Free CEU's March 03 at Noon: 'Urban Forestry Today' Webcast

The next 'Urban Forestry Today' Noonhour Webcast will feature Dr. Rich Cowles from the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station (CAES) who will discuss “Neonicotinoids, Bees and Urban Trees: The Controversy Defined ”.  It will take place on Thursday March 03, 12PM EST.

Neonicotinoids, Bees and Urban Trees:
The Controversy Defined   
Widespread media coverage of high profile bee poisonings related to the application of neonicotinoids on urban trees has caused intense scrutiny of the use of these insecticides. Join Dr. Richard Cowles, Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, as he discusses the health of bee populations (including the phenomena known as "Colony Collapse Disorder") and outlines strategies related to protecting bee health when treating urban plants with systemic insecticides.

To attend, visit and enter the ID code 124-740-683.
This broadcast is free and will offer the opportunity for arborists to earn 1.0 ISA CEU and 0.5 MCA credit.

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