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. Tree Farmer Alert

Friday, April 22, 2011

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“Managing Forests for Resiliency in a Climate of Change”

The San Juan Chapter of the Society of American Foresters (SAF) extends an invitation to this year’s Annual meeting in Durango, Colorado May 13th & 14th.  

 “Managing Forests for Resiliency in a Climate of Change” is this year’s theme and includes a day of presentations as well as a field trip to the Chimney Rock Archeological Area. 

A reduced registration fee of $30 is available to encourage attendance by the general public and a $20 registration fee ($30 for couples) is available for those who wish to participate in the field tour (includes lunch).  A registration form, draft agenda and field trip flyer are attached.

For questions contact Dan Wand – Colorado State Forest Service, Durango District @970-247-5250 or danwand@lamar.colostate.edu.


Tree Planting Workshop

Tree Farmer Don McDavid will conduct a Tree Planting & Care workshop in Grand County Winter Park Municipal Building Saturday, May 21, 2011 9:00-11:00am


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Landowners who attend one of our tours in 2010 will receive the Colorado Tree Farmer's forest management manual, "Saving Your Forest". Currently certified Tree Farmers can get a manual by bringing a neighbor or friend to one of our tours.