Expert Education: All About Trees

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Linn County Master Gardeners will be hosting the following webinars at:
ISU Extension & Outreach Linn County
383 Collins Road, NE, Suite 201
Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Iowa's Unknown Treasure: The Forest Resource
Tuesday, July 15 • 6:30 - 8:00pm 
presened by: Mark Vitosh, Iowa DNR District Forester
Mark will discuss trees in communities as well as the benefits and issues of growing trees in Iowa woodlands and urban areas. 

Tree Pests
Thursday, August 14 • 6:30 - 8:00pm 
presented by: Donald Lewis & Mark Shour, ISU Extension Entomologists
Donald and Mark will speak on tree pests, with a focus on recent pests of trees such as the Emerald Ash Borer and the impact of these pests on the Iowa landscape. 

Ash Alternatives
Thursday, September 4 • 6:30 - 8:00pm 
presented by: Jeff Iles, Extension Nursery and Landscape Specialist
Join Jeff as he speaks about alternatives to the Ash Tree. He will provide ideas of other species of trees to consider planting in the home landscape. 

Registration is requested. To register, please contact Linn County Extension by calling (319) 377-9839 or by emailing

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