ASHEVILLE — The N.C. Forest Service is partnering with the N.C. Urban Forest Council, Asheville GreenWorks and Biltmore Estate to host the North Carolina Urban Wood Conference on Friday, Oct. 21.
The conference will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. at Lioncrest on the Biltmore Estate, the birthplace of modern forestry.
The upcoming North Carolina Urban Wood Conference in Asheville will explore North Carolina’s urban forests and how trees from those forests are used once they come down. Photo courtesy of the Asheville GreenWorks website.
“This is a very important gathering for the emerging North Carolina urban forest products industry that has been forming over the last couple of years in the Asheville area,” said Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler. ...