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Forest Management for the Private Woodland Owner 8 week course: Wabash

March 6 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


The Forest Management for the Private Woodland Owner course provides eight weekly meetings on Wednesday evenings between March 6 and April 24, 2023, from 6 to 9 pm eastern, and two Saturday morning field tours from 9 am to noon, covering topics designed to help forest landowners learn more about their forests, management options, and where to find information and assistance. Topics covered include tree id, forest history and biology, forest management planning, forest management practices, considerations for selling timber, economics and taxation of private woodlands, wildlife habitat management, and resources and assistance available to private landowners.

The info and registration for the in-person Forest Management for the Private Woodland Owner course is available on the Cvent site. Registration deadline is Feb 27, 2024 or until the course limit of 48 attendees is reached.

$50 each regular registration includes all learning sessions, a flash drive containing information supporting the sessions, handouts, and a tree measuring stick.
$30 each guest registration for additional family members includes all learning sessions and handouts at the sessions.

Wed. March 6, 2024: Forest Tree Identification
Wed. March 13, 2024: Forest Biology & Ecology
Wed, March 20, 2024: Forest Management Planning
Sat. March 23, 2024: Field Tour (9:00-12:00 Noon)
Wed. March 27, 2024: Forest Management Practices
Wed. April 3, 2024: Selling Timber
Wed. April 10, 2024: Wildlife Management
Wed. April 17, 2024: Managing the Woodland Investment
Sat. April 20, 2024: Field Tour (9:00-12:00 Noon)
Wed. April 24, 2024: Resources & Assistance Available to Forest Landowners Course & Wrap-up

More information on this event can be found on the attached flyer.


Asherwood Preserve
7496 W State Road 124
Wabash, IN 46992 United States
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Purdue Extension
Purdue University Dept of Forestry & Natural Resources