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.

Citizen Fire Academy, September 29 - November 3, Hopkins Demonstration Forest, online learning modules, and Molalla area field trips.  The Citizen Fire Academy (CFA) volunteer education program puts wildfire preparedness into the hands of landowners and the community, with the help of local, state, and federal fire management agencies. Join in this education and service program that will give you the tools you need and will teach you about who to turn to when wildfire comes. More information can be found on this flyer. Cost for the full program is $35/person or $50/couple. Register by September 16, 2016. You can register at this link https://secure.oregonstate.edu/osuext/register/1067. For more information contact jean.bremer@oregonstate.edu.

Native Seed Propagation Workshop, This program will be rescheduled. Look for details in the near future. Would you like to know how to propagate your own native plants to grow in your forest?  Registration is required. The cost is $15 per person for lunch and workshop materials. If you would like to bring in your own collected native fruit to clean, contact jennifer.gorski@oregonstate.edu to review the best cleaning practices for all species prior to the workshop. You can register at this link https://secure.oregonstate.edu/osuext/register/1075. 

Community Forestry Day, October 8, 2016, 8:30 am - 2:30 pm, Hopkins Demonstration Forest, 16750 S Brockway Rd, Oregon City, OR. Contact jean.bremer@oregonstate.edu to get on the list for lunch. If you need more information contact Peter Matzka at peter.matzka@oregonstate.edu.

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

Forestry
Natural Resources
Agriculture

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.

Frequently Asked Questions

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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. http://www.oswa.org/contact.html.
Field tour of Meripah Woodland
June 26, 2013
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Twilight Tour
Estacada, OR
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