UofL Campus Tree Advisory Committee - Spring Meeting
Mar 10, 2023
from 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM
|Contact Name||Justin Mog|
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The 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. Facebook Event. The agenda includes:
- Updates: recent/impending tree plantings, removals and maintenance plans
- Updates/Maintenance of Belknap Tree Tour:
- Digital Tour: Branch Out Story Map and interactive map
- Physical Tour: Tree Tour pamphlet and plaque replacements
- Update on Campus Tree Inventory & UofL Tree App
- Planning for 2023 UofL Arbor Day Celebration
- KY Arbor Day is Friday, April 7th
- NAACP / Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority tree planting (Tristan Ferguson)
- HSC S.M.A.R.T. tree planting (Glenn Gittings)
- Planting at CTR in honor of Sarah McKinney, a long-time employee in UofL’s Dept of Pediatrics until her death last May.
Tree-related Service Learning Projects
- Any 2022-23 classes on offer which are/could integrate tree-related service learning?
- Upcoming tree-planting volunteer opportunities on or off campus to promote/organize UofL students to attend?
Sat. 3/18 Louisville Grows Southend Beautification Campaign Tree Planting, 9am - 1pm, 5114 Preston Hwy
Louisville Metro Parks Smoketown Street Tree Plantings on Saturdays 1-4pm: 3/18 Clay & Jacob, 4/1 College & Floyd
Sat. 4/8 Louisville Grows Chickasaw Tree Planting, 9am - 1pm, Location TBD
Sat. 4/15 TreeFest: An Arbor Day Celebration, 1-4pm Joe Creason Park, 1297 Trevilian Way
- Other items? Contact the Chair, Justin Mog at firstname.lastname@example.org