Framework Trees of New England

September 16, 2016

Oaks and Beeches

Framework Trees of New England

Framework Trees of New England

Karen Sebastian, ASLA, Landscape Architect
6 Sessions: Tuesdays, September 27, October 4, 18, 25, 6:30–8:30pm; and 2 Saturday field trips, October 15 and October 22
Location: Garden in the Woods, Framingham

Explore the history, changes in composition, and ecology of the New England forest from the Ice Age through European settlement. Learn to identify native New England trees, their habitats, and their communities. Explore the impact of natural and human disturbances on the forested landscape and learn to recognize stands of different ages. Class meets at Garden in the Woods, Framingham; field trips take place at the Harvard Forest, Petersham, MA and The Arnold Arboretum, Boston, MA on Saturdays, October 15, 12:00–4:00pm and October 22, 9:00am–1:00pm.

Fee $246 member, $290 nonmember
Register or call 617-384-5277.

Offered with the New England Wild Flower Society

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