About This Site

Do you ever wonder how to tell the trees apart in your local forests? Would you like to know more about the function and origins of the characteristics that define each tree species?

Celebrate and learn about trees with naturalist Michael Wojtech, and become better connected with the landscape where you live. Michael writes about, conducts workshops on, illustrates, and photographs the identifying characteristics, physiology, and ecology of trees.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, September 10, 6:30-8:00 PM – Hudson, MA - presentation - Tree and Bark Identification - Hudson Public Library.

Wednesday, September 24, 7:00-8:30 PM РActon, MA - presentation - Bark: Get to Know Your Trees - Acton Memorial Library.

Saturday, September 27, 1:00-4:00 PM – Salem, MA - drop-in art making – Bark Tracings and Rubbings - Peabody Essex Museum – opening day festival, Branching Out: Trees as Art.

Saturday, October 4, – Sunderland, MA - workshop – Bark: Get to Know Your Trees - Sunderland Public Library.