Urban Forestry in Butte, Montana

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Fall 10-2-2019


Urban Forestry has been recently been a popular subject for many cities around the world. Through planned connections of green spaces, they form the green infrastructure on which communities depend. With our extensive background in mining, making room for trees has not been a priority for Butte, MT in the past. In Kathleen’s presentation, we will look at new and future programs that will help grow the Urban Forest in Butte.

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Kathleen Humpa works as the Urban Forester for the City-County of Butte-Silver Bow. Kathleen has spent most of her life the Midwest and attended Northern Michigan University where she received a degree in Ecology.