Events

Sep

30

Date:
Event Type: Volunteer Opportunity
Sponsored by: VT Forests, Parks & Recreation

Join the Habitat Restoration Crew on Saturday, September 30th for a fun-filled morning of removing invasive plants from Button Bay State Park! The event is from 9am to 12pm and all are welcome to participate. We will learn about the threat invasive species pose to our forests, how to identify and remove them, and get our hands dirty pulling invasive plants!

Sep

30

Date:
Event Type: Workshop
Sponsored by:

Join Meredith Whitney, Forest Pest Outreach Coordinator from the Vermont Urban & Community Forestry Program for a workshop on the emerald ash borer.

Oct

2

Date:
Event Type: Workshop
Sponsored by: Association of Vermont Conservation Commissions and VT Agency of Natural Resources

This course helps participants choose locally appropriate land use planning strategies for conserving natural resources. It uses case studies and exercises to show how taking action can work in real life. The overall goal is to build an understanding of what you can do, how to work with different people in your community, how to choose ways to protect natural resources, and how to make your plans happen.

Dec

6

Date:
Event Type: Volunteer Training, Workshop
Sponsored by: Vt Urban & Community Forestry Program

Enjoy spending time outdoors? Concerned about the health of Vermont’s forests? Then we need YOUR help!

Dec

15

Date:
Event Type: Conference
Sponsored by: Forest Ecosystem Monitoring Cooperative

This year's conference promises to deliver a dynamic array of talks and workshops designed to help collaborators build capacity to communicate and market their work to a broader stakeholder audience. This conference will help participants develop messages and share information in such a way that the public sees the value of forest ecosystem monitoring and research in our region and its relevance to their lives.