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Forestry for the Birds

  • Somerset County Cooperative Extension 7 County Dr. Skowhegan, ME 04976 (map)

Woodland management with the birds in mind!

The Forestry for Maine Birds (FFMB) approach integrates bird conservation into forest management and planning. You will learn how to:

* Improve habitat for priority forest birds and a variety of other wildlife species

* Take care of your woodland

* Work with other forest management goals

* Enhance the value and enjoyment of Maine woodlands for many generations to come

Our instructors will be Amanda Mahaffey, Northeast Region Director of the Forest Stewards Guild and Sally Stockwell, Director of Conservation at Maine Audubon. This workshop has been approved for 2.5 Category 1 CFE credits.

Co-hosted by Somerset County SWCD and Piscataquis County SWCD in partnership with Forest Stewards Guild, Maine Audubon, Maine Forest Service and Maine Woodland Owners - Upper Kennebec Valley Chapter

Advanced registration is required as space is limited. To register or for more information, contact Jennifer Brockway at 207-679-7306 or somersetswcd.outreach@gmail.com.

Earlier Event: May 22
Mapping Workshop for Woodland Owners