Working Woodlands Workshops

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Sustainable Forestry discussion
Informative, hands-on and exciting workshops for the woodland enthusiast. Working Woodlands Workshops are held throughout the year at Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical park. Come learn from forestry professionals, scientists, landowners and inspiring community members. Explore diverse topics ranging from tree identification, low-impact harvesting, sawmilling, Timber Stand Improvement, animal tracking, trail maintenance, invasive plant control and so much more. Learn techniques and knowledge to help you understand, manage, conserve and experience woodlands. Our winter workshops are co-sponsored by Vermont Coverts and the Vermont Woodlands Association.

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Indigo Bunting
Indigo Bunting

Early Birds
Working Woodlands Workshop
Saturday April 29, 2017 9-11am

Join the park's ecologist and naturalist on this moderate 1.5 mile hike to look and listen for birds. This program will be part of the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller NHP BioBlitz, so we will record our observations and submit them to eBird and iNaturalist. This workshop is co-sponsored by Vermont Coverts and Vermont Woodlands Association.

Location – Forest Center, Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park, Woodstock, VT. Parking is available in the Billings Farm & Museum overflow lot, located on Old River Road.
Fee – Free
Reservations – No reservations necessary
Contact – To learn more visit http://www.nps.gov/mabi/index.htm call (802) 457-3368 x 222 or email e-mail us
 
Trillium
Trillium

Spring Wildflowers
Working Woodlands Workshop
Saturday, May 27, 2017 9am–11pm


Location: Meet at the Forest Center. Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park,Woodstock, VT. Parking is available at the Billings Farm & Museum parking lot.
Fee: Free
Reservations: None required
Contact: Christine_Frohloff@partner.nps.gov or call 802-457-3368 x222
Experience the beauty of Vermont's spring wildflowers.
This walking tour will introduce you to trilliums, trout lilies, spring beauties and other forest flowers that bloom for just a short time in spring. Moderate 1.5 mile hike. This workshop is part of the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller BioBlitz and we will use iNaturalist to document our sightings. This workshop is co-sponsored by Vermont Coverts and Vermont Woodlands Association.

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Mailing Address:

54 Elm Street
Woodstock , VT 05091

Phone:

(802) 457-3368 x222

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