We took our annual professional education workshop online in December. Themed 2020 Research Round Up, the live stream workshop included presentations by Ursula Schuch, James Downer, Igor Lacan, Andrew Kaufman and Z. Cheng. Their Britton Fund funded research was center stage for over 60 attendees. And although we were not gathered in the sacred halls
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This conference will combine lectures about depreciation in appraisal with field exercises and discussion. Dr. Jim Clark will take attendees through the background and methods, then apply them to trees in the field. As a practitioner in the position of daily assessment and decision-making about appraisals you’ll leave with a wealth of knowledge. @ Tresidder Memorial
Come join us for a review of projects your support has helped to fund! These Britton Fund projects dating back to 2014 include the following: A multi-year research grant designed to provide planners information on which trees to plant as our climate changes. A fungal decay assay providing new insights into which decay fungi are
October 7, 2016 Stanford University, Tresidder Student Union Join us for a day of learning how to make your certification work for you! We’ll be covering the evolution and changes to the Risk Assessment BMP and Managing Trees During Construction BMP. We’ll talk about how an ANSI Standard is created by user participation. How would
Thank you to everyone from the WCISA community for the great support at last week’s educational workshop and book signing reception at Stanford! 173 people attended the workshop and had great things to say about the speakers and audience members alike. I really enjoyed the mycologists and their quirky world of hyphae and rhizomorphs. I
Join Dr. Jessie A. Glaeser and Dr. Kevin T. Smith at Stanford’s Tresidder Student Union as we celebrate their new compendium on October 4th. Decay Fungi of Oaks and Associated Hardwoods for Western Arborists has just been published by The Britton Fund. Other featured speakers include Dr. Jim Downer, Roy Leggitt, III, and Helen Stone.
The Britton Fund partners with WCISA each year to hold an educational seminar in Palo Alto, CA. This year’s meeting, Maximing the Urban Forest on August 24, 2012, had 120 attendees and raised over $9,000 for the Fund. Thanks to the speakers, attendees and volunteers for raising the bar once again. View the event flyer