505 North Columbia River Highway
St Helens, OR 97051
John Krause, Stewardship Forester with the Oregon Department of Forestry, will demonstrate Avenza, a mapping app that you can use in the field for a variety of forest management purposes. If you wish, you can bring along a tablet or smartphone and try it out on your own device.
A testimonial from a satisfied local tree farmer: “Avenza maps has proven to be the newest, most powerful tool in my forest farming tool box (right up there with a chainsaw and road/trail harrow mat). For approximating property lines (prior to site prep, planting, vegetation control, PCT, or a commercial thin) Avenza saves me untold hours of handheld compass orienteering and thousands of dollars in survey costs. Avenza has helped me locate vegetation covered corner markers, buried property..."