Logs for Timber

[CANCELLED] Small Scale Timber Harvest Tour and Felling Demonstration

Sat, 11/14/2020
9:00am - 12:00pm
Nute Family Trust Woodlands
Hare Road
Milton, NH 03851

Join retired county forester and landowner, Jon Nute, and procurement forester for Diprizio Pine Sales, Jay Wheeler for a tour of an active 2-acre timber harvest. Participants will be able to observe and ask questions about the equipment that Jon is using to implement this small harvest himself and Jay will demonstrate and discuss felling, limbing, and bucking techniques to maximize volume and quality of saw logs.

Space is limited to 10, pre-registration required. Additional information on the location and where to park will be provided upon registration.

Special COVID-19 Safety Precautions:  Program will be limited to 10 participants, with social-distancing and masks required. Hard hats are also required, please bring your own if you have one or one will be provided. Hard hats will be disinfected prior to the workshop. Participants will be required to complete a simple online health screening before leaving home. Additional information will be sent upon registration.

What to bring:  Protective mask, hard hat if you have one, water, snacks, and sturdy footwear.

Additional details:  This event will be held rain or shine, please dress appropriately as we will be outdoors the enter time. A port-o-potty will be available on site.

Refunds: Full refunds for this event will be available until November 8th 2020. No refunds will be available to registrants on or after this date.

Contact Information: Registration: Jen Adie, email: jennifer.adie@unh.edu; Workshop Details: Rebecca Digirolomo, email rebecca.digirolomo@unh.edu or call (603) 749-2529.

Sponsored by UNH Cooperative Extension, NH Timberland Owners Association and NH Division of Forest and Lands.

Cost

$15 per person

Contact

Specialist