Tag Archive for 'tree wardens'

2013 Tree Warden lunch meeting schedule at Guernsey Yacht Club

January 20th, 2013 by Andrew McCutcheon

2013 promises to be an important year for the Guernsey Tree Wardens as we tackle Chalara Ash dieback (Chalara fraxinea). The Tree Warden lunches have a new format. In place of the restaurant style lunch there will be a finger buffet and an earlier start of 12 pm. The agenda for the meeting will begin […]

Paul Veron, Head of Policy and Research for the States of Guernsey Policy Council, addressed the Tree Wardens’ lunch meeting on 31 May

June 2nd, 2011 by Paul Veron

Sustainable Guernsey has produced an edited transcript of the presentation by Paul Veron to Guernsey Tree Wardens on Tuesday 31 May 2011. —– The States of Guernsey has three policy plans. The Environmental Policy Plan is hugely important alongside the Fiscal and Economic Policy Plan, and the Social Policy Plan. The Social Policy Plan covers […]

Guernsey Tree Wardens look after Norway maples at Les Cotils in St Peter Port

May 21st, 2011 by Richard Lord

The Guernsey Society of the Men of the Trees planted 14 Norway maples as part of the Men of the Trees Urban Tree Scheme at Les Cotils in St Peter Port in 2010.  The Norway maples were chosen for their autumn leaf colour. The recently planted standards (tree size with a clear stem of 1.8 […]

Guernsey Rovers Athletic Club plants tamarisk trees with the help of The Guernsey Society of the Men of the Trees

January 16th, 2011 by Richard Lord

On a sunny and windy Saturday morning, members of the Guernsey Rovers Athletic Club with help from The Guernsey Society of the Men of the Trees and the Guernsey Tree Wardens planted several rows of Tamarix sp. trees on an earth bank to the north-west of the sports fields. Tamarix or tamarisk are tolerant of […]

Have you got a Treasured Tree? Presentation by Jon Stokes, Director of Rural Programmes, The Tree Council, UK

June 21st, 2010 by Andrew McCutcheon

Jon Stokes, Director of Rural Programmes, for The Tree Council in the UK is giving a presentation on Treasured Trees on Wednesday 30 June 2010 at 8 pm at the Frossard Theatre, Candie Gardens, St. Peter Port. Book Tickets from Guernseytickets.   Cost is £10 which includes Guernsey Men of The Trees membership for 2010.  […]