white pine in the forest

Forest Health: White Pine and Caliciopsis Canker

Fri, 05/15/2020
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Mast Yard Forest
Concord, NH

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

Instructors: Kyle Lombard, N.H. Division of Forest and Lands; Scott Rolfe, NH Division of Forests and Lands, Dode Gladders, UNH Cooperative Extension

About This Workshop:

Join forest industry specialists for an outdoor A-Z session on the status of Caliciopsis canker, it's likely relationship with the bass scale, and the effects on white pine. Observe and learn to recognize evidence of the disease in standing trees and in wood and lumber on the ground while touring managed areas of the forest. We will also discuss white pine blister rust, white pine weevil and needle cast.

Directions: We will be meeting at the power line gate, 400 feet from the corner of Broad Cove Rd. and Buzwell Corner Road in Hopkinton, N.H. More details are on our website at: nhtoa.org.

This workshop offers: 3.0 Professional Loggers Program credits 2.5 Category 1 SAF credits 

ISA Assigned Credits for the following categories:  Certified Arborist: 3, BCMA - Science: 1.5, TW Climber Specialist: 3, TW Aerial Lift Specialist: 3, BCMA - Practice: 1.5, Municipal Specialist: 3,

Preregistration is required.

Cost

NHTOA Member $30, Non-Member $45

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