The Indiana Forestry and Woodland Owners Association (IFWOA) is a nonprofit organization with the goal of promoting good stewardship of Indiana woodlands. Today, IFWOA has more than 650 members representing 125,000 acres of forests. IFWOA is an affiliate of the National Woodland Owners Association.
The Charles Deam Forest Stewardship award recognizes Indiana woodland owners who have demonstrated exceptional management of their woodlands. Anyone can nominate an Indiana landowner for this award. Self nominations are not accepted. Nominations are due June 15th. Finalists will be recognized at the 2019 Awards banquet November 2 at Turkey Run State Park.
Presentations from the November 2018 annual woodland owner conference at Brown County State Park are now available online: Indiana Division of Forestry update – John Seifert, Indiana DNR, Div of Forestry Hardwood industry update – Chris Gonso, Indiana Div of Forestry How to kill a tree revisited – Ron Rathfon, Purdue Top invasive woodland plants: […]
Join us November 2-3, 2018 for the annual woodland owner conference at the Abe Martin Lodge in Brown County State Park near Nashville. Friday will include a field tour and Saturday will include an indoor program with breakout sessions and networking. More information