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  • Last Update: 08/05/2020
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> August 2020

August 1, 8, & 15...Online 7:30 PM.
The Landownership Clinic (For Ladies) will be presented via a private Facebook Group and will be hosted once per week. The clinic will cover What You Own, What you Owe, and How to Plan. Fee: $35. For more information contact Danielle Atkins at (706) 631-4440 or landandladies@gmail.com.

August 3 - October 31...Statewide.
Outdoor Alabama Photo Contest
will begin accepting entries August 3. All amateur photographers invited to enter. Categories include, but not limited to: Birds of a Feather, Bugs and Butterflies, Coastal Life, Cold-blooded Critters, Nature-Based Recreation, Watchable Wildlife, State Park Adventures, Advanced Amateur, and more. For more information contact Billy Pope at 1-800-242-3151 or billy.pope@dcnr.alabama.gov.

August 4-5...Online.
Upland Hardwood Silviculture and Management Webinar will be presented via Zoom Webinar. Topics include: Considerations for intentionally planting mixed stands, Natural hardwood regeneration, Artificial hardwood regeneration, Herbicides, Timber stand improvement practices, Crop tree release princles, Managing degraded stands, Improving wood quality, Prescribed fire, and more. Instructors: Dr. David Clabo, Dr. Stephen Peairs, and Dr. Wayne Clatterbuck. Interested participants must have an email address in order to view Zoom webinars. Fee: $285. Contact Ingvar Elle at (706) 583-0566 or ingvar@uga.edu.

August 6...Montgomery County 10 AM.
Board Meeting of Alabama Forever Wild Land Trust will meet at the Ed Teague Arena, 1555 Federal Drive, Montgomery. This meeting will provide an opportunity for any individual who would like to make comments concerning the program. The public is invited to attend this meeting and is urged to submit comments. If you wish to address the board you must arrive prior to 9:45 AM. For more information call (334) 242-3484. Editor's Note: Here are some questions you may consider asking yourself and others. Should the state provide recreational activity property? Is recreation a necessary service? Does the state need more public land to compete with recreational opportunities (many of which are already) provided by private forestland owners? Will more public land that doesn't pay taxes put pressure on private landowners to (eventually) pay more in taxes? Will higher taxes promote more or less forestland ownership? Is private forestland ownership or public forestland better for our state?

August 6...Online 12 PM Noon CT.
Getting Better GPS Accuracy webinar will discuss GPS receiver set-up, Best practices for capturing accurate points, Obstructions, Tools to make the job easier, and Using the GPS settings available to you to set up a custom experience. Call Juniper Systems at (435) 753-1881.

 CANCELLED  August 7-9...Baldwin County.
Southern Christmas Tree Association Annual Meeting will be held at The Lodge at Gulf State Park, 21196 East Beach Boulevard, Gulf Shores. The Sunday Farm Tour will be at Fish River Trees near Summerdale. Fee: $TBD. For more information call Michael Buchart at (225) 505-6335.

August 10...Online 12 PM Noon.
Alabama's Newest Tree Pest will be presented via Zoom Webinar. Attend to learn more about the identification and control of Hemlock Woolly Adelgid. Speaker: Dr. Beau Brodbeck, Auburn University. Web address: https://auburn.zoom.us/j/92633717191  Meeting ID: 926 3371 7191  Attend using a phone by calling (646) 876-9923. Contact Norm Haley at (256) 630-4248 or nvh0001@aces.edu.

 CANCELLED  August 10...Tuscaloosa County.
Alabama Certified Prescribed Burn Manager Re-certification Workshop has been cancelled. All certified burners’ expiration dates have been extended one year. For more info call Marti Davis at (334) 240-9332.

August 11...Online 12 Noon - 1 PM CT.
ForestHer: Managing for Wildlife will be presented via Zoom Webinar. This lunch and learn is for women that own forestland or are just interested in learning more about forestry in a relaxed, fun setting. Join during your lunch break. Pre-registration required. Contact Bence Carter at (334) 389-4055 or jbc0057@aces.edu.

August 11...Online 8 AM - 4 PM CT.
Timber Tax and IRS Reporting will be held via Zoom Meeting. Topics to include: Income tax implications of forest operations, Acquiring land, Calculating depletion allowance, Reporting timber sale income, Site prep expenses, and more. CFE hours available. Attendance limited. Fee: $25. Contact Robert Tufts at (334) 734-2120 or tuftsra@auburn.edu.

August 11...Online 6 PM.
Timber Tax Basis will be presented via Zoom. Topics will include: What is Basis, How to determine Basis at the time of initial acquisition, What changes occur to Basis over time, and What do I do if I don't know my timber Basis. Presenter: Dr. Shaun Tanger, Mississippi State University Extension. Use this link to join the meeting: https://msstateextension.zoom.us/j/95010231420  For more information contact Tim Ray at (228) 731-8567 or tim.ray@msstate.edu.

 CANCELLED  August 11-14...Tuscaloosa County.
Alabama Certified Prescribed Burn Manager Certification Course has been cancelled. All certified burners’ expiration dates have been extended one year. For more info call Marti Davis at (334) 240-9332.


AFOA EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM

August 12...Nationwide 10:00 AM to 10:15 AM (Central Time).
CAPITAL IDEAS -- LIVE!
News Conference for Forest Owners.

This 15 minute telephone/Internet conference will feature state & national experts, researchers & authors on breaking issues, current research, can't-miss educational events, books & publications, timber market update and more.
To listen live call AFOA to register at (205) 624-2225.
Listen on the web or download to listen on your device of choice: August 12, 2020 CI -- Live!  This will be a link once program is finished and available.
Click Here for Index to Past Conferences.

 

August 13...Online 9 - 11 AM CT.
Diversify Your Portfolio: Pine Management virtual workshop series will be presented via Zoom. Topics include: Diversify Your Portfolio, Shortleaf Pine Initiative, Shortleaf Pine Silvics, and Invasive Species Control. Registration required. Contact Joel Moon at (256) 595-0582 or jmoon@alaforestry.org.

August 13…Shiloh, Tennessee 5:30 PM.
Tennessee Forestry Association (TFA) Regional Meeting has been POSTPONED until October 22.


AFOA EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM

August 13
...Shelby County 6 - 8 PM.
Dinner and Discussion
at The Fish Market Restaurant, 5407 Highway 280, Hoover. No-host dinner at 6 PM. Then listen to a 15 minute program, and talk about the issues with other forest landowners. Remember 280 traffic at this time of day and plan accordingly. Limited seating. To attend, RSVP AFOA at (205) 624-2225 or rll@afoa.org.

 CANCELLED  August 15...Coffee County 8 AM - 2 PM.
Mourning Dove Biology and Management at the Coffee County Extension Office, 1055 East McKinnon Street, New Brockton. This workshop will educate landowners and hunters about the biology and life history of mourning doves. In addition, this workshop will discuss habitat preferences for mourning doves and how to effectively, and legally, plant and managing dove fields. To register contact the Coffee Extension Office at (334) 894-5596.

 CANCELLED  August 18...Covington County 6 - 8 PM.
Aquatic Weed Management at Covington County Extension Office, 23952 Alabama Highway 55, Andalusia. This workshop will focus on identifying and managing aquatic weeds in your recreational fish ponds. Participants are welcome to bring an aquatic weed for identification or water sample to be tested. To register call the Covington Extension at (334) 222-1125.

August 18...Online 7 - 9 PM CT.
Estate Planning for Landowners will be held via Zoom Meeting. Topic: Using business entities and trusts to hold land. Fee: $15. Contact Robert Tufts at (334) 734-2120 or tuftsra@auburn.edu.

August 20...Online 9 - 11 AM CT.
Diversify Your Portfolio: Pine Management virtual workshop series will be presented via Zoom. Topics include: Site Prep/Mid-Rotation Release Herbicides, Wildlife in Pine Plantations, Prescribed Fire, and Landowner Assistance. Registration required. Contact Joel Moon at (256) 595-0582 or jmoon@alaforestry.org.

August 20...Online 12 Noon - 1 PM CT.
Northern Bobwhites & Fire: A Perfect Match webinar will discuss the context of fire frequency, scale, and seasonality for bobwhite management and restoration. Presenter: James Martin, University of Georgia. For more information email the Southern Fire Exchange at contactus@southernfireexchange.org.

August 21-23...Jefferson County.
Annual World Deer Expo at Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex, 2100 Richard Arrington, Jr. Boulevard North, Birmingham. The expo will have hunting products, apparel, outfitters from all over the world, seminars, outdoor celebrities, kid’s activities, and more. Fee: $10; kids receive discounted admission. For more info call Channing Brown at (205) 678-4141.

 POSTPONED  August 25-26...Statesboro, Georgia.
Longleaf Pine Workshop  This workshop has been changed to a webinar. See September 22-23 below.

 CANCELLED  August 25-26...Online.
Optimal Management of Southern Pine Plantations Under Varying Economic Conditions will be presented via Zoom Webinar. Instructor: Dr. Barry Shiver. Fee: $345; $50 discount if paid by August 4. Contact Ingvar Elle at (706) 583-0566 or ingvar@uga.edu.

August 25-27...Fernandina Beach, Florida.
Florida Forestry Association (FFA) Annual Meeting Has been rescheduled for September 1-3.

 CANCELLED  August 26-28...Atlanta, Georgia.
International Woodworking Fair has been cancelled. Contact IWF at (404) 693-8333 or info@iwfatlanta.com.

 CANCELLED  August 29...Talladega County 8 AM - 5 PM.
Traditional Hunter Education Course at CMP Shooting Sports Range, 438 Turner Mill Road, Talladega. No fee. Instructor: Barry Hogan. Successfully completing an approved hunter education course is mandatory for all non-supervised Alabama hunting license buyers born on or after August 1, 1977. There are some exceptions. There are other courses being taught at various locations and dates as well as online only courses. Online registration opens July 30. For additional information contact Marisa Futral at 1-800-245-2740 or marisa.futral@dcnr.alabama.gov.

 

> September 2020

September 1...Online 7:30 PM CT.
Best Deer Season Ever Webinar Series is the first webinar in the series. The topic for this session is Food Plot Preparation and Planting. For more information call the Pickens County Extension Office at (205) 367-8148.

September 1-3...Fernandina Beach, Florida.
Florida Forestry Association (FFA) Annual Meeting at the Omni Amelia Island Resort, 39 Beach Lagoon Road. Fee: $575; $30 discount if paid by August 6. Call FFA at (850) 222-5646.

September 3-4...Fayette County.
Forestry Continuing Education at Bevill State Community College in Fayette. This program is for foresters. Topics include: Invasive Species, Wild Hog Control, BMP’s, Prescribed Burning, Timber Markets, and More. 10 CFE hours available. Fee: $225; lunch included both days. For more information call (205) 932-4335.

September 5...North/Central Alabama.
North Zone Dove Season Opens on Labor Day Weekend which is a week earlier than most people are accustomed to. The season’s first segment runs through October 25 with a second segment running November 21-29. The final segment is set for December 12 through January 10, 2021.

September 8...Online 7:45 AM - 3:45 PM CT.
Pine Genetics and Nursery Updates will be presented via Zoom Webinar. Individuals interested in reforestation of lands they manage or own are increasingly faced with more genetic options offered by nurseries that produce southern pine seedlings. Upon completion of this meeting, a forest landowner or land manager will be able to make more informed decisions when selecting and purchasing loblolly, slash, and longleaf pine seedlings for reforestation efforts. Fee: $150; $25 discount if paid by August 21. Contact Ingvar Elle at (706) 583-0566 or ingvar@uga.edu.

September 8...Russell County 12 Noon - 1 PM CT.
Don’t Guess Soil Test at 508 14th Street, Phenix City. Contact Jennifer Davidson at (334) 298-6845 or jenniferd@auburn.edu.

September 8...Online 12 Noon - 1 PM CT.
ForestHer: Forest Health will be presented via Zoom Webinar. This lunch and learn is for women that own forestland or are just interested in learning more about forestry in a relaxed, fun setting. Join during your lunch break. Pre-registration required. Contact Bence Carter at (334) 389-4055 or jbc0057@aces.edu.

 CANCELLED  September 9-11....Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Tennessee Forestry Association Annual Meeting has been cancelled. Contact Dana Howard at (615) 883-3832 or dhoward@tnforestry.com.

September 10...Covington County 6 - 8 PM.
Establishing and Managing Plantings for Wildlife at the Covington County Extension Office, 23952 Alabama Highway 55, Andalusia. This workshop will focus on management strategies and opportunities that landowners can use on their property when establishing wildlife plantings. To register call the Extension Office at (334) 222-1125.

September 13-15...Baldwin County.
Alabama Forestry Association Annual Meeting at the Perdido Beach Resort in Orange Beach. Fee: $495; $20 discount if paid by August 31. Contact Liz Chambers at (334) 481-2135 or lchambers@alaforestry.org.


AFOA Forestry Field Day

September 15...Houston County 9 AM.
The AFOA Forestry Field Day will meet at a location To-Be-Determined. Come meet with Holmes Hendrickson, Consulting Forester. Topic: Site prep for replanting: Ground versus aerial herbicide applications. Will include demonstration if conditions are favorable. RSVP to Jessica Nelson at (205) 624-2225 or jnelson@afoa.org.
 

September 15...Online 7:30 PM CT.
Best Deer Season Ever Webinar Series is the second webinar in the series. The topic for this session is Stands, Houses, Safety, and Ethical Decisions. For more information call the Pickens County Extension Office at (205) 367-8148.

September 15-17...Starkville, Mississippi. (dates are tentative)
Prescribed Burning Short Course at Hilton Garden Inn, 972 MS-12, Starkville. The course is open to the public and designed for anyone wishing to become a Certified Prescribed Burn Manager in Mississippi. Prescribed burning is one of the most efficient and cost-effective tools available to foresters and landowners in the Southeast for understory management, fuel reduction, site preparation, wildfire risk reduction, and wildlife habitat improvement. Fee: $250. Limited to 40 participants. Contact Allen Stroud at (769) 798-2597 or astroud@mfc.ms.gov.

September 16...Online 11 AM CT.
The Seedling Genetics and Soil Fertility webinar will be presented via Zoom. This webinar will cover the important aspects of choosing the appropriate genetics for your long-term forestland investment. Appropriate site prep, fertilization, timing, and density all play critical roles in ensuring the success of a new plantation. If you need assistance connecting to the webinar email contact@sref.info.

September 16, 17, 23, & 24...Online 3 - 4:30 PM.
Preparing for Generation NEXT Workshop will be presented via Zoom. The workshop covers nine steps to successful legacy planning. Some of these steps include: Commit to beginning the planning, Determine your family assets, Write down long-term goals, Hold a family meeting, Gather essential documents, and more. Fee: $40/family. Contact Jennifer Gagnon at (540) 231-6391.

September 17...Online 8 AM - 4 PM CT.
Timber Tax and IRS Reporting will be held via Zoom Meeting. Topics to include: Income tax implications of forest operations, Acquiring land, Calculating depletion allowance, Reporting timber sale income, Site prep expenses, and more. CFE hours available. Attendance limited. Fee: $25. Contact Robert Tufts at (334) 734-2120 or tuftsra@auburn.edu.

September 18...Online 11:30 AM - 5 PM CT.
Conservation Easements: Legal, Appraisal, Accounting, and Ethical Issues will be presented via Zoom. This seminar will address current legal and valuation issues associated with appraising Conservation Easements. Fee: $125. Contact Pamela Paulk at (205) 835-0808 or pampaulk@aialabama.com. Editor’s Note: Be especially wary when signing away your property rights.

September 22-23...Jamestown, Kentucky.
Kentucky Woodland Owners Association (KWOA) Annual Meeting at the Lake Cumberland State Resort Park. Fee: $70. Contact the KWOA at (606) 782-1317 or info@kwoa.net.

September 22-23...Online. This workshop was originally in Statesboro, Georgia.
Longleaf Pine Webinar will be presented via Zoom Webinar. Instructors: Dr. David Dickens and Dr. David Clabo. Fee: $300; $50 discount if paid by September 1. Contact Ingvar Elle at (706) 583-0566 or ingvar@uga.edu.

September 24...Conecuh County 9 AM - 4 PM.
The Natural Shift: Converting from Loblolly to Longleaf Over Time at Reid State Technical College Library, 100 Highway 83, Evergreen. This workshop will cover methods and best practices when converting to longleaf while maintaining a pine overstory and a groundcover restoration demonstration. Fee: $20. Contact Ryan Mitchell at (251) 937-7176 or jrm0023@auburn.edu.

September 28-29...Conecuh County.
ForestHer Basics: A Workshop for Women Who Love the Land at Saloom Properties LLC, 2835 Booker Mill Road, Evergreen. This workshop will cover: Forestry terms, Reading maps, Forest soils, Basic tree identification, The importance of forest inventories, Management plans, and more all in a relaxed, fun setting. Fee: $65. Contact Becky Barlow at (334) 329-0554 or becky.barlow@auburn.edu.

September 29...Online 7:30 PM CT.
Best Deer Season Ever Webinar Series is the third webinar in the series. The topic for this session is Habitat and Deer Management. For more information call the Pickens County Extension Office at (205) 367-8148.

 

> October 2020

October 1...Athens, Georgia 8:30 AM - 4 PM ET.
Intro to Forestry (For Ladies) at Flinchum's Phoenix, 605 Phoenix Road. This workshop is the first in a 3 part series. Topics include: Intro to land management, Harvesting 101, Reforestation, Survey Activity, Consultant roundtable, and more. Fee: $25. For more information contact Danielle Atkins at (706) 631-4440 or landandladies@gmail.com.

October 3...Dover, Tennessee.
Healthy Hardwoods Field Day at Stewart State Forest. More details to come. Contact Dana Howard at (615) 883-3832 or dhoward@tnforestry.com.

 CANCELLED  October 6...Geneva County 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM.
ForestHer Thinning  Call the Geneva County Extension Office at (334) 684-2484.

October 6...Online 12 Noon - 1 PM CT.
ForestHer: Timber Products will be presented via Zoom Webinar. This lunch and learn is for women that own forestland or are just interested in learning more about forestry in a relaxed, fun setting. Join during your lunch break. Pre-registration required. Contact Bence Carter at (334) 389-4055 or jbc0057@aces.edu.

October 7-8...Athens, Georgia.
Forestry for Non-Foresters at Flinchum’s Phoenix, Whitehall Forest, 650 Phoenix Road. “This course will be especially useful for landowners and those who work with foresters and the forest industry such as forestry agencies, associations, forestry investment firms, real estate investment trusts and banking institutions with forest investments.” Fee: $345; $50 discount if paid by September 15. Contact Ingvar Elle at (706) 583-0566 or ingvar@uga.edu.  See the leaders of this course give a teaser presentation at the 2016 AFOA Annual Meeting.


AFOA Forestry Field Day

October 10...Choctaw County 9:30 AM.
The Forestry Field Day will meet at a location To-be-Determined. Come meet with Stephen Butler, Consulting Forester. Topic: Pine reforestation and the benefits of thinning pine plantations. RSVP to Jessica Nelson at (205) 624-2225 or jnelson@afoa.org.
 

October 13…Burns, Tennessee 5:30 PM.
Tennessee Forestry Association (TFA) Regional Meeting at Montgomery Bell State Park Lodge. Topic: Forestry by the Numbers - The Importance of our Industry & Landowners. Presenter: Rachel Greene, Forest Data and Analysis Unit Leader. Fee: $20. Contact Dana Howard at (615) 883-3832 or dhoward@tnforestry.com.

October 13...Online 7:30 PM CT.
Best Deer Season Ever Webinar Series is the fourth webinar in the series. The topic for this session is Rules, Regulations, and Chronic Wasting Disease. For more information call the Pickens County Extension Office at (205) 367-8148.


AFOA EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM

October 14...Nationwide 10:00 AM to 10:15 AM (Central Time).
CAPITAL IDEAS -- LIVE!
News Conference for Forest Owners.

This 15 minute telephone/Internet conference will feature state & national experts, researchers & authors on breaking issues, current research, can't-miss educational events, books & publications, timber market update and more.
To listen live call AFOA to register at (205) 624-2225.
Listen on the web or download to listen on your device of choice: October 14, 2020 CI -- Live!  This will be a link once program is finished and available.
Click Here for Index to Past Conferences.

 

October 14-15...Shelby County.
Alabama Landowners Conference at the Alabama 4-H Center, 892 4-H Road, Columbiana. Awards presented: Tree Farm, Helene Mosley Memorial, W. Kelly Mosely, and others. Fee: $TBD. Contact William Green at (334) 612-5235 or wmgreen@alfafarmers.org.

October 16...Barbour County 9 AM - 2 PM.
Forestry Alternative Income Opportunities at Barbour County Extension Office, 525 School Street, Eufaula. Topics will include Pine straw and Hunting lease opportunities as well as a field demonstration of a pine straw operation. To register, call the County Extension Office at (334) 687-5688.

October 20-23...Online.
Biennial Longleaf Conference will now be held as a virtual conference. Fee: $TBD. For more information email Sarah Crate at sarah@longleafalliance.org.

October 21...Athens, Georgia 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM ET.
Nuisance Wildlife Damage Prevention and Control at Flinchum’s Phoenix, 650 Phoenix Road. Instructor: Dr. Michael Mengak. Fee: $215; $50 discount if paid by September 30. Contact Ingvar Elle at (706) 583-0566 or ingvar@uga.edu.

October 20-21...Russell County.
ForestHer Basics at Blessed Trinity Shrine Retreat Center, 107 Holy Trinity Road, Fort Mitchell. ForestHer is for women that own forestland or are just interested in learning more about forestry in a relaxed, fun setting. Topics include: How to read maps, Forest soils, Basic Tree ID, Importance of forest inventories, What a management plan is, and Professional services. Fee: $100; lodging included or $65 without. Contact Becky Barlow at (334) 844-1019 or becky.barlow@auburn.edu.

October 22…Shiloh, Tennessee 5:30 PM.
Tennessee Forestry Association (TFA) Regional Meeting at Hagy’s Catfish Hotel, 1140 Catfish Lane. Topic: Controlling Kudzu. Presenter: Richard Sanderson, TDF West District Forester. Fee: $25; All you can eat dinner included. Contact Dana Howard at (615) 883-3832 or dhoward@tnforestry.com.

October 22...Henry County 5:30 - 8 PM.
Wild Pig Management at the Wiregrass Research and Extension Center, 167 East Alabama Highway 134, Headland. This seminar will concentrate on wild pig history, biology and ecology in Alabama. It will also provide participants with an overview of wild pig control methods and trapping of wild pigs, as well as demonstrations of discussed techniques. To register, call the Wiregrass Center at (334) 693-3800.

October 27...Online 7:30 PM CT.
Best Deer Season Ever Webinar Series is the fifth and final webinar in the series. The topic for this session is Processing and Preparation. For more information call the Pickens County Extension Office at (205) 367-8148

 

> November 2020

November 3...Online 12 Noon - 1 PM CT.
ForestHer: Prescribed Fire will be presented via Zoom Webinar. This lunch and learn is for women that own forestland or are just interested in learning more about forestry in a relaxed, fun setting. Join during your lunch break. Pre-registration required. Contact Bence Carter at (334) 389-4055 or jbc0057@aces.edu.

November 4-5...Athens, Georgia 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM ET.
Healthy Forests: Managing for Bugs, Wildlife, and Big Trees at Flinchum’s Phoenix, 650 Phoenix Road. Instructors: Dr. Elizabeth McCarty and Dr. Michel Kohl. Fee: $345; $50 discount if paid by October 14. Contact Ingvar Elle at (706) 583-0566 or ingvar@uga.edu.

November 6...Land O’ Lakes, Florida 9 AM - 2 PM ET.
Land Steward Tour at the property of Jake English. Learn more about longleaf pine forest management, enhancing wildlife habitat, tree planting, Best Management Practices (BMPs), preparing for the next hurricane, and more. Fee: $TBD. For more information contact Chris Demers at (352) 846-2375 or cdemers@ufl.edu.

November 7...Baldwin County.
Annual Stockton Sawmill Days at Bicentennial Park, Stockton. Witness log-rolling, pole climbing, cross-cut sawing, boom walking, and other activities performed by professional lumberjacks. Other items of interest: portable sawmill operating basket making, syrup making, and much more. Bring a lawn chair. Fee: $10; children under 12 free. Contact Stockton Sawmill Days organizers at stocktonsawmilldays@gmail.com.

November 19...Tifton, Georgia.
Timber Taxation Workshop at the Tift County Extension Office Auditorium, 1468 Carpenter Road South. Instructor: Dr. Yanshu Li. Six CFE hours available. Fee: $215; $50 discount if paid by October 29. Contact Ingvar Elle at (706) 583-0566 or ingvar@uga.edu.

November 24...Athens, Georgia 7:30 AM - 5:15 PM.
Understanding the Role of BMPs at Flinchums Phoenix, 650 Phoenix Road. This course will be presented via Zoom Webinar if circumstances don’t allow the course to proceed in person. Instructors: Dr. Puneet Dwivedi and Dr. Jay Shelton. CFE credits available. Fee: $215; $50 discount if paid by November 3. Contact Ingvar Elle at (706) 583-0566 or ingvar@uga.edu.

 

>December 2020

December 1...Online 12 Noon - 1 PM CT.
ForestHer: Map Reading will be presented via Zoom Webinar. This lunch and learn is for women that own forestland or are just interested in learning more about forestry in a relaxed, fun setting. Join during your lunch break. Pre-registration required. Contact Bence Carter at (334) 389-4055 or jbc0057@aces.edu.

December 8-9...Athens, Georgia.
Forest Appraisal at Flinchum’s Phoenix, 650 Phoenix Road. More details to come. Instructor: Morgan Mellette. Fee: $345; $50 discount if paid by December 7. Contact Ingvar Elle at (706) 583-0566 or ingvar@uga.edu.

 

> February 2021

February 24-26...Amelia Island, Florida.
Timberland Investment Conference at The Ritz-Carlton, 4750 Amelia Island Parkway. Fee: $TBD. Contact Bob Izlar at (706) 542-6819 or bizlar@uga.edu.

 

> August 2022

August 23-26...Atlanta, Georgia.
International Woodworking Fair (IWF) at the Georgia World Congress Center. The IWF is one of the top woodworking trade shows for furniture manufacturing, architectural woodwork, and custom and general woodworking industries. Fee: $TBD. Contact IWF at (404) 693-8333 or info@iwfatlanta.com.

 

> October 2022

October 20-23...Wilmington, North Carolina.
Biennial Longleaf Conference in Wilmington. Save the date! Fee: $TBD. For more information email Sarah Crate at sarah@longleafalliance.org.


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