Soil Compaction and Urban Trees: Strategies for Gaining Ground

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Soil Compaction and Urban Trees: Strategies for Gaining Ground

Time: November 30, 2016 from 12pm to 1pm
Location: online, register here https://zoom.us/webinar/register/72a6482dc07c7a1c34538d7d4481ef37
Event Type: webinar
Organized By: Megan Dettenmaier
Latest Activity: Nov 17, 2016

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Compacted soil is one of the most common and serious problems urban trees face. Compaction quickly causes severe physical, chemical and biological alterations to soil conditions, and remediation is a difficult and lengthy process. What’s a tree care or landscape professional to do?
In this webinar, soil expert Dr. Bryant Scharenbroch (University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point) will discuss how soil preservation is critical to prevent and limit soil compaction. Learn how you can protect urban soils from compaction and gain useful management strategies to improve the quality of compacted soils in your local landscape.

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