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, February 18, 7:00-9:00 – Groton, MA – presentationBark: Get to Know Your Trees - Nashua River Watershed Association.

Sunday, March 8, 1:00-3:00 – Teawaddle Hill Farm, Leveret, MA – hikeBark: Get to Know Your Trees - Kestrel Land Trust.

Tuesday, April 14, 7:00 PM - Pittsfield, MA – presentationBark: Get to Know Your Trees Berkshire Athenaeum.

Tuesday, May 5, 10:00-1:00 - Hollis, NH – workshopBark: Get to Know Your TreesHollis Garden ClubBeaver Brook Association.

Saturday, May 9, 11:00-12:00 presentation, 1:30-4:00 workshop – Copake Falls, NYBark: Get to Know Your Trees - Garden Conservancy Open Garden Day, Margaret Roach’s A Way to Garden.

Saturday, May 16, 10:00-1:00 - Clinton, MA – workshopBark: Get to Know Your Trees- Bigelo Library of Clinton.

Sunday, November 1Needham, MA – workshopBark: Get to Know Your Trees - Needham Free Public Library.