Advanced Forest Inventory

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10507 N McAlister Rd, Room 9 La Grande, OR 97850

10507 N McAlister Rd, Room 9
La Grande, OR 97850
United States

United States

Conference Room
Event Cost
None
Contact name
Bob Parker
Contact phone
Wed, Oct 31, 2018 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Advanced Forest Inventory. October 31, 2018. 9:00 a.m. to 4 p.m.

This class will introduce you to an exciting new tool you can use to create your own forest inventory.  This amazing online program allows woodland owners to create a map of their forest parcel, design a cruise for that parcel and then transfer the cruise to your favorite smart phone or tablet. The app GPS program will guide you from your desk to the exact sample plot field locations where you enter plot data such as species, diameters and heights on the device. When done, click a button and voila, the cruise is calculated for you. Sounds like Sci-Fi but it’s the real deal! Come to the class and learn about the advantages of these great tools and how you can confidently create your own forest inventory.  The class will begin at the OSU Union County Extension office, 10507 N. McAlister Rd, La Grande, where you will be shown how to design a cruise on line.  Then the class will move to the field where we’ll conduct an actual cruise on the line.  Bring your own laptop computer and a sack lunch. 

For more information on these events, please contact the OSU Baker County Extension Service 2600 East Street in Baker City by calling 541-523-6418 or email Bob Parker at bob.parker@oregonstate.edu.

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