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“Identifying Trees in Winter” Offered on November 8 at the Vinton Furnace State Forest

October 24, 2013


Fall is in the air, and many of the trees in Southeastern Ohio have already shed their leaves.  This makes tree identification more difficult, but there are still many clues that you can use to identify trees in their leafless state. “Identifying Trees in Winter”, an educational program designed to provide you with the knowledge […]

Enhancing Food Production for Woodland Wildlife on October 11th

September 27, 2013


Southeastern Ohio is blessed with an abundance of wildlife species from wild turkey and white-tailed deer to bobcats and Cerulean warblers. Many of Ohio’s woodland owners list wildlife as a key reason for owning their properties. “Enhancing Food Production for Woodland Wildlife”, an educational program designed to provide woodland owners with the knowledge to improve […]

Forestry Field Day in Morgan County – October 18

September 25, 2013


Featuring: Demonstrations by Stine Horse Logging (AM)/Portable Sawmill (PM). Conditions permitting  Discussions and demonstrations focusing on identifying and treating invasive plants Woodland management walk Presentation on White-Nose Syndrome in bats Displays and presentations on invasive insects and diseases threatening Ohio’s forests: HWA, TCD, ALB and EAB Discussion on early detection of and rapid response to […]

“The Basics of Oak Regeneration” program offered to woodland owners in SE Ohio at the Vinton Furnace State Forest on Friday, August 9.

July 19, 2013


An educational program “The Basics of Oak Regeneration” will be offered on August 9 at the Vinton Furnace State Forest, near McArthur from 9 am to 3:30 pm. This program is designed to help woodland owners understand the ecological and economic importance of oak in SE Ohio and to provide them with information on how […]

“Identifying and Controlling Invasive Plants” program offered to woodland owners in SE Ohio at the Vinton Furnace State Forest on Friday, July 12th

June 25, 2013


Are you seeing new plants encroaching on your woodland property in southeastern Ohio but don’t know what they are? Do you already know about invasive plants but don’t know how to control them? The program “Identifying and Controlling Invasive Plants” will take place at the Vinton Furnace State Forest, near McArthur, on July 12 from […]

Using native plants in the landscape

February 1, 2013


Using native plants in the landscape.

Identifying the Trees in Your Woods offered on June 8th at the Vinton Furnace State Experimental Forest

May 17, 2012


 One of the first steps for caring for woodlands is to know the species of trees on a property.   “Identifying the Trees in Your Woods” is being offered June 8 from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at theVintonFurnaceStateExperimentalForestto help woodland owners learn more. Participants will learn to use a simple leaf key to guide them […]