Forestry and Natural Resources Upcoming Opportunities


Managing Eastern Oregon Forests

Build your forest management toolbox This series of practical educational webinars will equip you with the background and techniques needed to manage forests for a wide range of objectives. Tailored to eastern Oregon forests, we’ll progress from foundational concepts to specific considerations for our region’s forest types. Brought to…
14Jan2021 -  22Apr2021   Ongoing

Managing Eastern Oregon Forests

Build your forest management toolbox. Tailored to eastern Oregon forests, this free series will address a wide range of management objectives and forest types. Brought to you by OSU Extension, the My Blue Mountains Woodlands Partnership, the Klamath-Lake Forest Health Partnership, and the Partnership for Forestry Education. Pre-registration is…
14Jan2021 -  22Apr2021   Ongoing

When Wildfire Hits: One Community's Journey to Recovery

Last summer’s wildfire events impacted many Oregonians. These events reminded us how important it is to plan and be prepared for wildfire. Planning and preparing for wildfire can feel like a massive endeavor. What can we do? Who can help? How do we continue to build wildfire…
25Jan2021

Linn Chapter Small Woodland Association seedling sale

Good news!  In this crazy time of uncertainty, we still plan on having our annual seedling sale and host it in a safe manner.  We will follow Covid-19 guidelines and restrictions that exist at the time.  With that in mind, please be flexible and understanding if we need to…
06Feb2021

2021 Online Land Steward Course

The online Land Steward course from OSU Extension combines self-paced online modules with instructor-led webinars. It is designed for busy adults who enjoy online learning and who want to create goals for their land and learn how to achieve them.  The course includes: · Nine self-paced online lessons (one new…
11Feb2021

Land Steward Online Course

Are you an owner of a woodland, small farm, or other rural lands? Learn how to manage your property’s natural resources more effectively with this online offering from OSU’s Land Steward Program. It is well-suited for busy adults who enjoy online learning and want to figure out what their…
11Feb2021

The Land Steward online course

Are you an owner of a woodland, small farm, or other rural land? Learn how to manage your property’s natural resources more effectively with this online offering from OSU’s Land Steward Program. It is well-suited for busy adults who enjoy online learning and want to figure out what their…
11Feb2021

Basic Woodland Management Course 2021

Want to learn about your woods without leaving home? The Forestry & Natural Resources Extension (FNR) is offering the Basic Woodland Management Course starting this February as a remote program. This six-session course is ideal for people who are new to taking care of woodland or forested…
11Feb2021

Biology & Management of Oregon White Oak

Oregonians love their oak trees. This course will review the biology and management of Oregon white oak including regeneration, thinning in oak stands, removing conifers from around or above oaks, and predicting growth.   Instructor: Connie Harrington, Research Forester, Pacific Northwest Research Station Olympia, WA…
16Feb2021

Biology & Management of Oregon White Oak

Oregonians love their oak trees. This course will review the biology and management of Oregon white oak including regeneration, thinning in oak stands, removing conifers from around or above oaks, and predicting growth.   Instructor: Connie Harrington, Research Forester, Pacific Northwest Research Station Olympia, WA…
16Feb2021

Choosing the Right Forestry Professionals

Consulting foresters, loggers, tree planters and more -is an important decision. How do you go about selecting the right person and organization for your property and your particular project? The relationships established with forestry professionals will help you meet your goals and ensure work is carried out to high…
02Mar2021

Christmas Tree Outlook

Join us with OSU Extension Christmas Tree Specialist, Chal Landgren (he will be retiring soon) and Research Technician, Judy Kowalski to get the latest updates relevant to growing Christmas trees. Topics include trends in the industry, outlook for future, and current research on tree varieties and cultural techniques.…
09Mar2021

Carbon in Oregon's Managed Forests

Mike Cloughesy will give an overview including a look at the recent “Oregon Forest Ecosystem Carbon Inventory and the Role of Wood Products in Carbon Storage.” Edie Sonne Hall will discuss “Managing Forests to Increase Their Carbon Storage, Productivity and Resiliency.” David Ford will discuss “Current and Future Markets…
16Mar2021