Fungi growing on a downed tree branch.

Forest Fungi: Secret Underground Relationships and Above Ground Evidence

Wed, 09/16/2020
5:00pm - 7:00pm
UNH Sawmill
248 Mast Road
Durham, NH 03824

Sponsoring Organizations: NH Timberland Owners Association (NHTOA) & UNH Cooperative Extension

Instructors: Mike Simmons, UNH Thompson School of Applied Sciences and Isabel Munck, Plant Pathologist, U.S. Forest Service

About This Workshop: Did you know the largest living organism on the planet is a fungus?  Join industry specialists to learn about the ecology of fungi, their underground relationships, and above ground evidence.  The focus is on beneficial mycorrhizal relationships, but pathogens will also be discussed.  We will identify and examine common fungi in the field.

This Workshop Offers: 2.0 Professional Loggers Program credits

ISA Assigned Credits for the following categories:  Certified Arborist: 2.5, BCMA - Science: 1.25, TW Climber Specialist: 2.5, TW Aerial Lift Specialist: 2.5, BCMA - Practice: 1.25

Preregistration is required.

Cost

NHTOA Member $30, Non-Member $45

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