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. Tree Farmer Alert

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

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Wildfire crews noce erratic blazes in beetle-infested forests

Drastic changes in wildfire behavior have been reported by fire crews working in infested areas, FireSafe Montana's Everett "Sonny" Stiger said Tuesday.



National Walk in the Woods Day

Saturday, May 21st is National Walk in the Woods Day, coordinated by the American Forest Foundation. We invite you to share this day with others. Consider helping youth and adults alike to discover a forest and learn about its importance by participating in, or leading, a “walk in the woods.”
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Come and take a
Walk In the Woods

-Celebrate the International Year of Forests with Colorado State Forest Service and Colorado Tree Farmers

-Learn about our forest resources and how we can manage them sustainably

-See what can be done to help our forests fight insects and disease

Where: Ben Delatour Scout Ranch

When: May 21st, 10:00 a.m. till noon

To register please contact jamie.dahl@colostate.edu by May 19th.



Please send your questions regarding any forest management related issues to stumpmaker@gmail.com We'll find an answer for you.

Join Us if you would like to go on our tours, question our experts, or share information on forest ecology and forest management with our members


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.