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Walk With A Forester: Post-Harvest

When: 
Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 9:00am - 11:00am
Where: 
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
Walks & Talks
Audience: 
All are welcome
Event Description: 

Have you noticed changes in James l. Goodwin State Forest? Seeing a lot of downed trees and cleared areas and have questions? Come join Ed McGuire, DEEP Forester, for a walk around Goodwin. Ed will explain the most recent timber harvest and discuss what the future looks like for the Goodwin State Forest. Bring your questions and your hiking shoes!   

For those who wish to volunteer some time, at 11am Ed will be leading an effort to clear the invasive garlic mustard plant from the grounds until 12 pm.

Inclement Weather: 
Contact the center.
Registration Fee: 
FREE
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP recommended
For Questions, Contact: 
Jasper Sha
(860) 455-9534

This event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.

The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Education Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.