Wildflower Walk: Martin State Forest

Martin Lake Shelter, Martin State Forest 14040 Williams Rd., Shoals, IN, United States

Join DNR Forest Ecologist Megan Crecilius and Property Manager Alex Gust on a hike to explore the beautiful spring flora blooming at Martin State Forest. Learn how to identify a diversity of native wildflowers and discover the intriguing world of plant taxonomy! We will meet at the Martin Lake Shelter at 6:00 pm and hike […]

Free

Prescribed Fire Forum & Optional Field Tour: Columbus

Upland Brewing Columbus 148 Lindsey St, Columbus, IN, United States

Join us to explore the role prescribed fire, a carefully planned and executed practice, plays in maintaining the health, vitality, and biodiversity of our Hoosier oak-hickory and grassland ecosystems. Come with questions and engage with experts who will share their knowledge, experiences, and passion for this long-standing stewardship practice. Whether you’re a forest landowner, conservationist, […]

$5 – $15

Wild, Wicked, & Wonderful: Indiana’s Plants & Their Unique Adaptations

St Benedict's Brew Works 860 E 10th Street, Ferdinand, IN, United States

Embark on a floristic adventure with botanist Nathanael Pilla as he unveils the secrets of some of Indiana’s fascinating early season flora. From familiar favorites to hidden wonders, you'll discover the unique features that make these plants. Nathanael will also delve into the intriguing origins of their names, sharing stories that bring these botanical marvels […]

Harrison County Forestry Workshop

Harrison County Government Center 245 Atwood St, Corydon, IN, United States

Topic will be prescribed fire in both woodlands and grasslands to improve wildlife habitat. Indoor program and tour of David and Amanda Hayden Woodlands. Free, lunch will be served. See the flyer To RSVP call 812-738-8121, ext 3 by April 15. Event is sponsored by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, Natural Resources Conservation Service, […]

Bluffs Wildflower Walk

Join a free wildflower walk near the Bluffs of Beaver Bend near Shoals. learn to identify the wide variety of native plants growing in the base of the bluffs. The Bluffs are located 1 mile south of Shoals off Spout Springs Road. RSVP to Emily Finch, 812-329-0048 or daviessmartin.cisma@gmail.com. See the flyer

Free

Arbor Day

Celebrate this day by planting a tree (or many)!

Forestry Field Day: Jay County

Herrmann Reserve 10821-10273 W 700 S, Redkey, IN, United States

Topics include: Establishing and Managing Young Tree Plantations: Will walk through the process of establish successful tree plantings, show & tell of multiple plantings, demonstrations of hand and machine planting Grassland Restoration Process: Explore several native warm season grasses and wildflower plantings and discover ways to increase success. Monitoring and Managing Deer/Rabbit Impacts on Forests […]

Free

May Breakfast with a Forester: LaPorte

Round the Clock Restaurant 219 Pine Lake Ave, LaPorte, IN, United States

Arrow Head Country RC&D Forestry Committee would like to invite you to an informal breakfast with friends to discuss issues you may be having in your woodland areas. Foresters, including IDNR, Purdue, Consulting, and Industry Foresters, depending on the month, will be available for conversation and questions. Everyone is welcome – no reservations needed, just […]

Hardwood Tree Log and Lumber Quality Workshop

Morgan-Monroe State Forest 6220 Forest Rd, Martinsville, IN, United States

This workshop is aimed at private forest landowners, consulting, and district foresters. It is important to recognize the quality when managing forests. While the pricing premium related to higher grade logs and lumber can be realized for some species, others don't provide such opportunities. The objective of the workshop is to discuss hardwood quality in […]

$79

Lincoln Hills Forestry Committee Family Night

Patio Steak House 3120 E IN 66, Cannelton, IN, United States

The Lincoln Hills Forestry Committee will have a Family Night at the Patio Steak House in Cannelton on May 21st at 5:00 Central Time (6 PM ET).  The Perry, Spencer, and Crawford County 4-H Grand Champions and Reserve Champions in Forestry will be attending and awarded prizes. The guest speaker will be Joann Etienne from […]