Julian Picciano
Julian Picciano Julian Picciano graduated from Purdue University in 2010 with a degree in Forestry. He spent four years as a climber and plant healthcare technician before becoming a climber/ pruner and then a forester with the NYC Parks Department.

Classes by this instructor

Improve your climbing skills by learning techniques such as rope setting, knot tying, body thrusting, doublecrotching, foot locking, and limb walking. Taught on the Garden grounds, this class offers expert instruction and critique. Wear comfortable clothing, sturdy work, or hiking boots, and ligh more...
06/03 Sa 09:00am-02:30pm Picciano
Learn how trees survive the many perils of the urban environment. Soil compaction, construction damage, and land development practices can lead to tree decline and early mortality in trees. Examine the biology of trees, and learn how they respond to changes in the urban environment, particularly more...
05/02 Tu 06:00pm-09:00pm Picciano