Be a forest keeper and help MountainTrue in our efforts to preserve ash trees around WNC as they are attacked by Emerald Ash Borer!
By participating in this training, you will learn how to identify ash trees, assess their health, use tools important in forest data collection, and have fun in the woods with MountainTrue members and staff. After becoming proficient in our inventory protocol, you will have the opportunity to be a part of a team of people inventorying trails around WNC and collecting data essential to our conservation efforts.
What: Ash inventory training
Why: To gather data that will help MountainTrue in our efforts to treat ash trees and protect them from EAB attack
Where: Meet at Ingles (499 Weaverville Rd, Asheville, NC 28804). From there we will venture onto the AT from Spivey Gap to Little Bald
When: From 10 am to 4 pm on Sunday, March 18th
Notes: Please bring water and a packed lunch