November 1-3, 2007
San Francisco, CA
California ReLeaf and the California Urban Forests Council are pleased to announce the 2007 Urban Forestry Conference- “The Professions, Cultures, and Communities that Shape our Urban Forests.” The conference is being held at the Cathedral Hill Hotel. Join us for an informative and fun time of networking, plenary sessions, peer presentations, and industry updates.
Along with special instructional workshops and impressive tours of San Francisco and Oakland, the program line-up includes:
* Welcome- San Francisco’s Mayor Gavin Newsom
* Keynote Address- Community Livability and Public Health, Dr. Richard Jackson, UC Berkeley School of Public Health
* Million Tree LA Initiative- Los Angeles Chief Forester, George Gonzales
* The California Climate Action Registry Greenhouse Gas Accounting Protocols for Urban Forestry- Michelle Passero, Pacific Forest Trust
* Urban Greening Planning & Projects, Streets, Soils, Environmental Justice, Community Organizing, and more
Continuing Education Credits will be offered, too.
For a full program, lodging details, travel information, and to register, visit the California Urban Forest Conference.