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Community Forestry and Its Impact on You Conference

Bergen Community College

Thursday, November 7, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EST)

Paramus, NJ

Community Forestry and Its Impact on You Conference

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 Bergen Community College
Sustainability Institute

Invite You to Attend Our Free
Community Forestry and Its Impact on You Conference

***Participants qualify for CEU's
to learn more about CEU qualification
please email rcrisafi@bergen.edu

Thursday, November 7, 2013
6:00pm – 8:30pm

Bergen Community College
400 Paramus Road
Technology Education Center
Moses Family Meeting and Training Center (TEC-128)
Parking Lot B,
Paramus, NJ 07652

Who Should Attend
Municipal Officials and Borough Administrators
Municipal Green Teams and Environmental Clubs
Shade Tree Commissions and Corporate Sustainability Officers
Buildings and Grounds Professionals
Landscapers and Tree Specialists
Educators and Students
PTO’s, PTA’s
Area Residents

Agenda
6:00pm – 6:30pm Registration and networking
6:30pm – 6:40pm Opening remarks and Introductions 
6:40pm – 7:40pm Presentations
7:40pm – 8:00pm Audience Q&A
8:00pm - 8:30pm Additional networking

Panel Members:
William Barry
Central Regulatory Group/Northern Operations, PSE&G

  • The planting process
  • Excavation Safety; Digging near utilities

Jay Kaplan
Manger, Vegetation Management PSE&G

  • Avoid conflicts with overhead utilities
  • Selection, care and maintenance of trees

Cynthia Forster
Community & Public Relations Manager, The Record & Herald News

  • Industry support of sustainable forests
  • Forest Stewardship Council

Dale Bentz and Joseph Solimando
River Logic Solutions and Borough of Emerson, Supervisor of DPW

  • Use vegetation to reduce soil erosion
  • Emerson Woods Restoration Project

Professor Linda Wiles
Bergen Community College, Horticulture Program

  • Tree health and maintenance best practices
  • Integrated Pest Management techniques

For additional information contact:
Roseanne Crisafi

rcrisafi@bergen.edu
phone 201-447-7863

Tracy Miceli
tmiceli@bergen.edu
201-689-7629

Bergen Community College Weather Emergency Closing Information

  • Log on to the College's Web site: http://www.bergen.edu
  • Call the College's main telephone number (201) 447-7100.
  • Log on to www.1010wins.com to sign up for email notification of college closings.
  • Listen to radio stations: WCBS/880, WOR/710, 1010 WINS, WVNJ 1160
  • Watch TV Cablevision/News 12 NJ
Have questions about Community Forestry and Its Impact on You Conference? Contact Bergen Community College

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Bergen Community College
400 Paramus Road
Paramus, NJ 07652

Thursday, November 7, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EST)


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