Campus Tree Advisory Committee Spring 2019 Meeting

When Mar 28, 2019
from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Where Ekstrom Library room W210
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Contact Phone 502-852-8575
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Tree Campus USA - 2011 Tree PlantingThe Campus Tree Advisory Committee is open to all employees, students & community members interested in helping UofL protect & expand our tree population. We meet just once a semester. The agenda includes:

  • Updates: recent/impending tree plantings, removals and maintenance plans (Greg & Aaron)
  • Update on Campus Tree Inventory & UofL Tree App (Bob)
  • Updates/Maintenance of Belknap Tree Tour – ELSB funded plaque replacements (Tammy)
  • Plan for 2019 UofL Arbor Day Observances  (Justin)
    1. Friday, April 5th, 11am-2pm, Greek Row?
    2. Monday, April 8th, 9am, HSC Dental School
    - Role of Grounds Crew & Tree Planting plan (Greg)
    - Role of Campus Housing/Green House/Sustainability Living-Learning Community (Marcus/James)
    - Role of UofL Dining (Ellen)
    - Role of Health Promotion (Justin)
    - Role of KY and/or Metro Louisville Divisions of Forestry? (Bridget/Erin)
    - Who can help staff Tree give-away? Russ has ordered 100 native roughleaf dogwood & 100 native Kentucky coffeetree seedlings, and Greg has 20 flowering cherry trees.
    3. Athletics Arbor Day planting with student athletes? (Seeking tree donor)
  • Tree-relatedService Learning Projects
    - Review of 2019 Maple-Tapping season & plan for pancake party Friday 4/19, Noon, Ekstrom W210  (Linda, Dave, Avalon)
    - All are encouraged to volunteer to help with:
      - Metro Tree Giveaway -Saturday 3/23, 11am-1pm, JCTC parking lot (125 W Broadway)
      - Louisville Grows Chickasaw Neighborhood Tree Planting – Saturday 4/6, 8am-3pm
      - Any 2019 classes on offer which are/could integrate tree-related service learning?
  • Other items? Contact the Chair, Justin Mog at justin.mog@louisville.edu

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