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Valuing and Managing Veteran Trees

Author:  Arboricultural Association
  31/07/2019
Last Updated:  01/08/2019
Veteran Trees

Arboricultural Association Ireland Branch Presents

Valuing and Managing Veteran Trees

18th September 2019

Venue: Oldbridge House, Drogheda, Co. Meath. A92 CY68

Cost: Members €110 | Non-Members €145

Arrive: 9:00 am | Departure: 4:30 pm

Jim Mullholland

Instructed by Jim Mullholland

With some trees ageing into the thousands it’s important to understand the unique way in which to value and manage these impressive trees.

This course is open to anyone, in any profession, who has a keen interest in Ancient and Veteran trees.

Course Objectives:

When you have completed this course you should be able to do the following:

  • Give a definition of a veteran tree that is of importance for biological or heritage value.
  • Explain why trees can live so long.
  • Understanding the importance of roots and the management of the land around veteran trees.
  • Undertake a simple survey of a veteran tree in the field.
  • Assess where management is likely to be appropriate for old trees or their surroundings.

Who is the course aimed at?

The course is aimed at any person, in any industry, with an interest in trees.

This course will provide basic level information on valuing and managing veteran trees.

Hurry and book your place as we have limited availability
of 15 delegates

To request a booking form, please contact Irish Branch at arborist@eircom.net


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