Then you may be interested in the Stewardship of the Urban Landscape (SOUL). The course prepares participants to become stewards of the forest in which they live.
Tree Maintenance and Pruning*
Town Forest Management
Roadside Vegetation Management
Forest/Tree Resource Assessments
Forestry Planning Tools
Landscape Plan Review
Public Speaking and Presentations
VT Tree Laws
Working Effectively at the Local Level
*topic covered during hands-on Saturday class
Times: Wednesday evenings from 6-9pm
Dates: February 15 to April 4, 2012. Plus three Saturday hands-on classes, scheduled for February 11th, March 10th and May 12th.
Locations: Statewide via Vermont Interactive Television, including sites in Bennington, Brattleboro, Johnson, Middlebury, Montpelier, Newport, Randolph, Rutland, St. Albans, White River Junction and Williston
Pre-registration for the course is required. Space is limited and registration is on a first come, first served basis. Registration fee includes course materials and a copy of the SOUL course manual.
Early Registration (by December 30th)- $80
Regular Registration (by January 20th) - $100
Late Registration (after January 20th)- $120
To register online click here or download a registraiton form.
For information about the 2012 SOUL course, visit UVM Extension's SOUL website or contact contact Kate Forrer at: 802-223-2389 ext. 210 firstname.lastname@example.org