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Archive for February, 2015

BCT Students involved in energy assessment of local food co-op

Posted: February 27th, 2015

Together with BCT faculty member Ben Weil, several energy auditing BCT students participated in the project mentioned below. They conducted a thermographic scan and pressure test of the building and will be calibrating an energy model to allow the co-op to size a heating  system that will primarily use waste heat from the refrigerators and the freezers. QUABBIN HARVEST […]

Brian Kane visits Race Mountain Tree Services in Sheffield to work with high school students interested in Arboriculture & Urban Forestry

Posted: February 25th, 2015

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Sustainable Urban Forestry Summer Course Announced

Posted: February 12th, 2015

Sustainable Urban Forestry – Umass Summer School July 13 – July 17, 2015  The Arboriculture & Community Forestry program will once again host the course “Sustainable Arboriculture”. This course emphasizes the art, business, and science of caring for trees in our communities. Last year, students spent their time on campus, learning all the basics of […]

Rick Harper Receives MA Tree Wardens’ and Forests’ Association’s President’s Award

Posted: February 10th, 2015

At the 2015 Massachusetts Tree Wardens’ and Foresters’ Association 102 Annual Conference in January, outgoing president David Lefcourt awarded Rick Harper with the President’s Award for Rick’s outstanding service to the organization and the president.

Meet the 2015 Cree Culture Participants

Posted: February 5th, 2015

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