Event: 50th Annual UTAS Spring Plant Sale
Sale Date (Open to the Public): Saturday, April 8, 9 am - 2 pm
Members Only Sale: Friday, April 7, 5 pm - 7 pm
Location: UT Arboretum Program Shelter, Oak Ridge, TN
Highlights: This year's sale will gather the best of four local nurseries in one location: Beaver Creek and Riverdale Nurseries from Knoxville, Sunlight Gardens from Andersonville and East Fork Nursery from Sevierville.


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Event: Lecture: "The 2016 Wildfires in the Southeastern U.S.: What comes next after Gatlinburg?"
Lecturer: Dr. Henri Grissino-Mayer, Professor, UT Department of Geography
Date: Thursday, April 13, 6:30 - 8 pm
Location: UT Arboretum Auditorium, Oak Ridge, TN


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Event: Tennessee Healthy Hardwoods Workshop
Date: Saturday, May 20, Sign-in/Welcome is from 7 - 8 am
Location: UT Arboretum, Oak Ridge, TN
Details: Private landowners, professional foresters, and those in the wood industry are invited to attend. Participants will tour a field demonstration that features improper diameter cutting vs a proper timber harvest.
Registration: Space is limited. To register for this event call the Tennessee Forestry office at (800) 893-7403. For additional information visit: www.tnforestry.com/TN_Healthy_Hardwoods_Field_Days/.


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Event: MOTH...er's Night Out
Date: Saturday, May 20, 8 - 10 pm
Location: UT Arboretum Auditorium, Oak Ridge, TN
Details: Kris Light will give a short talk in the Auditorium about moths. Everyone then will go outside to wait for the moths to alight on the sheets Kris has prepared in advance. Black lights help attract these creatures of the night.


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Event: Lecture and Workshop: "Tree Identification"
Lecturers: Dr. Dave Buckley, Professor, UT Department of Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries
and Josh Grainger, Ph.D Candidate

Date: Tuesday, May 23, 4 - 7 pm
Location: UT Arboretum Auditorium, Oak Ridge, TN


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Oak Ridge Forest Unit

Cumberland Forest Unit

Highland Rim Forest Unit

UT Arboretum Project

Contact us

Forest Resources Research and Education Center
Kevin Hoyt, Director
901 South Illinois Avenue
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Phone: 865/483-3571
Fax: 865/483-3572
E-mail: utforest@utk.edu