Guided Tree Walk at River Walk

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Enjoy a free, guided exploration of the riverside forest.

Join Massachusetts Certified Arborist Tom Ingersoll to learn about the great variety of native tree and shrub species that are essential to the River Walk’s healthy habitat. This year we focus on River Walk’s Lower section wich includes the W.E.B Dubois River Park and our native tree allee. Meet at the River Walk entrance on River Street in downtown Great Barrington.

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Thank you to our event sponsors: Thank you to our event sponsors: Project Native and

Tom Ingersoll has been in the tree care field for 25 years. He is an ISA Certified Arborist, Massachusetts Certified Arborist, Connecticut Licensed Supervising Arborist, and NOFA Accredited Organic Land Care Professional. He serves on the Board of Trustees for the Berkshire Botanical Garden and is a founder of the Sheffield Tree Project, a Community Forestry effort in his hometown Sheffield, where the group has planted and cared for 200 trees over the last 20 years.

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Learn about the native trees of riparian forest at River Walk

Tom Ingersoll to lead a guided tree walk at River Walk in Great Barrington, MA