The City of Southaven will host a Northwest MS Community Forestry Workshop entitled "Trees In Our Community". The workshop will be on August 18,2011 (9am-3:15pm) at the M.R. Davis Public Library located at 8554 Northwest Dr., Southaven, MS. There is no cost to attend this workshop.
Those who should attend include: Anyone wanting to learn about trees and green spaces, community leaders, homeowners, business owners, developers, foresters, arborists, nurserymen, and others managing land and trees.
Speakers include, Greg Davis, Mayor of the City of Southaven, Donna Yowell from the Mississippi Urban Forest Council, David Fulgham of National Tree Preservation, Inc., Eric Bridges, C.F. of the City of Lakeland, TN, Dr. Joy Anderson of Mississippi State University Ext. Svc and George Byrd of the Mississippi Forestry Commission.