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stewardship

Walk in the Woods Mothers Day Weekend

Saturday, May. 11, 2019 - 9:30am to 1:00pm
Abend Hafen Tree Farm
Come take a walk in the woods at Abend Hafen Tree Farm with Rick and Kathy Abend, the 2014 Maryland Tree Farmers of the Year and 2018 Chesapeake Forest Champions. The Abends manage their farm for its timber, wildlife, water and recreational resources. See three age classes of loblolly pine and hear...

The Woods in Your Backyard evening workshop

Wednesday, Jun. 5, 2019 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Bowie City Hall Council Room, 1st Floor
Do you own 1 - 100 acres? The Woods in Your Backyard (WIYB) program will provide you the knowledge and resources to create new natural areas from lawn or pasture, or enhance existing woodland for wildlife, recreation, privacy, timber or other objectives. Join Jonathan Kays and Agnes Kedmenecz of...

Who’s Up Next? Extending Your Stewardship Beyond Your Tenure

Friday, Mar. 29, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm
Western Maryland Research & Education Center
As a woodland owner, you care for your land and its future. Our next Forestry Friday workshop will provide strategies and considerations for planning for the future of your woodland beyond your tenure. The professionals at this workshop will address your questions & concerns about passing on...

The Woods in Your Backyard: Creating, Enhancing, Protecting & Financing

Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
University of Maryland Extension - Charles County
Whether you own or manage 1 acre or 100 acres, this evening will provide you the knowledge and resources to create new natural areas from lawn or pasture, or enhance existing woodland for wildlife, recreation, privacy, sanctuary, or other objectives. The workshop will help you: Assess your property...

Baywise & Beautiful Tour

Saturday, Jul. 8, 2017 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
5807 Harford Road - Harbel Community Organization
The Bay-Wise & Beautiful Garden tour hosted by the University of Maryland Extension Baltimore City Master Gardeners will feature gardens in Northeast Baltimore for 2017. All gardens featured on the tour have been Bay-Wise Certified and feature plants and gardening practices that are designed to...

The Woods in Your Backyard - Online Course

Wednesday, Mar. 1, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, Jun. 4, 2017 - 11:45pm
Online
The University of Maryland Extension is offering for the upcoming Spring the online version of its popular "The Woods in Your Backyard" guide and workshop. The non-credit course is built on a cross-platform, cloud-based learning management system called Canvas, so it is equally accessible to users...

The Woods in Your Backyard Workshop

Thursday, Sep. 29, 2016 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Maryland Extension Office
The University of Maryland Extension and the Howard County Forestry Board will host a "Woods in Your Backyard" workshop over two consecutive Thursday evenings , September 29 and October 6, at the Maryland Extension Office in Ellicott City, Maryland. This workshop is designed for landowners with 1—...
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