Teacher Workshop- An Introduction to Sustainable Forest Management
Date: July 30, 2012 - August 3, 2012
Location: Mac Mullan Conference Center 104 Conservation Dr., Roscommon, MI 48653
This workshop will provide teachers with field-based training in the benefits of sustainable forest management. Participants will gain a basic understanding of forest management by reviewing basic biology and seeing it applied in actual management activities. Instruction will include visits to active logging sites and forest products companies, led by foresters working in the industry. There will be discussion of forest wildlife management and forest health concerns with local experts.The week ends with discussion of how these concepts can be incorporated into any classroom.
Schedule and Registration: http://michigansaf.org/Calendar/120803-MFA.pdf