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.

Announcement Items

Pest Scene Investigagor: Forest Health Tour and MWM Appreciation Luncheon, Thursday, November 10, 2016, 9am-2pm. Everett Hall, Hopkins Demonstration Forest, 16750 Brockway Road, Oregon City. Master Woodland Managers and woodland owners are invited to learn about recent forest health issues such as western redcedar and Douglas-fir mortality, and how to diagnose and manage these issues. Master Woodland Manager Appreciation Lunch is included.This is a free event, but space is limited. Please RSVP Jean at 503-655-8631 or

Native Seed Propagation Workshop, November 5, 2016, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm, Hopkins Demonstration Forest. 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 to review the best cleaning practices for all species prior to the workshop. You can register at this link 

Community Forestry Day, November 12, 2016, 8:30 am - 2:30 pm, Hopkins Demonstration Forest, 16750 S Brockway Rd, Oregon City, OR. Contact to get on the list for lunch. If you need more information contact Peter Matzka at

Tree School

Tree School, March 25, 2017. 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.

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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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