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Forest Stewardship Coached Planning - 2018 Carnation
Sno-Valley Senior Center
Carnation, WA
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Forest Stewardship Coached Planning - 2018 Carnation
Your Land. Your Trees. Your Goals.

Natural beauty, wildlife, ecosystem health, harvest income, family ties, privacy, and peace and quiet are some of the many reasons people value their forestland. Whatever your values are, this comprehensive university-based forestry class will help you get the most out of the land you love. Whether you have just a few wooded acres or a larger forest tract, if you have trees on your property, this class is for you.

Topics covered include:

How do you know if your trees are healthy? What should you do if they aren't?
Are characteristics of your property attracting or repelling the wildlife you enjoy? What can you do if wildlife cause damage?
Are there certain trees you should always keep or remove? How do you cut trees without damaging your land?
What types of trees do you have? Does your forest look like a "mess"?
How ado you know if your trees need to be thinned, and how do you go about it?
How do you identify and mitigate fire risks?
Are invasive and noxious weeds taking over your underbrush? What are the risks and what can you do about it?
What kind of soil do you have and how does that affect what grows?

Save money, too!

As part of this class we will "coach" you in the writing of your own simple forestry plan that may qualify you for property tax reductions or conservation cost-share grants.


   Class Sessions 6:30-9:30 PM Wednesday Evenings*
   September 5 - October 24, 2018
   Saturday Field Trip October 13th
   *except for first night (9/5) when class will start at 6:00


Wednesday evening sessions will be held in the Great Conference Room at the Sno-Valley Senior Center, 4610 Stephens Ave, Carnation, WA 98014.

What's Included:

Eight evening class sessions taught by the state's recognized experts
A Saturday field trip
A digital library of reference materials and how-to guides
A copy of the book Native Trees of Western Washington
A consultation site visit to your property from a state or county service forester
A tree measuring tool

With thanks to our partners

This program is an educational partnership between Washington State University Extension Forestry, the Washington Department of Natural Resources Small Forest Landowner Office, and the King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks. This Program is made possible in part by funding from King County.

All Are Welcome

Extension programs and employment are available to all without discrimination. Evidence of noncompliance may be reported through your local Extension office. Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disabilities and special needs who contact Kelsey Ketcheson at 206-263-1128 or kelsey.ketcheson@wsu.edu at least two weeks prior to the event.

Cancellation refunds allowed before 8/18/18


Sno-Valley Senior Center (View)
4610 Stephens Avenue
Carnation, WA 98014
United States


Education > Workshops

Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!


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