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A resource for tree care professionals and the public to protect and care for Georgia's trees.

    Coastal Arborist Events

      • August 11, 2020
      • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM (EDT)
      • Zoom Call: Registration Required, call infor will be sent to all registered 7, 3, & 1 day(s) before event
      Register

      CAA Bimonthly Lunch & Learn

      Chainsaw Safety Resources and Techniques

      Presented by:  

      Ellen M. Bauske, Ph.D.
      Center for Urban Ag/Dept. of Plant Pathology
      Program Coordinator

      David Breeden
      Husqvarna Group

      6:15pm-6:30pm: CAA Update (Optional)

      6:30 p.m. Presentation (Online Invitation will be sent May 1)

      Attendees will receive one (1) CEU

      All may attend free.

      About: The chainsaw is one of the most important tools of arboriculture, it also one of the most dangerous. Due to our frequent use of this tool we are at risk of injury. Ellen Bauske has compiled and written videos, information, statistics on chainsaw safety onto an incredible website www.ugasaw.com. She will spend 30 minutes breaking down these resources and how to best utilize them for yourself, your crew and your company. David leaves and breathes chainsaw and is Husqvarna's representative in the region. He will share with us Husqvarna's latest technology and how it is impacting both safety and productivity in our industry. 

      Location: Zoom Call, Instructions will be sent out to all registered 7, 3, & 1 day(s) before

      Cost: Free, registration required. 

      ISA CEUs: 1

      Questions? Contact Becky, CAA Administrator at 404-913-1422 or at info@coastalarborist.org

      • October 14, 2020
      • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM (EDT)
      • Zoom Call: Registration Required, call details will be sent to all registered 7, 3, & 1 day(s) before event
      Register

      CAA Bimonthly Lunch & Learn

      Hurricanes, Wind, Water & Tree Devastation

      Presented by:  

      Kim Coder, Ph.D.
      Professor, Community Forestry, Tree Biology and Health Care
      UGA School of Forestry

      About: This two hour course will give an overview on Hurricane Michael tree health impacts (one year later), and the hurricanes projected to impact Georgia’s trees and forests in the future. It will include a one-year retrospective of Hurricane Michael damage to trees, forests and landscapes, key tree damage lessons learned along the hurricane’s path, final clean-up recognizing damaged and dying trees, pest issues and tree health care treatments, effective replanting, understanding soil remediation, and review of research which futures hurricane intensity and landfalls.

      Location: Zoom Call, Instructions will be sent out to all registered 7, 3, & 1 day(s) before.

      Cost: Free, registration required. 

      ISA CEUs: 2

      Questions? Contact Becky, CAA Administrator at 404-913-1422 or at info@coastalarborist.org

    Georgia Arborist Association


    Email:  info@georgiaarborist.org
    Phone:  (404) 913-1422
    Address:  GAA ~ P.O. Box 2516, Decatur GA 30031

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