Seminar. City of trees

A seminar with Peter Stringer, Brian Cosgrove, Ben Iles-Smith and Miranda Clarke

Bringing Trees to the People of Greater Manchester

9.00am Registration and tea / coffee refreshments

9.30am - 9.35am Welcome to the day and ‘My Tree Rocks Challenge’ - Pete Stringer

9.35am - 10.00am City of Trees a new movement for Greater Manchester - Pete Stringer

10.00am - 10.20am An evidence based mapping approach to tree planting - Bryan Cosgrove

10.20am - 11.00am Workshop 1 - Exploring your local Tree Heritage

11.00am - 11.20am Tea break 11.20am - 11.50am Green Streets - Turning the streets from grey to green - Pete Stringer

11.50am - 12.30pm Workshop 2 - Every tree tells a story 12.30pm - 1.30pm Lunch and opportunity to visit nursery

1.30pm - 2.00pm What Have Trees Ever Done for us? Demonstration & research - Pete Stringer

2.00pm - 2.40pm Workshop & Tea Break - Mocktail making, an ice breaker for community engagement

2.40pm - 3.00pm Of the people by the people for the people - Community Woodland Management - Bryan Cosgrove (includes Citizen Forester)

3.00pm - 3.20pm Question and answers to the team 3.20pm - 3.30pm Summary, winner of ‘My Tree Rocks’ challenge and close

Presentations from the day can be found HERE