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Introduction to the Bradford Pear Bounty

September 8, 2022

Introduction to the Bradford Pear Bounty

September 8, 2022 @ 6:30 am - 8:00 pm

Join the Union County Wildlife Chapter to learn about the NC Bradford Pear Bounty. This year there will be two bounty events- one right in Union County and one in Matthews! NCWF is a primary partner in the NC Bradford Pear Bounty program statewide. Leslie Moorman is the Executive Director for the NC Urban Forest Council where she has been working since 2011advocating for the importance of urban trees/greenspace and improving the professionalism of the tree care industry. Prior to her work with the Urban Forest Council, she was the program coordinator for the Urban & Community Forestry Program within the NC Forest Service, working with local governments and nonprofits to better manage NC’s urban forests. Leslie has also spent time in New York City as the Bronx Borough Forester and in Philadelphia working on invasive species impacts on city parks. She has degrees in Forest Resource Management from Clemson University and the University of Tennessee, she is a Certified Arborist and NC Registered Forester.


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Organizer: Union County Wildlife Chapter