Tree School

About Tree School

tree-school-logo is a collaborative effort between Spokane Conservation District, WSU Spokane County Extension, Spokane Community College Ag/Hort Club and Environmental Department, and the Washington Department of Natural Resources. Together, we bring educational programming for professionals and landowners to promote the proper care of trees and forests.

Advanced Tree Risk Assessment with Dr. Julian Dunster

Advanced Tree Risk Assessment with Dr. Julian Dunster

Date: July 14, 2017
Location: Enduris, 1610 Technology Blvd, Spokane, WA 99224
Time: 8:30am check-in, 9am-4pm program
Cost: $100 per person before July 7 , $125 after July 7
$25 discount for Military Veterans

About Dr. Julian Dunster: Julian is recognized as an international expert on tree risk assessment. He designed and implemented the Certified Tree Risk Assessor credential and program (TRACE), and trained most Certified Tree Risk Assessors in British Columbia. He is the lead author of the new Tree Risk Assessment manual (2013) published by the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA), and is the British Columbia instructor for the ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ) course. He has undertaken many risk assessments across Canada, has helped the US Forest Service with their Hazard Tree assessment procedures, and helped the government of Hong Kong design and implement their tree risk training programs, policies, and procedures.