Forestry Your Thing? Check Out All These Events
Please help share the word about several upcoming forestry events that our office is coordinating. More details can also be found on our website or within the attached fliers. We hope to see you at one or several of these events!1. April 23 is the North Coast Sudden Oak Death Coordination meeting from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Fortuna River Lodge. This program for forest managers and landowners will provide up-to-date information about where the disease is located in the North Coast, discuss disease impacts from Sonoma through Humboldt, explore some new scientific discoveries and help coordinate management strategies. The cost is $15 and includes lunch. Pre-registration is required by April 20th.2. April 28th is the start of a two-part family succession planning class. Learn how to pass ranch, timber or farm land and its legacy to the next generation. The cost is $25 per family. More details about the class are available here. Location: Agriculture Center, 5630 South Broadway, Eureka. Pre-
registration is required by April 24th.3. May 20 is a one-day seminar highlighting hot topics in forestry with 11 invited speakers. The title of the program is “Redwood Region Forest Management and Marketing Opportunities”. The cost is $15 and includes lunch. Location: Agriculture Center, 5630 South Broadway, Eureka Pre-registration is required by May 15th.4. Fire ecology toursa. April 22, Weaverville. We’ll learn about how a previous prescribed burn aided in slowing the fire and protecting the town of Weaverville during a 2014 wildfire. To register email firstname.lastname@example.org .b. May 7th, Laytonville at the UC Angelo Reserve. We’ll explore the 2014 Lodge Fire Tour that burned through a variety of forest types including old-growth Douglas-fir. Space is limited and to register email email@example.com .c. May 19th, Hopland- Northern California Chaparral Fire Hazard Summit. We’ll review fuel hazard reduction treatments and their relationship to fire hazards and chaparral ecology. The cost is $10, pre-registration is required.