2019 California Urban Forests Conference

September 26 – 28, 2019
San Luis Obispo


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Connect with municipal arborists, urban forest managers, landscape design professionals, planners, urban wood enthusiasts, and non-profits from across California for this unique educational and networking experience. Held over two days, September 26 to 28, each full day has a distinct theme that examines current issues related to urban forestry. 

Thursday, Sept 26: Kick Off Tour

Tour the Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Campus Urban Tree Canopy with the legendary Dr. Matt Ritter.
Late afternoon (TBC)

Friday, Sept 27: Day One

“The Time is Now – Urban Forestry & Climate Change”
8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Friday, Sept 27: Awards and Soiree

Tree-Huggers Soiree & Annual Urban Forestry Awards
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Saturday, Sept 28: Day Two

“Urban Wood – Growth of an Industry” 
8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Saturday, Sept 28: Finale Tour

Grand Finale Tour – Pacific Coast Lumber Sawmill
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Ludwick Community Center