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Mukaiyama University Room

Frame-Westerberg Commons

University of Pittsburg - Bradford

Bradford, Pennsylvania 16701

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5/25/17

WORKSHOP IS FULL. NO MORE TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE.

Workshop for forest landowners describing:

  • A variety of techniques to create healthy forests and help wildlife

  • Financial incentives and programs available to landowners

  • Opportunities to benefit a variety of bird species

Day 1 includes presentations by expert speakers from U.S. Forest Service, Penn State, Natural Resources Conservation Service, PA Game Commission, and Audubon PA about history of Pennsylvania’s forests,long-term management planning for your woods, landowner assistance programs,prescribed fire, and what birds need and how to make sure your woods have it. On day 2 participants will visit a variety of sites to see examples of the practices and habitat discussed during Day 1 of the workshop and, depending on conditions, have the opportunity to see birds in hand at a bird banding site. Transportation will be provided for these site visits.

PLEASE REGISTER SEPERATELY FOR THE FRIDAY CLASSROOM SESSION AND THE SATURDAY FIELD TOURS. This will help us with planning for meals and transportation


LODGING AVAILABLE AT UNIVERSITY OF PITT-BRADFORD

Call 814-362-0989 to make reservations (reservations accepted beginning April 1st)

Apartment-style rooms, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths

$137/night

FAQs


What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Parking is available at the workshop. Transportation will be provided for the site visits on Saturday.


What if I have special dietary needs?

We will be providing lunch both days, as well as snacks. Please let Todd Fearer, the event organizer (contact info below), know if you have special dietary needs (e.g., food allergy, vegetarian).


How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Call or email:

Todd Fearer

Coordinator, Appalachian Mountains Joint Venture

540-231-9519

tfearer@abcbirds.org


Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No

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University of Pittsburg - Bradford

Bradford, Pennsylvania 16701

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