Forest Stewardship Workshops
NEWS! October 2022:
Forest Stewardship Education Program Wins 2022 Outstanding Comprehensive Educational Program to Improve Management of Family Owned Forests Award! Click here to read more.
NEWS! November 2022:
Forest Stewardship Program finalizes report on California’s Small Forest Landowners In 2021, we began an interview project to look at the goals and barriers our participants face in the development and implementation of their forest management.
Participants will review forestry, forest management and ecological materials posted online at their own pace; complete short activities related to the drafting of a forest management plan; participate in weekly Zoom meetings; and attend one in-person field day. Registered participants will be sent a syllabus with material and date specifics. Participants who complete the course will be eligible for a free visit by a Registered Professional Forester to assess its content.
Registration for the workshop costs $60. Materials will be provided. Breakfast and lunches will be provided for in-person workshop days. Registration is available at http://ucanr.edu/forestryworskhopregistration.
A reduced rate is possible in some circumstances. If you would like to request a reduced rate, please contact Kim Ingram.
Refunds for registration (minus processing fees) will be provide up to one week before the start of the session.
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The workshops will be organized by the University of California Cooperative Extension in collaboration with: CAL FIRE, Forest Landowners of California, USFS Region 5, the American Forest Foundation, California Association of Resource Conservation Districts, and the California Fire Safe Council.
The Forest Stewardship Education Initiative is a CAL FIRE funded contract (8CA04547), awarded July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2024, to the University of California Cooperative Extension to help landowners develop forest management plans. Forest Stewardship Education Initiative - Project overview