July 8, 2009

State of Alabama
Press Release: Forestry Commission, Alabama

2009 Regional Forestry Events and Field Days

The Alabama Natural Resources Council (ANRC) is sponsoring three Regional Forestry Events and Field Days for 2009.

These events are being planned by multiple agencies and partners including State and county personnel, the Alabama Forests Forever Foundation, the Alabama State Tree Farm Committee, county forest planning committees.  Everyone is invited.

Expert speakers in the field of forest resource management will be on hand to address various topics of interest. See how to manage Alabama's forest for multiple uses.  Meet leaders of natural resource agencies. 

Each field day will include a tour of a certified TREASURE Forest and/or Tree Farm.

The Helene Mosley Memorial TREASURE Forest Awards will be presented, as well as the Outstanding County Forestry Planning Committees.

Dates and Locations

  • North - October 8 - Near Jones Chapel in Cullman County
    To register contact Jackson County Extension System Office - 256-574-2143 before October 2
     
  • Central - October 8 - Near Autaugaville in Autauga County
    To register contact Autauga County Extension System Office - 334-361-7273 before October 2
     
  • South - October 22 - Near Greeneville in Butler County
    To register contact: Crenshaw County Extension System Office – 334-335-6312 before October 16

Please consider inviting a colleague from another agency in your county to attend with you. This will be a great way to gain new ideas and see what other county forestry planning committees are doing to promote forestry.

For more information contact your local Alabama Forestry Commission office.

http://www.forestry.alabama.gov/PDFs/2009FieldDayFlyer.pdf

 



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