Time: September 20, 2019 from 8:30am to 5pm
Location: Cornell University - Arnot Forest
Street: 611 County Road 13 - Arnot Forest Research & Operations
City/Town: Van Etten
Website or Map: http://bit.ly/arnot-regen-2019
Event Type: workshop, /, field, tour
Organized By: Peter Smallidge
Latest Activity: Sep 10, 2019
See link below to register
This workshop will help participants understand management practices designed for successful forest regeneration, especially control of the interaction of deer and interfering vegetation. Participants will visit 7 research and management treatment sites. Learning will occur through in-field lectures, visualization of treatment effects, discussion, and networking among participants. The visits to multiple sites will require participants to car pool and be punctual in travel. Workshop will be rain or shine. Walking will be through semi-rugged forest conditions for distances of up to 0.5 miles.
Approved for NYSDEC Pesticide Re-certification 5.5 category 2 credits.
SAF Credits = 6
NYLT Credits = 1.0.
Why Attend?...You will understand…
Growth response of protected seedlings after mechanical control of brush
Who Should Attend: Foresters, loggers, woodlot owners, agency personnel, conservancy managers, land trusts, natural resource specialists. SAF, NYLT, and pesticide credits pending review.
Participants should bring a lunch and wear appropriate field clothes. Hard hats required, but only a few available for loan. Water will be provided.
SAF and NYLT Inc. Continuing Education Credits Pending. NYS DEC Pesticide Recertification Credits Pending. CEU and Re-Cert credits require timely sign-in and presence throughout the workshop. Pre-registration is required. Space is limited. Workshop fee $25.