The Power of Trees Conference 8/10/16


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Welcome: Welcome to Los Angeles: Trees as Infrastructure with Ted Bardacke, Los Angeles Director of Infrastructure


Session 1: The Power of Trees: Natural Capital in Cities with Gretchen Daily, PhD of the Center for Conservation Biology at Stanford University


Session 2: The Power of Partners: A Multi-Agency Collaborative with Andy Lipkis of TreePeople

Powerpoint coming soon!


Session 3: The Power of Jobs: Tree Care, Diversity, and Community Education (Panel) with Brigitte Orrick of Tree Care Industry Association, Allegra Mautner of Friends of the Urban Forest, and Oscar Sanchez of Tree Care LA


Session 4: Urban Waters Partnership Model with Pauline Louie of the Center for Watershed Health



Session 5: Seeing the Forest for the Trees: Public Policy & Funding (Panel) with Emi Wang of The Greenlining Institute, Alfredo Arredondo of Conservation Strategy Group, and David Haas of CAL FIRE


Session 6: The Power of Diversity: Green 2.0 with José González of Latino Outdoors & Green 2.0

Powerpoint coming soon!


Session 7: “Trees in Trouble” Screening & Community Education with Andrea Torrice of Torrice Media

Trees in Trouble Trailer from Torrice Media on Vimeo.


Session 8: California Research Projects (Panel) with Miranda Hutten of USDA Forest Service, Andy Trotter of West Coast Arborists, Erika Teach of USDA Forest Service & Davey Resource Group, Jeff Reimer of Cal Poly, and Igor Lacan of the UC Cooperative Extension

Thank you to our partners & sponsors, without whom this event would not have been possible!