Tree Stewards Training Session 1 – Basic Tree Biology

Wood River Round House 633 N Wood River Ave, Wood River, Illinois, United States

Become an HLC Tree Steward! HeartLands Conservancy is excited to announce the return of the Tree Stewards volunteer program, where volunteers will help look after and take care of new trees in southern Illinois communities. In Tree Stewards Session 1, class participants will receive information on basic tree biology from Laura Schaefer, Instructor at Southwestern […]

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Tree Stewards Training Session 2 – Tree Identification

Wood River Round House 633 N Wood River Ave, Wood River, Illinois, United States

Become an HLC Tree Steward! HeartLands Conservancy is excited to announce the return of the Tree Stewards volunteer program, where volunteers will help look after and take care of new trees in southern Illinois communities. In Tree Stewards Session 2, class participants will receive information on tree identification. Instructor to be announced. Registration is required […]

Tree Stewards Training Session 3 – Soils

Wood River Round House 633 N Wood River Ave, Wood River, Illinois, United States

Become an HLC Tree Steward!HeartLands Conservancy is excited to announce the return of the Tree Stewards volunteer program, where volunteers will help look after and take care of new trees in southern Illinois communities. In Tree Stewards Session 3, class participants will receive information on soils from Bobbie Sue Hill from Willoughby Heritage Farm. Registration […]

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Frog Walk on World Frog Day

Knoll Family Wildlife Sanctuary 3805 Wanda Road, Edwardsville, Illinois, United States

Join Dr. Rick Essner from SIUE Biology for an evening stroll at Knoll Family Wildlife Sanctuary to listen for spring frog calls on World Frog Day. We have the potential to see and/or hear spring peepers, cricket frogs, southern leopard frogs, and Illinois Chorus Frogs. Sometimes, we find tiger salamanders, too! Important information: This is […]

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Tree Stewards Training Session 4 – Tree Selection and Placement

Wood River Round House 633 N Wood River Ave, Wood River, Illinois, United States

Become an HLC Tree Steward!HeartLands Conservancy is excited to announce the return of the Tree Stewards volunteer program, where volunteers will help look after and take care of new trees in southern Illinois communities. In Tree Stewards Session 4, class participants will receive information on Tree Selection and Placement from Scott Moss, Associate Professor at […]

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Tree Stewards Training Session 5 – Pruning

Wood River Round House 633 N Wood River Ave, Wood River, Illinois, United States

In Tree Stewards Session 5, class participants will receive information on tree pruning from Bobbie Sue Hill of Willoughby Heritage Farm. Registration is required to attend the Tree Stewards Program: Six free classes providing education on trees, their benefits, care and needs, identification, and more! Questions? Contact: Class location:

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Tree Stewards Traning Session 6 – Insects and Diseases

Wood River Round House 633 N Wood River Ave, Wood River, Illinois, United States

In Tree Stewards Session 6, class participants will receive information on Insects and Diseases from Chris Evans, University of Illinois Extension Forestry and Research Specialist. Register to attend the Tree Stewards Program: Six, free classes providing education on trees, their benefits, care and needs, identification, and more! Questions? Contact: Class location:

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