Urban Forestry Speaker Series
Matthew Stephens (Director of Street Tree Planting, New York City Department of Parks and Recreation). Learn about New York City’s street tree planting program.
Bram Gunther (Chief of Forestry, New York City Department of Parks & Recreation). Learn about New York City’s urban forest and green infrastructure programs.
Jeremy Barrick (Deputy Chief of Forestry, Horticulture, and Natural Resources). Learn about how NYC Parks responds to major storm events like Hurricane Sandy.
James Kaechele (Development Manager, New York Tree Trust). Learn about how New York City’s uses public-private partnerships for its green infrastructure initiatives.
Navé Strauss (Senior Forester, NYC Parks)\r\n\r\nLearn about the Young Street Tree Pruning and Tree Procurement Programs that are so crucial to the City’s efforts at building a greener city through planting street trees.