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 Forest Management for the Private Woodland Owner

 

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About the course . . .
This course is designed to give forest woodland owners an introduction to tree identification, forest biology, forest management planning and techniques, selling timber and other forest products, managing wildlife habitat along with resources. The workshop will run eight (8) consecutive weeks on Tuesday evenings with two Saturday morning field trips. Courses start February 21, 2012 and end April 10, 2012. For more information for the Veedersburg, Indiana workshops view Forest Management for the Private Woodland Owner (pdf 372kb). For the workshops in New Albany, Indiana view Forest management for the Private Woodland Owner/New Albany (pdf 336kb).

When and Where . . .
Veedersburg, Indiana
Sterling Christian Church Aid House, 109 North Eagle Street, Veedersburg, Indiana.

To get driving directions/map from your location you can visit http://maps.yahoo.com or view registration brochure below.

For more program information contact Lenny Farlee, Sustaining Hardwood Extension Specialist, at (765) 494-2153 or  email him at lfarlee@purdue.edu.

New Albany, Indiana
3000 Technology Avenue, New Albany, IN 47150

To get driving directions/map from your location you can visit http://maps.yahoo.com or view registration pdf below.

For more program information contact David Osborne, CED, Ripley County Extension Office, at (765) 689-6511 or  email him at osbornda@purdue.edu.

Times . . .
The workshops will run from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday evenings. The Saturday field trips will be 9:00 a.m. to noon for the Veedersburg, Indiana, workshops and the New Albany, Indiana workshop Saturday field trips will start at 8:00 a.m. and go to noon.

Fee Schedule . . .
Registration, including binder, hard-copy publications and tree measuring stick (limited to the first 20 registrants requesting a binder) - $99 (Applies only for Veedersburg, Indiana workshop only)
Registration including flash drive of all publications, tree measuring stick - $49
Couples or family registration (first person at regular rate of $99 or $49 with one set of materials provided as above) - each additional attendee - $29

Registration . . .
To register for the Veedersburg, Indiana workshop see mail in form: Forest Management for the Private Woodland Owner Registration (pdf 372kb). 

To register for the New Albany, Indiana workshop see mail in form: Forest Management for the Private Woodland Owner/New Albany Registration (pdf 336kb).

Course Schedule . . .
Veedersburg, Indiana
Tuesday, February 21, 2012, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. - Forest Tree Identification
Tuesday, February 28, 2012, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. - Forest Biology & Ecology
Saturday, March 3, 2012, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., noon - Field Tour
Tuesday, March 6, 2012, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. - Forest Management Planning
Tuesday, March 13, 2012, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. - Forest Management Practices
Tuesday, March 20, 2012, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. - Selling Timber
Saturday, March 24, 2012, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., noon - Field Tour
Tuesday, March 27, 2012, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. - Managing the Woodland Investment
Tuesday, April 3, 2012, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. - Wildlife Management
Tuesday, April 10, 2011, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. - Resources and Assistance Available to Forest Landowners, Course Wrap-Up

New Albany, Indiana
Tuesday, February 21, 2012, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. - Forest Tree Identification
Tuesday, February 28, 2012, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. - Forest Biology & Ecology
Tuesday, March 6, 2012, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. - Forest Cultivation 1
Tuesday, March 13, 2012, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. - Forest Cultivation 11
Saturday, March 17, 2012, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., noon - Field Tour
Tuesday, March 20, 2012, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. - Managing the Woodland Investment
Tuesday, March 27, 2012, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. - Marketing Timber
Saturday, March 31, 2012, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., noon - Field Tour
Tuesday, April 3, 2012, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. - Wildlife Management
Tuesday, April 10, 2011, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. - Resources and Assistance Available to Forest Landowners, Course Wrap-Up

Instruction will be provided by Purdue Extension staff, and public and private sector natural resource professionals.