Getting to Know Your Land

Event Date
ForestHer Workshops 2019

Women landowners and natural resource professionals interested in learning about private land management and conservation are invited to attend a workshop on "Getting to Know Your Land." These workshops are the first in a series of six quarterly events offered by ForestHer NC, a new initiative that seeks to engage women in woodland stewardship.

Topics for the first workshops include:

•  North Carolina's forest ecosystems

•  Identifying the types of forest you own

•  Forest management planning

•  Defining a vision for your land

•  Using aerial photographs and county tax data

•  Understanding your woodland's role in the larger landscape

•  Finding resources in your community to help you manage your land

Pre-registration is required. Lunch and continuing education credits provided (CFE, EE, & TWS). 

Register now for one of three regional events in Pittsboro on Aug. 8Kinston on Aug 22, and Morganton on Aug 29. Workshops will take place from 9:30a-3:00p. To register by mail, contact us at [email protected] or 919-917-8646.

While these workshops are designed for women, all are welcome to attend.