University of Maryland Extension


Fall Forestry Association

Saturday, Sep. 30, 2017 - 9:30am to 3:00pm
Delaware Wildlands - Burnt Swamp
Join the Delaware Forestry Association for the 2017 DFA/DTF Fall Forestry Field Day. Agenda: 9:30 - 10:00 am - Registration 10:00 - 11:30 am - Lyme Disease 11:30 - 12:30 pm - PowerPoint on wetland restoration & lunch 12:30 - 1:30 pm - QDMA presentation 1:30 - 3:00 pm - Field tour of the wetland...

Maryland Consulting and Industrial Foresters Directory

The Maryland Consulting and Industrial Foresters Directory lists licensed professional foresters who offer a wide range of services to woodland property owners. Services include forest stewardship plans, timber stand and wildlife habitat improvement, and much more. The Directory is for reference...

Municipal Watershed Forestry & Management Topics

Wednesday, May. 17, 2017 - 8:30am to 3:30pm
Gambrill State Park
Join the Maryland/Delaware Society of American Foresters for a look at the Frederick, Maryland city watershed. This program will include visits to significant areas of the watershed and presentations from the city's watershed and forestry managers, the Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation...

Maryland's Forest Resources in a Dynamic Enviroment: Assessing the Future Confidence and Sustainability of Maryland's Forest Industry

The forest products industry continues to be Maryland's fifth largest manufacturing industry, directly employing more than ten thousand residents with an annual employee compensation of over $600 million. For every forest industry job in Maryland, three additional jobs are created. But the 2008...
The Logger, Volume 15, Issue 1, Winter 2015More info
forwarder moving logs to the landing
University of Maryland's Campus News Service recently posted a wire service feature article and news video segment on the MD-DE Master Logger Program, one of University of Maryland Extension's...

Understanding Sustainable Forestry

Tuesday, Apr. 29, 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Wye Room, Talbot County Community Center
University of Maryland Extension in partnership with the Talbot County Office of Economic Development will host an evening workshop on sustainable forestry at the Talbot County Community Center in Easton. The presentation will be held on Tuesday, April 29 th in the Wye Oak Room and is free to the...

Forest Thinning

Forest thinning is a tool that woodland owners use to encouraging trees to grow in way that meets their goals.

LEAD Seminar in Garrett County

Wednesday, Jun. 5, 2013 - 8:00am to Friday, Jun. 7, 2013 - 12:00am
Garrett County
Rural community development to include rural economies, infrastructure and education about the forestry industry and renewable energy along with team building and collaborative problem solving and communication skills.

Maryland Wood Stove Grant Program Getting Hot!

Pellet stove
Initial data from the Maryland stove rebate program show some very interesting and positive results. While more data will be coming, this should be useful for other rebate and change-out programs. Story with analysis and maps is here
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