Animals of the North

VWA Events Archive - Vermont Woodlands Association

Animals of the North

Join Susan C. Morse, Keeping Track, for this amazing presentation. Sue’s travels around the globe and her amazing photography are sure to captivate. This program is designed to educate audiences about ways in which northern wildlife species are already being affected by climate change, with more serious challenges ahead.  Canada lynx, moose, American marten, caribou,

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2020 VWA Annual Meeting

Please note: Due to the outbreak of COVID-19 and the State of Emergency in Vermont and across the country, the VWA Annual meeting for April 4th will be postponed to a later date. We are currently assessing our options and working on revising our agenda. The new agenda will include a tribute to Put Blodgett,

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Vermont Coverts Woodlands for Wildlife Cooperator Training

May 8-10 at Common Ground Center, Starksboro Join VT Coverts for our Woodlands for Wildlife Cooperator Training.  This weekend retreat provides an opportunity for those who care about woodlands and wildlife to learn about the resources available to help them define and reach their land management goals.  It will allow you to connect with resource professionals, landowners

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Training: Hemlock Wooly Adelgid Monitoring Workshop

Saturday, February 29th, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm, Holley Hall, 1 South Street, Bristol VT Hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA) is a destructive invasive insect that has already been detected on hemlock trees in southern Vermont. Learn to monitor and slow the spread of this invasive insect, with Jim Esden, State Protection Forester, and Caitlin Cusack,

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Training: How to Conduct an Ash Tree Inventory for your Town using Collector ArcGIS

Saturday, February 8, 2020 – 10:15am to 12:45pm Rockingham Free Library Conducting an ash tree inventory is the first step for municipalities to determine how they will manage the trees in their public right-of-ways. This hands-on workshop with Joanne Garton, Technical Assistance Coordinator, VT Urban and Community Forestry Program, will train participants to conduct a community ash tree

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Public Information Meetings: Logger Safety & Workers Comp Insurance Program

In 2019, the Scott Administration, with support from the Vermont legislature, announced the launch of a new program, designed to reduce the number of injuries and workers’ compensation insurance claims on logging operations through the delivery of modernized safety training; adding the availability of loss prevention consultations on logging operations; increasing the number of properly

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2020 Vermont Farm Show

Come visit VWA at this year’s Vermont Farm Show at Champlain Valley Fairgrounds, Essex, VT! Get access to the most innovative companies doing business on behalf of agriculturists, spend the day visiting vendors and attending organizational meetings, and visit contest displays where you can see award winning examples of Vermont’s best maple syrup, Christmas trees,

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Walk in the Woods: Tracks & Trees

Join Lynn Levine on Saturday, February 22 (bad weather day is Sunday, February 23), from 1-4 PM for a workshop in Dummerston on a 200-acre deeryard. Participants will learn to think like the animals they are tracking and connect with the forested landscape. Also, Lynn will give tips on identifying trees in the winter. Participants

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