Trees and Forests

Bugni family arm in arm in colorful rain gear in front of forest
Bugni Family, Outstanding Woodland Farmers of 2016
Large timber with root wad at base helping to create salmon pools and slowing of
Bugni's placed woody debris that enhances salmon habitat on Suter Creek.
2015 Timber Harvest at Hopkins

Announcement Items

The July - August 2016 edition of Woodland Notes is now available, covering both Clackamas and Marion counties.

Tree Health in your Neighborhood, August 24, 5:30 - 8:00 pm, Sandy Public Library Community Room, 38980 Proctor Boulevard, Sandy, OR. Attend this evening session to learn and share about forest and tree health problems in the region this year. Bring your examples, photographs, and questions for discussion. Space is limited. Registration is required and there is no fee. Register by emailing or calling Jean at 503-655-8631.

Community Forestry Day, September 10, 2016, 8:30 am - 2:30 pm, Hopkins Demonstration Forest, 16750 S Brockway Rd, Oregon City, OR. September chores consist of cleaning and staining of Everett (Forest) Hall, foot bridge maintenance, and preparations for Hopkins 25th Anniversary re-dedication on September 17. Contact to get on the list for lunch. If you need more information contact Peter Matzka at

Hopkins celebrates 25 years! Saturday, September 17, beginning at 2:00 p.m. with tours and displays, and at 4:00 p.m. with a re-dedication ceremony. Festivities will be held at Everett (Forest) Hall, 16750 S, Brockway Rd., Oregon City, OR.


Tree School

Tree School, March 19, 2016. Handouts from the classes are now online.

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Introduction to Clackamas Extension Forestry

Growing and managing trees is a big business in Clackamas County. The OSU Extension Forestry program provides cutting edge education and research support for tree growers in Clackamas County.

Extension Publications

Natural Resources

Field Research

Field Research addresses local problems and needs.

Forest Landowner Resources

Service Provider Lists: up-to-date lists of contractor services

Forest landowner resources

Office and field consultations and visits.

Get involved

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Master Woodland Manager: volunteer training and community service

Tree School, the largest annual, one-day event for family forest owners in the Pacific Northwest.

Demonstration and learning forests

Hopkins near Beavercreek and Ram's Dell near Dickey Prairie.

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Oregon Small Woodlands Association Annual Meeting
June 13, 3:00 – June 15, 2013
Roseburg, OR
OSWA’s 53rd Annual Meeting will be hosted by OSWA’s Douglas County Chapter at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. The theme is “Family forests our Legacy our Future – It’s a Family Thing”. The OSWA schedule includes: Thursday, June 13, OSWA Board meeting Friday, June 14, Program and Annual Membership meeting Saturday, June 15, Outstanding Tree Farmer of the Year and Howdy Neighbor woods tour Registration required. Contact OSWA for more information at 503-588-1813.
Field tour of Meripah Woodland
June 26, 2013
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Twilight Tour
Estacada, OR
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