The Massachusetts Foresters Council will hold its annual meeting virtually on Thursday, May 13th, from 5-7 pm. While designed to be of interest to foresters, the meeting is open to all MFA members and the public at large.
The schedule for the presentation:
- DCR Updates on state lands management and service forestry with newly appointed Management Supervisor Tom Brule and Service Forestry Program Supervisor Jennifer Fish
- A presentation from MassWildlife on the joint MFA/MassWildlife RCPP grant program to create young forest habitat on privately-owned forestland – with updated eligibility and other application information
- A presentation from the New England Forestry Foundation on their new Exemplary Forestry guidelines for southern New England forests – learn how foresters can use these guidelines to increase productivity and carbon sequestration
- Legislative updates on the many forest-related bills filed this legislative session
This program has been approved for 2.0 Massachusetts CFEs in Category I, 2.0 SAF CFEs in Category I, 2 Massachusetts Timber Harvester CE credits and 1.0 Connecticut Forest Practitioner CFE credits.
The meeting is free, but registration is required and space is limited. Registration is now open, so please visit mfa-foresters-council-2021.eventbrite.com to register today! We hope to see you on May 13th.