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CIG Training 3 - 2013: Force, PA

Training I ~ Wednesday, April 24, 2013: 6:30pm - 8:30pm ~~~~ Planting event ~ Friday, May 10 and Saturday, May 11, 2013 ~~~~ Training II ~ Saturday, November 2, 2013

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This training is the first of three events focusing on American chestnut restoration.

DATE:  Wednesday, April 24, 2013, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Training I ~ Planting and management of American chestnut

Site selection and planting guidelines for successfully growing American chestnuts.
History of and techniques for mineland restoration
WHERE:  Moshannon State Forest Annex Building
                  Penfield, PA
Please download the flyer below to learn more about this training session and for a map to the location.
DOWNLOAD TRAINING I FLYER


DATE:  Friday, May 10 and Saturday, May 11, 2013
Planting event ~

Outdoors: Join us for a planting at the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy's (WPC) Bennett Branch and apply lessons learned in the initial training.
WHERE:  Bennett Branch property
                  Force, PA
Click here for a Google map of the planting location.
This property is open to the public.  Click here to download guidelines for visiting property owned and managed by WPC.


DATE:  Saturday, November 2, 2013
Training II ~ Monitoring techniques for restoration
Outdoors: Site selection, forest mensuration and monitoring of forest plantings
WHERE:  St. Joseph Church
                17735 Bennett Valley Hwy
                Force, PA 15841
Please download the flyer below to learn more about this training session and for a map to the location.
DOWNLOAD TRAINING II FLYER