Your Wild Woodland: Creating Habitat for Birds, Fish and Other Wildlife

Event Date: 
Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 08:30

A Half Day Workshop for Landowners and Woodland Professionals
Date to be determined - original May 5 date postponed

Have you ever wondered how to manage your woodland to enhance fish and wildlife habitat?

Join us for this informative workshop focusing on Forestry for Maine Birds approaches to managing wooodlands and also including riparian habitat management for healthy fish and connected streams. Workshop attendees will spend time inside, then visit a wooded site to discuss habitat connectivity, forest habitat features, and management approaches that enhance these features. Free, but space is limited. Call (207)781-2330 ext. 219 to sign up, or email amcguirk@maineaudubon.org.

This event is assigned 2.5 category 1 Continuing Forester Education credits by the Society of American Foresters.

Agenda:
Date to be determined - original May 5 date postponed

Meet at Unity Community Center, 32 School St, Unity, ME 04988

8:30 Registration, Coffee

9:00 Classroom: Introduction to Forestry for Maine Birds, Riparian Habitat, and Stream Smart

10:30 Carpool to Kanokulus B​o​g

11:00 Field Portion of Workshop: Introduction to Forest Habitat AssessmentsDiscussion of Riparian Habitat Values

12:30 Wrap up

Bring a brown bag lunch to stay longer​ and discuss management options with your fellow leaders and participants.​