Taking Logs to Market

April 19, 2018

A panel of log buyers will advise us on how to sell logs.

7-9pm, Thursday April 19, 2018, at OSU Extension Auditorium, 569 Hanley Rd,
Central Point. Pre-register: 541-776-7371. Cost: $10/person, $15/couple, JJSWA Members free.

Can We Talk Ticks?

March 15, 2018

Jim Clover, who was medical entomologist for California, will talk about how to spot and avoid ticks in southwest Oregon.  Come learn about the role of these fascinating creatures, and how to avoid them.

7-9pm, Thursday March 15, 2018, at OSU Extension Auditorium, 569 Hanley Rd,
Central Point. Pre-register: 541-776-7371. Cost: $10/person, $15/couple, JJSWA Members free.

Birds in Oak Woodlands & Conifers

February 15

Birds in Oak Woodlands & Conifers.  Frank Lospalluto, field biologist working with Klamath Bird Observatory, will talk about some of our more common migrant & resident birds of Southern Oregon & Northern California: their habitats, how they breed and move through our world, and how we can help.  We will attempt to look at “Why Birds Matter.”

7-9pm, Thursday February 15, 2018, at OSU Extension Auditorium, 569 Hanley Rd,
Central Point.  Pre-register: 541-776-7371.  Cost: $10/person, $15/couple, JJSWA Members free.

Wildland Fire Prevention in a Wet Year in a Dry Climate

Thursday, May 18, 2017

OSU Extension Audtiorium
569 Hanley Road
Central Point, OR

Please RSVP to 541-776-7371
Cost $10/person, $15 couples, JJSWA members free


  • Lee Winslow, Oregon Department of Forestry
  • Brett Lutz, National Weather Service
  • Alison Lerch, Ashland Fire & Rescue

With all the rain we’ve had, growth of flammable vegetation will vigorous this spring and early summer, elevating the fire risk. Plus we’ll be dealing with the usual array of wildland fire challenges and hazards. Each of our panelists will provide a short summary from their unique perspectives on this year’s upcoming fire season followed by questions and answers

Download the complete event flyer here

Tree School Rogue – April 22, 2017

April 22 2017

Rogue Community College,
Grants Pass, Oregon

Jackson County
569 Hanley Road, Central Point, OR 97502
T 541-776-7371
Josephine County
215 Ringuette St., Grants Pass, OR 97526

one-day conference for small farmers, small woodland owners,
land owners/managers, wildlife enthusiasts, backyard gardeners,
and those interested in our region’s natural resources.

Expand your knowledge and leave with a renewed enthusiasm
and enhanced vision for your land.

Download the complete event flyer here!

JJSWA’s Past Events & Activities

Check out our complete list of past events. You can see Powerpoint presentations, flyers and detailed information about many events.

Prescribed Burning Presentation and Field Tour  October 27 & 29, 2016

Prescribed Fire on Private Land Starting September 1, 2016

Become A Land Steward

Starting September 7, 2016

Master Woodland Training Brochure  – Master Woodland Manager Training  September 15, 2016

Part 2
Part 1

Why Are My Trees Dying?  May 14, 2016

 Why Are My Trees Dying – Second Session?  May 15, 2016

Annual Tour and Picnic

June 18, 2016

 Forest Stewardship – Dayne Barron

May 19, 2016

Trip to Appalachia – Ed Reilly 

April 21, 2016

Inrastructure – Max Bennett  March 17, 2016

Great Gray Owl – Peter Thiemann

February 18, 2016

Forest and Forestry in Central Chile – Max Bennett  March 15, 2015

IUFRO 2014 South America – Don Goheen

Archived Presentations

You can view archived versions of Powerpoint presentations presented at past programs below.