Apple Tree Pruning — Dave Wilcox (webinar)

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Apple Tree Pruning — Dave Wilcox (webinar)

Dave Wilcox, Tree Farmer and forester with VT Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation, hosted a webinar on Apple Tree pruning and maintenance. Click this link to view the recording of the Zoom webinar from April 12, 2020, which was sponsored by the Vermont Woodlands Association, the Vermont Tree Farm Committee, and VT FPR.

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Legacy Planning — Mary Sisock (webinar)

Private landowners hope land will stay in the family into the future but have not made suitable plans for that to happen. Dr. Mary Sisock, an expert on land legacy planning, presented planning strategies and information on programs and resources for landowners. Click this link for the recording of the Zoom conference presented on April

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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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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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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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