The Film "Trees In Trouble" Shows How Cincinnati Is Working To Protect Our Urban Forests

Oct 27, 2015

Trees in Trouble is the first film to document how a city, Cincinnati, responds to the imminent crisis to our trees.

The film Trees in Trouble tells the story of America's urban and community forests,their history, their growing importance to our health, economy and environment - and the serious threats they now face. The film shows how community-wide efforts can save and protect our urban forests for future generations.

Here to discuss the film are Trees in Trouble producer Andrea Torrice; Cincinnati Park Board Natural Resources Manager David Gamstetter; and, Scott Beuerlein, Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden horticulturist and chairman of the Taking Root campaign

Taking Root and the Cincinnati Park Board will hold a sneak preview of Trees in Trouble at the 20th Century Theater in Oakley on November 5 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. The film viewing will be followed by Q & A session. Seating is limited, for information click here.

Trees in Trouble will have its broadcast premiere Sunday, November 22, at 4:30 pm on CET Connect.