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2023 Montana Tree Board Retreat - Highlights


Ryan M Gilpin

Principal Consultant at Nidus Consulting

2023 Presentation

By popular demand we want to share in the success of the 2023 Tree Board Retreat with another look at the presentations given by Ryan Gilpin of Nidus Consulting and Dr.Paul Ries of Insightful Nature, LLC. You can also enjoy a bonus presentations from both that we have posted below and more at the video store.

Ryan manages Nidus Consulting and provides arboricultural and ecological consulting services based out of Portland, OR. Ryan is particularly interested in: tree preservation, minimizing impacts to nesting wildlife during tree care, creating wildlife habitat and any combination of trees and birds.


Click above for Ryan's slide presentation.

Handouts / Flyers / Info pages             CLICK HERE

Dr.Paul Ries

Insightful Nature, LLC

2023 Presentation

MDNRC Tree Board Seminar

Dr. Ries has worked as a practitioner and educator in natural resources, wildland fire, urban forestry, and arboriculture at the state, local, International, non-profit, and academic levels for over 35 years. He has helped lead the development of multiple innovative urban forestry learning opportunities such as the Municipal Forestry Institute, Tree Board University, and the Green Communities Leadership Institute. Paul is a Past-President of the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) and has been an ISA Certified Arborist since 1988.

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      Click any of the above segments for download

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