WTMS Winter - Seedling to Skyline

@ The Centre
on Thursday, February 22, 2024
in Lakewood, CA


Join the LA/OC Regional Forest Council for their winter symposium at a new venue, the Centre in Lakewood


8:00 AM

Registration Opens

8:20 AM

Welcome-Erik Diaz, 2024 STS President

8:30 AM

A Look at New Tree Species & Nursery Techniques

Dave Teuschler, Devil Mountain Nursery, Lodi

9:15 AM

Young Tree Pruning

Brian Kempf, Wood Architecture, Morro Bay

10:00 AM

Stretch Break

10:15 AM

Mulch: A 30 Year Research Retrospective

James Downer, PhD, Emeritus, UCCE, Ojai

11:15 AM

Thoughts on Tree Appraisal, the10th Edition, and the Regional Plant Appraisal Guide

Jan Scow, Registered Consulting Arborist, Ojai

12:00 PM

Lunch (provided)

1:00 PM

A300 Pruning Standard Consolidation Overview & Outdoor Field Session

Allison Herrel, Rainbow Ecoscience, Portland

Humberto Mojica, Woodworks Tree Preservation, Santa Ana

Rhonda Wood, Woodworks Tree Preservation, Santa Ana

2:45 PM

Up and Coming Tree Problems in Southern California- Foes we may know and some we may not

Paul Santos, Plant Pulse Diagnostics, LLC, Anaheim

3:30 PM

Wrap Up/Drawing/CEUs



STS members - 150.00

Non members - $175.00

Students - $75.00 


 Lunch is included.

5.75 CEUs available 



The Centre
5000 Clark Avenue
Lakewood, CA 90712