Episode 78 - From The Woods Today - Urban & Community Forestry

Episode Date: 
October 13, 2021

In this episode of From the Woods Today, we learn about the many benefits of our urban forests and projects taking place throughout Kentucky’s communities. We also have a segment on proper tree planting techniques, as well as some information on National Forest Products Week occurring this October 17 - 23.

Guests: Billy Thomas ( UK Department of Forestry and Natural Resources - Extension Forester ) , Bridget Abernathy ( Kentucky Division of Forestry - Urban Forestry Program Coordinator ) , Chad Niman ( UK Department of Forestry and Natural Resources - Primary Forest Products Specialist ) , Dr. Ellen Crocker ( UK Department of Forestry and Natural Resources - Assistant Professor, Forest Health Extension ) , Laurie Thomas ( UK Department of Forestry and Natural Resources - Extension Forester ) , Reneé Williams ( UK Department of Forestry and Natural Resources - Information Specialist Senior )

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Resources and Web links for October 13 Segments:

Urban & Community Forestry
What is Urban Forestry?

Tree Planting
UK Planting Trees

National Forest Products Week


Episode Category: Forest Products, From the Woods Today, Forestry, General Interest, Programs