2013 Greenways and Trails Summit
Sep 15, 2013 – Sep 17, 2013
12th Annual Pennsylvania Land Conservation Conference
May 1, 2014 – May 3, 2014
Trout Run, PA
Sep 27, 2012 – Sep 30, 2012
The Delaware Highlands Conservancy and Penn State Forestry Extension are proud to announce the 2nd annual Women and Their Educational Training and Retreat.
When and Where: The event will be held September 27-30, 2012 at Camp Susque, Trout Run, Lycoming County, PA.
How to apply: The cost to attend is $130 and includes all meals, lodging, and educational materials. Space is limited and attendees will chosen based upon completion of the attached application also available online at http://extension.psu.edu/womenandtheirwoods. Applications are due by August 1 and selected attendees will be notified by September 1.
Who should attend?Women forestland owners, land managers, and those interested in learning more about caring for forestland. Join the 2012 class of women landowners from Pennsylvania and the surrounding region for a four-day workshop full of exciting educational programs and field trips.
Workshop topics: Forest ecology, forest plant identification, silviculture, hydrology, forest wildlife, working with professionals, skill sharing, peer networks, and field trips to nearby forest management sites.
For more information about the Women and Their Woods program, please see the attached brochure and 2011 Retreat story. Feel free to call or email me with additional questions. Thank you for helping to spread the word about the Women and Their Woods program and the upcoming event.
Also, please check out the new website WomenOwningWoodlands.net for more information related to current forest management across the country.
Submitted by Nicole Faraguna