Forest Landowner Conference
When: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019 (8:00 AM - 3:45 PM)
Where: Clarion University Grunenwald Science and Techology Center
80 Greenville Ave.
Clarion, Pennsylvania 16214
registration deadline: February 1, 2019
The Forest Landowner Conference is an all-day conference designed to help forest landowners understand some of the management options that are available to them. The knowledge gained from this conference will prepare participants to make sustainable management decisions for their forestland so a healthy and diverse forest will remain for many years to come.
08:00 am Registration
08:45 am Welcome and Introduction
09:00 am Keynote: Pennsylvania’s Forests & Forestry
09:50 am Break
Breakout Session 1
10:10 am Invasive Plant ID and Management
10:10 am Native Deer-Proof Landscaping
Breakout Session 2
11:05 am Proper Tree Selection & a Holistic Approach to Habitat
11:05 am Improving Wildlife Habitat in Your Backyard
12:00 pm Lunch (provided)
Breakout Session 3
01:15 pm Plant and Maintain Healthy Landscape Trees
01:15 pm Spotted Lanternfly & Spotted Wing Drosphila
02:15 pm Break
Breakout Session 4
02:30 pm Appreciating Wildflowers
02:30 pm Deer Impacts on the Forest Health
03:30 pm Wrap-Up, Evaluations, Door Prizes - Safe Trip Home!
Frequently Asked Questions
Michael Jacobson, Ph.D.