Forest Stewardship Coached Planning – WSU’s flagship course teaches landowners how to assess your trees, avoid insect and disease problems, and attract wildlife. State experts will help you develop your own Forest Stewardship Plan to keep your woods on track to provide enjoyment and income for years to come.
- Chehalis – Wednesday April 22 through May 20. For registration information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
- Preston – Tuesday evenings starting September 22.
- Langley – Thursday evenings starting October 8.
Forest Owners Field Days – Field days feature a whole suite of our most popular forest stewardship workshops. The state’s top forestry specialists will be offering hands-on field sessions throughout the day on a variety of topics that will help you to better understand, protect, enhance, and enjoy your forest.
- Eastern Washington (Cle Elum) – June 20, 2015
- Vashon Island – June 27, 2015
- Western Washington (Francis) – August 15, 2015
- North Puget Sound – August 29, 2015
- San Juan Islands – September 26, 2015
Forest Stewardship University offers a complete online education experience, featuring over 20 mini-courses ranging from forest health to taxes.
Forestry Education and Assistance for Washington Forest Landowners – A directory of key agencies and contacts for forest owners throughout Washington.
Consulting Foresters Directory – A listing of private consultants that can help you carry out forest management activities.
Small-scale Sawmill Directory – These databases provide a partial listing of sawmills that accept small quantities of logs:
Forest Seedling Network – An interactive website that connects landowners with seedling providers, forest management services and contractors.
Woodland Fish and Wildlife – A cooperative effort between state and federal agencies and universities to provide woodland owners with wildlife management information. The 21 publications cover topics as varied as cavity nesting ducks to wildlife found in white oak woodlands.
Women Owning Woodlands – The Women Owning Woodlands web project strives to bring topical, accessible, and current forestry information to woodland owners and forest practitioners through news articles, blogs, events, resources, and personal stories.