Tom Kimmerer, PhD, is a Scientist, Author, and Conservation Photographer. Information about Dr. Kimmerer can be found in the About section.

If you are here for information about Venerable Trees, and about the ancient trees of the Bluegrass and Nashville Basin, visit the Venerable Trees section

For information about modern tree biology, please visit the What Do Trees Know section.

To learn more about our work with churches, please visit the Creation Care section.

To contact Dr. Kimmerer, please use the Contact page.

Events in  2020

All events  will be offered online until it is safe to meet in person.

Wednesday August 26 at 6 pm.  Tree Planting: How To Do It Right. In spite of intensified efforts to plant trees in urban and rural landscapes, urban forest canopy cover and diversity are declining almosst everywhere.  This webinar is a discussion about improved methods of selecting, planting, and maintaining trees in the landscape, applying the principles of forest restoration. Join us for this webinar.

Tuesday July 28 at 6 pm. There is a lot of interest in planting native trees and shrubs where we live. In a rapidly changing climate, what is a native?  As climate change alters rainfall and temperature, the range of trees is beginning to shift. How do we address the question of what constitutes a native tree in the face of rapid change. Join us for this webinar.

Wednesday May 20 at 7pm.  T'ree Reasons for Hope. Join with three storytellers who are scientists as we explore the importance of trees in our lives. Find out more and register here.




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