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Agroforestry & NRCS Programs in the Northeast webinar 1:30 pm
Agroforestry & NRCS Programs in the Northeast webinar @ online
May 5 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Conservation practices can often be costly initially, with the promise of long-term financial benefits.  Through USDA Farm Bill cost share programs, the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) can help private landowners invest in their land’s[...]
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Invasive Plant Workshop 10:00 am
Invasive Plant Workshop @ Maple Run Farm
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Invasive Plant Workshop @ Maple Run Farm
Invasive plants can overrun our woodlands and crowd out the native plants our wildlife need, resulting in a degraded environment. Tour Maple Run Farm with landowners Barbara and John Wallace and Chris Polatin of Ecological[...]
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Raising Wild Kids webinars 12:00 pm
Raising Wild Kids webinars @ online
May 9 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Raising Wild Kids webinars @ online
Penn State Extension will hold two one-hour Raising Wild Kids webinars on  May 9th at noon and 7 p.m. The need to develop youth that understand and care about forests and the natural world has[...]
Mohawk Trail Woodlands Partnership Public Information Meeting 6:00 pm
Mohawk Trail Woodlands Partnership Public Information Meeting @ Berkshire East ski lodge
May 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Mohawk Trail Woodlands Partnership Public Information Meeting @ Berkshire East ski lodge
The Franklin Regional Council of Governments and the Berkshire Regional Planning Commission will hold a Public Information Session on the proposed State legislation to establish a Special Designation for the region on Tuesday, May 9,[...]
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Forester Licensing Board meeting 6:30 pm
Forester Licensing Board meeting @ Holdsworth Hall Room 306
May 10 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Massachusetts Forester Licensing Board will meet at Holdsworth Hall at UMass Amherst on May 10th at 6:30 p.m.
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Project Learning Tree Workshop for Early Childhood Educators 10:00 am
Project Learning Tree Workshop for Early Childhood Educators @ Notch Visitors Center
May 13 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm
Project Learning Tree Workshop for Early Childhood Educators @ Notch Visitors Center
Massachusetts Project Learning Tree will hold an Early Childhood Curriculum workshop at the Notch Visitors Center on Route 116 in South Amherst on Saturday, May 13th from 10 am to 1:30 pm. Project Learning Tree’s[...]
Forest Walk & Tree Farm Tour 1:00 pm
Forest Walk & Tree Farm Tour @ Julian Family property
May 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Mass Conn Forest Partnership will hold a Forest Walk and Tree Farm Tour at the Julian Family property in Warren, MA on Saturday May 13th from 1 to 3 pm The walk will visit[...]
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Regenerating Hardwood Forests: Managing Competition, Deer, and Light webinars 12:00 pm
Regenerating Hardwood Forests: Managing Competition, Deer, and Light webinars @ online
May 17 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Regenerating Hardwood Forests: Managing Competition, Deer, and Light webinars @ online
Cornell Cooperative Extension will hold 2 one-hour Forest Connect Regenerating Hardwood Forests: Managing Competition, Deer, and Light webinars on May 17th at noon and 7 p.m. The regeneration, or re-growth, of forests requires that sufficient[...]
Tree Farm Committee Meeting 3:00 pm
Tree Farm Committee Meeting @ Brewmasters Tavern
May 17 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tree Farm Committee Meeting @ Brewmasters Tavern
The Massachusetts Tree Farm Committee will hold its quarterly meeting at Brewmasters Tavern in Williamsburg on May 17th from 3 to 5 pm  
Massachusetts Forest Forum 3:30 pm
Massachusetts Forest Forum @ Harvard Forest
May 17 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Massachusetts Forest Forum @ Harvard Forest
The spring Massachusetts Forest Forum will be held at Harvard Forest in Petersham on May 17th from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. Schedule 3:00 – 3:30           Brief introductions and one sentence about a project related to a Forest[...]
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Thermoelectric Wood Stove webinar 11:00 am
Thermoelectric Wood Stove webinar @ online
May 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Thermoelectric Wood Stove webinar @ online
  The Alliance for Green Heat and the Biomass Thermal Energy Council are sponsoring a webinar to support the Alliance’s 4th Wood Stove Competition that will focus on automation and electricity generation. This first webinar[...]
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2017 Northeastern Forest Products Equipment Expo 9:00 am
2017 Northeastern Forest Products Equipment Expo @ Cross Insurance Center
May 19 @ 9:00 am – May 20 @ 5:00 pm
The 2017 Northeastern Forest Products Equipment Exposition will be held on Friday, May 19, and Saturday, May 20, 2017, at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine. More than 250 forest products equipment vendors will be[...]
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Early Successional Habitat Forest Walk 9:00 am
Early Successional Habitat Forest Walk @ Norcross Wildlife Sanctuary
May 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Mass Conn Forest Partnership will hold an Early Successional Habitat Forest Walk at the Norcross Wildlife Sanctuary in Wales on Saturday, May 20th, from 9 a.m. to noon. The walk will show how forest[...]
Spring Ephemeral Wildflower Walk & Talk 10:00 am
Spring Ephemeral Wildflower Walk & Talk @ Round Top Hill
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Spring Ephemeral Wildflower Walk & Talk @ Round Top Hill
Spring ephemeral wildflowers provide a burst of beauty in early spring before the new leaves of the forest shade them out. Hilltown Land Trust will hold a Spring Ephemeral Wildflower Walk & Talk on Round[...]
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Advanced Silvicultural Workshop for Northeast Foresters 8:00 am
Advanced Silvicultural Workshop for Northeast Foresters @ Craftsbury Outdoor Center
May 23 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
The North East State Foresters Association (NEFA) is offering a Northeast Silviculture Institute for Foresters, a series of training workshops in graduate level silviculture, in 2017 and 2018. The NEFA workshops are designed to provide foresters with the appropriate[...]
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Chapter 132 Workshop for Licensed Timber Harvesters 12:00 pm
Chapter 132 Workshop for Licensed Timber Harvesters @ Mass Forest Alliance property
May 24 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Chapter 132 Workshop for Licensed Timber Harvesters @ Mass Forest Alliance property
The Department of Conservation & Recreation’s Service Forestry Program will hold a workshop for licensed timber harvesters on Chapter 132 Forest Cutting Practices regulations at MFA’s Taylor Forest Tree Farm on Hawley Road in Ashfield[...]
Chapter 132 Workshop for Licensed Timber Harvesters 2:00 pm
Chapter 132 Workshop for Licensed Timber Harvesters @ Polish American Club
May 24 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Chapter 132 Workshop for Licensed Timber Harvesters @ Polish American Club
The Department of Conservation & Recreation’s Service Forestry Program will hold a workshop for licensed timber harvesters on Chapter 132 Forest Cutting Practices regulations at the Polish American Club on South Main Street in South[...]
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Wood Chipper Operation & Safety Training 7:30 am
Wood Chipper Operation & Safety Training @ MassDOT District I
May 31 @ 7:30 am – 2:30 pm
Wood Chipper Operation & Safety Training @ MassDOT District I
The Bay State Roads Program will hold a Wood Chipper Operations & Safety workshop at Mass DOT’s Lenox facility on May 31st from 7:30 am to 2:30 p.m. Chipper operator safety depends on the ability[...]
Chapter 132 Workshop for Licensed Timber Harvesters 12:00 pm
Chapter 132 Workshop for Licensed Timber Harvesters @ Athol Public Library
May 31 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Chapter 132 Workshop for Licensed Timber Harvesters @ Athol Public Library
The Department of Conservation & Recreation’s Service Forestry Program will hold a workshop for licensed timber harvesters on Chapter 132 Forest Cutting Practices regulations at the Athol Public Library on May 31st from noon to[...]
Introduction to Estate Planning and Land Conservation workshop 6:00 pm
Introduction to Estate Planning and Land Conservation workshop @ Wagon Wheel Restaurant
May 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Introduction to Estate Planning and Land Conservation workshop @ Wagon Wheel Restaurant
Creating a plan for the future of your land and figuring out your options can be an overwhelming process. Come to this workshop for an overview of essential estate planning tools that help you accomplish[...]