The Ohio River Valley Woodlands and Wildlife Workshop is designed to provide YOU with forestry and wildlife related educational opportunities to help you get the most out of your property. This one day workshop held at scenic Clifty Falls State Park will provide you with forestry and wildlife experts from Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio who will address the questions and concerns you have regarding the management of your property.
The speakers offer a wealth of knowledge for forest owners, whether they have been managing their properties for a long time or recently acquired them. Anyone who owns forested land and wants to learn more about management techniques is welcome to attend.
Online registration - early bird deadline is March 12, 2019. Registrations after March 12 are $55 per person.
A few of the topics and speakers include:
10 a.m. - Deer Management, presented by Jarred Brooke, Purdue University
11 a.m. - Tree Identification, presented by Doug McLaren & Laurie Thomas, University Kentucky Extension
1 p.m. - Timber Price Report, presented by Sayeed Mehmood, Ohio State University Extension
2 p.m. - Snake Identification, Brian MacGowan, Purdue University
See link for Full Agenda along with more opportunities at this multi state workshop!
Purdue Agriculture News: Proper Pesticide to Highlight Forest Owner Workshop.
Forest Improvement Handbook, The Education Store, Purdue Extension's resource center
Agricultural Plant Pest Control, The Education Store
Snakes and Lizards of Indiana, The Education Store
Hardwood Ecosystem Experiment - Wildlife Responses to Timber Harvesting, The Education Store
Brian MacGowan, Wildlife Extension Specialist
Purdue Forestry and Natural Resources