Western Chapter ISA 2004 Annual Conference
The Western Chapter ISA’s 2004 Annual Conference “Education by Association” will be held May 9-12 at the Konocti Harbor Resort & Spa in Clear Lake, Calif. The annual conference will feature general sessions for all commercial, municipal and utility arborists, as well as consultants, educators and horticulturists.
The Conference Program will feature renowned author and lecturer Alex Shigo. Also featured is Joanna Young, a specialist from Walpole Australia lecturing in Phytopthora root diseases.
The program will offer a wide variety of topics applicable for both arborists and tree workers. Some of these programs include climbing and rigging hands-on instruction, crane use in tree work, rope splicing and application, legal aspects of arboricultural work, sudden oak death, tree preservation during land development, and palm trees.
Just a little over two hours from San Francisco, the Konocti Harbor lakeside resort offers local entertainment, outdoor activities, spa services, fine dining, and nearby golf.