- This event has passed.
Brockwell Park Tree Walk
Saturday, 26th November 2022, 14:00 - 16:00
We will look at the trees in Brockwell Park and cover topics such as tree biology, ecology, tree management, climate, folklore & mythology, tree and cultural history. We’ll find out interesting facts about trees and cool things that they do!
Greg Packman is Senior Tree Inspector for the London Borough of Islington: covering Local Authority tree management and working with external clients such as Epping Forest, the Inner and Middle Temples, and Alexandra Palace. Formerly Greg worked as an Arboricultural Officer for the Royal Parks in London. Greg leads regular tree walks and presents on a number of tree management issues; particularly London plane trees and Massaria disease of plane, of which Greg has internationally recognised expertise. Greg also sits on the London Tree Officer’s Association Executive Committee and co-chairs the Ancient Tree Forum London group as well as being part of the London Tree Partnership.
Greg was part of Pro Landscaper magazine’s ’30 Under 30: The Next Generation’ award in 2018 and won 2022 Arboricultural Association Young Professional of the Year Award.
This walk is taking place as part of National Tree Week (26 Nov to 4 Dec)
Tickets: £10 (34 spaces available). Please book via the Eventbrite ticketing system below.
Meeting place will be given out 2 days before the event.