Welcome to the home page for the coastal version of the Woodland Management in Western Oregon Shortcourse!

Coastal Counties Woodland Management Webinar Series – Fall 2020

THURSDAYS, starting September 10 through October 22

6:00 – 7:30 p.m. via Zoom, designed in our remote format. If you are not familiar with Zoom, read more here.

This shortcourse is offered by Oregon State University’s Forestry and Natural Resources (FNR) Extension agents serving western Oregon. During this course we will address woodland conditions of western Oregon and add regional flavor according to the Counties served by the FNR agents hosting each shortcourse in their region. 

This seven-session course is ideal for people who are new to taking care of a woodland or forested property. The class provides a broad introduction to woodland types, tending practices, and terminology to help you take care of your property and get things done.  

This course is FREE and registration is required. Register here before September 10 by 5:00 p.m.

Class 1 (September 10): Getting to know your property: trees and forests to know on the Oregon Coast

Class 2 (September 17): Getting to know your property: assessing your site and your goals

Class 3 ( September 24): What’s going on in your woods: wildlife use of forests

Class 4 (October 1): What’s going on in your woods: forest health

Class 5 (October 8): Taking care of your woods: management techniques including planting, weed control

Class 6 (October 15): Taking care of your woods: tending you woods, thinning and marketing wood.

Class 7 (October 22): Getting it done: laws and regulations, fire preparedness

This site will provide a wealth of information to help you get the most from the series, and will serve as the archive to the course’s resources.

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