October 10, 2015 from 7:30am to 5pm – Catskill Forest Association office for registration
Game of Logging Level 1 7:30am-5pm Level 1 focuses on varying aspects of chainsaw safety and techniques for properly felling trees. Participants are introduced to open face felling, personal protecti…0 Comments 0 Likes
Own land? Wonder about your options? Please join us for the information and advice you need at a peer-to-peer woodland owner roundtable. Many landowners don't sell timber or plan for the future. It…0 Comments 0 Likes
Would you like to learn more about the woodlands and wildlife of the region, or learn what you can do to take care of your land for future generations? Whether you own forested land for recreation or…0 Comments 0 Likes
Do you own wooded land in Columbia or Greene Counties and are interested in managing your forest to improve wildlife habitat and forest health? If so, join us for this free workshop, where you will l…0 Comments 0 Likes
Logs to Lumber – Wise Use of a Renewable Resources
October 1, 2015.
Peter Smallidge, NYS Extension Forester and Director, Arnot Teaching and Research Forest, Department of Natural Resources, Cornell University Cooperative Extension, Ithaca, NY 14853.
Support for ForestConnect is provided by the Cornell University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell Cooperative Extension, and USDA National Institute of…
Firewood is a hot topic (pun intended) for most woodland owners. A recent survey showed that about two-thirds of owners have collected firewood for their personal use in the last ten years. The research on firewood production and processing is limited, but there is considerable experience among people; some of whom have heated with wood their entire life.
A webinar on "Firewood from Private Woodlands was offered on September 16, 2015. A link to the archive is…Continue
The 4-H Forestry Invitational is a great event for youth from across the nation that exposes them, with a high level of mastery, to forest management skills and principles. Ingrid Hill of Cornell Cooperative Extension in Orange County leads that 4-H program. Dave Jackson of PSU Cooperative Extension provides national leadership. These efforts of course supplemented by thousands of hours of volunteer time. Thanks and congratulations to all!! This year, NY placed second…Continue
If you have not previously joined a webinar, you should evaluate your connection with a test meeting here http://www.webex.com/test-meeting.html
Title – Hemlock Woolly Adelgid: Ecology, Management and Recent BioControl Research. Mark Whitmore, Cornell University Cooperative Extension
June 17, 2015 (live at noon and again at 7PM for an hour each)