2019 Workshop: Adaptive Silviculture in the Driftless Area

A managed oak stand typical of the Driftless Area

A tour of silvicultural treatments on the Minnesota and Wisconsin sides of the border, focused on climate adaptation in the unique Driftless area. Stops will include upland and bottomland sites and a variety of plant communities. This workshop is offered in collaboration with the Northern Institute of Applied Climate Science (NIACS), UW-Stevens Point Forestry Education and Development Initiative, and the Wisconsin Initiative on Climate Change Impacts (WICCI) Forestry Working Group

Date: September 5, 2019 (rescheduled from April due to spring high water). 
Time: 8:00am check in opens, workshop runs 8:30am-4:00pm. View a draft agenda here (PDF file, updated 8/28/2019).
Location: National Eagle Center, Wabasha, MN
Cost: $75 SFEC members, $40 students, $140 others, prices increase by 10% after 5:00pm on August 29, 2019
CEUs: This workshop has been approved for 5.0 CAT1 CFE by SAF. 

View the workshop's flyer (PDF).

All interested learners are welcome. For accommodations related to ability please contact Madison Rodman at mrodman@umn.edu or 218-726-6403.

Contact Us

Eli Sagor, SFEC Program Manager
esagor@umn.edu | 218-409-6115