Seminar “City of Trees – Bringing Trees to the People of Greater Manchester” (30Aug2017)

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Bringing trees to the people of Greater Manchester
A seminar with Peter Stringer, Brian Cosgrove, Ben Iles-Smith and Miranda Clarke.
30th Aug at Barcham Trees



9.00am – Registration and tea / coffee refreshments
9.30am – 9.35am – Welcome to the day and ‘My Tree Rocks Challenge’ – Pete Stringer
9.35am – 10.00am – City of Trees a new movement for Greater Manchester – Pete Stringer
10.00am – 10.20am – An evidence based mapping approach to tree planting – Bryan Cosgrove
10.20am – 11.00am – Workshop 1 – Exploring your local Tree Heritage
11.00am – 11.20am – Tea break
11.20am – 11.50am – Green Streets – Turning the streets from grey to green – Pete Stringer
11.50am – 12.30pm – Workshop 2 – Every tree tells a story
12.30pm – 1.30pm – Lunch and opportunity to visit nursery
1.30pm – 2.00pm – What Have Trees Ever Done for us? Demonstration & research – Pete Stringer
2.00pm – 2.40pm – Workshop & Tea Break – Mocktail making, an ice breaker for community engagement
2.40pm – 3.00pm – Of the people by the people for the people – Community Woodland Management – Bryan Cosgrove (includes
Citizen Forester)
3.00pm – 3.20pm – Question and answers to the team
3.20pm – 3.30pm – Summary, winner of ‘My Tree Rocks’ challenge and close

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