October 14, 2014

State of Alabama
Press Release: Forestry Commission, Alabama

Forestry Tour, Bearden Family Trust

Forestry Tour, Bearden Family Trust
Sponsored by Chilton County Forestry Planning Committee

Friday, October 24, 2014
9:30 am—Noon

Tour participants will meet at 9:30 am at the Maplesville City Park Walking Trail/Birding Trail on Shanks Drive  (GPS: N32⁰ 46.717’W086⁰ 52.926’) and the group will depart in personal vehicles at  9:30 “sharp”. The tour site is located off Highway 22 near the Dallas-Chilton County line. The tour will be held rain or shine, so dress appropriately.  Walking required, but parking will be available close to the site. 

The program is free, but please call (205) 280-6268 to register.

Lunch on your own in Maplesville at the conclusion of the tour.

Topics:
-
Longleaf Pine and Loblolly Pine  Management
- Firebreaks with Water Bars and Water Turnouts
- Native Grasses for Wildlife Management
- Food Plot Maintenance

Presentations by:
Brian Smith,  Alabama Forestry Commission
Josh Elmore, Alabama Cooperative Extension System

2 CFE points available

Registration Form



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