Stewardship opportunities: Becoming an NRCS Technical Service Provider

Register Thursday, May 30, 2024 1:00 p.m. ET Peter Hoagland- Northeast Regional TSP Coordinator, USDA-NRCS In this webinar foresters and other natural resources professionals will learn about the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Technical Service Provider (TSP) Program. Technical Service Providers (TSPs) work on behalf of private landowners and land-managers to offer conservation planning…

A Forest of Your Own: The Pacific Northwest Handbook of Ecological Forestry

Full presentation details June 3, 2024 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Location: Northwest Nature Shop, 154 Oak Street, Ashland, OR 97520 Seth Zukerman, co-author of A Forest of Your Own: The Pacific Northwest Handbook of Ecological Forestry, will discuss forest management and ecological forestry. From those who own forested property already to those who dream of…

Virtue and The Steward’s Mind – Communicating Forestry webinar series

Register June 4, 2024 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Eastern Time Join Guild member Marianne Patinelli-Dubay, a philosopher with the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry, for a presentation focused on understanding Guild-style forestry in the context of virtue ethics. Following the presentation, participants will be encouraged to explore these theoretical…

Environmental Ethics in Running a Logging Business

Register June 13, 2024 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time Join us for a discussion with Guild member Katrina Amaral of Timberdoodle Farm to learn about logging for long-term sustainable land management while farming, what to consider for stand health and diversity, and Timberdoodle's environmental ethic. Timberdoodle Farm is a specialty logging & sawmill business based…

Women Owning Woodlands Virtual Conference for Landowners

Register Thursday June 13, 7-8:30 pm ET  Friday June 14, 7-8:30 pm ET  Saturday June 15, 12-2 pm ET  Location: Online! Zoom links sent after registration. Event flyer for download  Agenda:   Thursday Theme: Expanding Horizons Welcome & Introduction Activity Keynote Reflection Activity Friday Theme: Diving Deep Topic Presentations & Breakouts Reflection Activity Saturday Theme: Stewardship…

Pacific Northwest Guild Gathering

Registration coming soon - please save the date. July 31, 2024 Zena Forest Products, Rickreall, OR. The Forest Stewards Guild will host our Pacific Northwest Guild Gathering at Zena Forest Products outside of Salem, Oregon. We will discuss several topics related to hardwood silviculture and forest stewardship. Main themes include a focus on Oak Management…

Northwest Innovative Forestry Summit 2024

NIFS 2022 attendees gathered each night by campfire to keep the "spark" alive after sessions. Registration coming soon - Save the date! Theme - Forest Horizons: Honoring the Past, Understanding the Present, Securing the Future Date: October 3 - 5, 2024. Location: Trout Lake, Washington Full event website Forests have been essential resources, sustaining communities and…