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The Art and Science of Forestry

August 22: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us to learn more about the fascinating world of forestry, and how you can use forestry to improve even the smallest home lot.

The Art and Science of Forestry
Thursday, August 22nd
6:00pm
Pigeon River Country Discovery Center
9984 Twin Lakes Road
Vanderbilt, Michigan 49795

Please RSVP here by August 20, 2019

Forestry is more than just cutting down trees. It’s a science that allows our society to continue to use wood in our daily lives. It’s also an art, that allows us to create habitat for wildlife and aesthetically pleasing landscapes on our homesteads.

We will meet at the Discovery Center at 6:00pm for a brief introduction before departing for a tour that will explore different forest landscapes and approaches to stewardship that support wildlife and forest health. The tour and discussion will run from 6:15pm to 8:30pm with time to share resources and answer closing questions from 8:30pm to 9:00pm. 

We will provide water, please bring a refillable water bottle and wear clothes that are appropriate for walking in the woods. 

Presented by Huron Pines, Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Michigan State University Extension.Funding for this event was provided in part by the Michigan DNR Wildlife Habitat Grant and The Great Lakes Fishery Trust. 

Details

Date:
August 22
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Venue

Pigeon River Country Discovery Center
9984 Twin Lakes Road
Vanderbilt, MI 49795
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