MDC offers free community forestry workshop in Kansas City, and webinar

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Kansas City
May 15, 2013

Kansas City, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will host a community forestry workshop 2 to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, June 4, at the Anita B. Gorman Discovery Center, 4750 Troost Ave. in Kansas City. Experts will discuss urban tree issues, research findings, and trends regarding trees on public and private lands. The workshop will discuss the benefits of public trees and encourage care for the urban forests.

Also, a webinar on community forestry will be offered 1 to 2 p.m. on Thursday, June 6.

Both the workshop and webinar are free. However registration is required at the door or prior to the events. Online registration is available for the workshop at

For information on how to participate in the webinar, or either event, contact Skip Kincaid at

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