Published on: Monday, October 28, 2019 News

Why Are the Oaks Dying? Join us and some local experts as we explore some options: Monday, November 4, 7-9 pm


Join us and several local experts on Why Are the Oaks Dying? Beetles, Borers and What You Can Do!

The entire DMV area, including the City of Takoma Park, has experienced a large increase in the number of oaks dying, especially white oaks. Join several local experts to learn what is known so far about the causes and what steps residents can take. The meeting will include brief presentations from tree experts followed by a question and answer period.

The experts include:
  • Colleen Kenny, Maryland Department of Natural Resources
  • Forest Service, Keith Pitchford, independent tree care consultant
  • Pitchford and Associates, Sara Jensen, Arborist,
  • SavATree, and Christopher Larkin, Arborist, Bartlett Tree Experts

Community Workshop

Monday, November 4, 7 pm to 9 pm – CLOSED

Recorded Presentation:  Beetles, Borers & What You Can Do 

Takoma Park Community Center
7500 Maple Avenue
Takoma Park, MD 20912