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Applied Tree Biology with Andy Hirons




Andy Hirons

6 hours

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Course Objectives:

By the end of this course, attendees will be able to:

I)             Describe tree crown and root development in trees.

II)            Outline major environmental limitations to trees and their mechanisms of injury.

Apply biological principles to tree management practices

Course Content:

  • Shoot development
  • Root development
  • Secondary growth
  • Abiotic stress in trees
  • Tree Mortality
  • Planting
  • Crown management
  • Root management
  • Translating science into practice

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