Powerpoint Presentations


New – 2014 BG Tree Commission Seminar – Songbird Migration and Birdscaping Your Yard:

Xeric Landscaping for Your Yard and Business – Coming Soon!

Bird Migration in Northwest Ohio – Tom Kemp, Toldeo Naturalist Asscoaition

Birdscaping – Using Your Landscape to Attract Birds –  Karen Himelhan, Landscape Designer, North Branch Nursery

Recent Presentations

Storm Mitigation
Using i-Tree to Preserve Your Urban Forestry Program

Regional UAA Emerald Ash Borer Summit

J. Mike O’Connor, Consumers Energy (Michigan)
Marvin Mantos, First Energy (Ohio – Toledo Edison)
Barry Gierard, Westerville Municipal (Columbus, Ohio)
Danny Bagwell, Pioneer Electric CO-OP (Dayton, Ohio)

BG Tree Commission Seminar – Plant Diagnosis

Insects and Disease of NW Ohio Trees
Invasive Plants of the Urban Forest 

Presentations from the Ohio Tree Care Conference

Propagation of Trees by J.S. Frank Schmidt & Sons Nursery
New Trees for 2011 by J.S. Frank Schmidt & Sons Nursery
Utility Compatible Trees by J.S. Frank Schmidt & Sons Nursery
Soil Ecology and Root Research by Dr. Dan Herms, OSU
New Elm Tree Research by The University of Kentucky
EAB Management for Cities by Shawn Bernick, Rainbow Tree Care
The Soil Recipe by the ODNR Division of Forestry
Using i-Tree to Advance Bowling Green’s Urban Forestry Program 

Presentations from the Ohio Regional UAA Meeting

FE Illuminating Company – Lessons Learned from Hurricane Ike
Dayton Power & Light – Lesson Learned from Hurricane Ike
Davey Tree Company – New & Innovative TGRs and Vegetation Management 
North Branch Nursery – New Utility Compatible Street Trees

Presentation from Past BG Tree Commission Seminars

Using GIS to Manage EAB
2008 Wood County Master Gardener
Selecting Trees In Your Landscape Design
Gypsy Moth Suppression Plan
Standard Tree Care
Pruning Trees
Plant Health Care
Long-term Impacts of Drought on Trees
When and How to Contract Tree Work
Diagnosis & Disorders
Insects & Diseases of Trees
Morton Arboretum
BGSU Retirees Association
Basic Tree ID for Home Owners
Trees 101
Ash Tree Identification for Home Owners
Emerald Ash Borer Information for Wood County Landowners
Selecting Trees from Nurseries
Bowling Green’s Historical Trees
Presentation on Proper Pruning
Presentation on Proper Tree Planting
Presentation on Tree Diseases
Presentation on Watering & Fertilizing Trees
Presentation on Preserving Large Trees
Presentation on Pruning Trees for Wood County Master Gardeners Underground Electric Transformer Landscaping Instructions