree health of urban trees
2. Comprehend typical urban design situations and how design decisions can impact the long term project performance
3. Identify ways to change design approaches to create a more sustainable design decisions in the urban environment
Instructors
James Urban, FASLA
Website Registration
Course Codes
LA-17043
Provider
ISDM


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