CIG Training 2 - 2013: Clintwood, VA

Training I ~ Friday, February 22, 2013: 7:00-9:00pm ~~~~ Planting event ~ Saturday, March 2, 2013: 10:00am-3:00pm ~~~~ Training II ~ Late summer, TBD


DATE: Friday, February 22, 2013 7:00-9:00pm
Training I ~ Planting and management of American chestnut

American chestnut restoration, breeding, and planting, and the history of and techniques for mined land reforestation
WHERE: Abingdon Branch of the Washington County Public Library
            205 Oak Hill St. NE
            Abingdon, VA
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DATE: Saturday, March 2, 2013 10:00am-3:00pm
Planting event ~

Outdoors: Join us for a planting at properties in southwestern VA to apply lessons learned in the initial training.
WHERE:  Clintwood, VA

***  These properties are privately owned.  The owners have asked us to not publicly advertise the exact locations.  Please contact Michael French at (812) 447-3285 or to learn more or to volunteer.


DATE: TBD, late summer 2013
Training II ~ Monitoring techniques for restoration
Outdoors: Site selection, forest mensuration and monitoring of forest plantings