LAND STEWARD PROGRAM
LAND STEWARD TRAINING FALL 2013 (brochure and application)
Apply by August 20, 2013 to participate in the Fall Training.
Contact Rhianna Simes for additional information.
|SO. OREGON ECOLOGY||TREE CARE|
|FISH & WILDLIFE||WEEDS|
|WATER||PASTURE & GRAZING|
|OTHER PERTINANT RESOURCES|
Land Steward training will help local small-acreage landowners learn about ways to create a healthy environment on their property through classroom sessions, field trips and the creation of a personalized management plan for their property. the course is targeting and owners who want to learn how to balance sustainability with their rural lifestyles.
Land Stewards will be equipped to design and implement programs to help people:
- Live safely in wildfire-prone areas
- Identify and eradicate noxious weeds
- Promote and develop wildlife habitat
- Conserve water and reduce runoff
- reduce yard waste and woody biomass
- make their own mulch and compost
- maintain healthy trees and forests
For information, call Rhianna Simes at 541-776-7371, ext. 213 or by e-mail: email@example.com.
Wildfire Protection Plan, chapter 4, pg 49
Southwestern Oregon Forests, Unique and Challenging, Tom Sensenig