Coffee with Joanne Garton of the Urban and Community Forestry Program (webinar)

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Coffee with Joanne Garton of the Urban and Community Forestry Program (webinar)

Join Vermont Coverts and Vermont Woodlands Association for an informal discussion over coffee with Joanne Garton, the Technical Assistance Coordinator with the Urban and Community Forestry Program.  Joanne explained what the Urban and Community Forestry Program is and addressed questions about trees and roads, public tree inventory and management as well as community preparedness for

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Coffee with a Watershed Forester – Dave Wilcox (webinar)

Join Vermont Coverts and Vermont Woodlands Association for an informal discussion over coffee with a Watershed Forester, Dave Wilcox. The Watershed Forester provides technical training and information to land managers and the forest products industry related to protecting water quality during logging, as well as administering the Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation’s AMP (Acceptable

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Coffee with a Forest Specialist – Kathy Decker (webinar)

Kathy Decker, Forestry Protection Specialist with the Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation, answered questions from landowners about forest pests, diseases, and invasive plants. She talked about efforts to monitor gypsy moths, hemlock woolly adelgid, and other pests, and she discussed the state’s efforts to monitor and control emerald ash borer, among other topics.

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Ecological Forestry at the Andrews Community Forest

July 23, 2020 7-8 PM Join Ethan Tapper, the Chittenden County Forester, and the Richmond Town Forest Committee for a virtual presentation on “ecological forestry,” focusing on an upcoming forest management project at the Andrews Community Forest in Richmond. The Andrews Community Forest (ACF) is one of Vermont’s newest Town Forests, acquired by the Town

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Trees in Trouble – Cary Science Conversation

A conversation on the forest pest problem and actions we can take to protect our trees. About this Event Join us for a virtual Cary Science Conversation featuring forest ecologist Gary Lovett. Gain insight into the forest pest problem, hear updates on the newest threats, and discover policy actions we can take to protect our

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Managing Emerald Ash Borer and Climate Change

This webinar was #8 in the Forest Adaptation Webinar Series, which is hosted by the Northern Institute of Applied Climate Science and the Forest Stewards Guild. Presenters included Tony D’Amato, University of Vermont; Alexandra Kosiba and Nancy Patch, Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation; and Pieter van Loon, Vermont Land Trust. Facilitated by Amanda

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Coffee with a Consulting Forester – Alan Calfee (webinar)

Join Vermont Coverts and Vermont Woodlands Association for an informal discussion over coffee with Consulting Forester, Alan Calfee. Alan, a licensed forester, is the principle forester at Calfee Woodland Management. He is also a woodland owner and conservationist. He loves working with landowners and helping them to achieve their woodland goals. Join us to learn

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Coffee with the Commissioner (webinar)

Join Vermont Coverts and Vermont Woodlands Association for an informal discussion over coffee with Michael Snyder, the Commissioner of the Vermont Department of Forest, Parks and Recreation. Michael, author of Woods Whys, has much knowledge and insight into our Vermont Forests. Click here for a link to the recording of the Zoom conference that happened

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Old Growth Forests (webinar)

Chittenden County Forester Ethan Tapper and Sue Morse from Keeping Track talked about old growth forests. They discussed the history of Vermont’s forests, what it means to be an old growth forest, why they’re important, and how wildlife use them. They answered questions related to management of old growth and younger forests. Click here to

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