Trees and Forests

Announcement Items

Woodland Notes May - June 2016 newsletter

Tree Health in your Neighborhood, June 22, 2016, 6:00-8:30 pm, OSU Extension. Marion County, Salem, Oregon.  What's causing tree dieback in your neighborhood this season and what can be done about it? Join this workshop to learn and share the problems going on in your woodland. This session will be led by Glenn Ahrens. Space is limited and registration is required. Contact to get on the list. Additional Information.

Twilight Tour at the Bugni Family Forest in Estacada, June 23, 6:00 pm - dusk. Contact to get on the list or for more information.

Herbicide Best Practices for Oregon Forest Management, June 8, 15, 22, and 29, 2016. This program is presented by Western Forestry and Conservation Association and funded by Oregon Forest Resources Institute. Find more information on page two of the current edition of Woodland Notes.

Community Forestry Day, July 9, 2016, 8:30 am - 4:00 pm, Hopkins Demonstration Forest, 16750 S Brockway Rd, Oregon City, OR. There is a lot to be done in July. Re-stain buildings, mow grass and control brush on roads and trails. Develop the forestry event field down by the Cedar Shelter. Contact to get on the list for lunch. If you need more information contact Peter Matzka at


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.

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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