Thinning and stand management

May 16, 2019

Thinning and stand management.  Society of American Foresters.

7-9pm, Thursday, May 16, 2019, at OSU Extension Auditorium, 569 Hanley Road,
Central Point. Pre-register: 541-776-7371. Cost: $10/person, $15/couple, JJSWA Members free.

The Northern Spotted Owl and Your Forest

April 18, 2019

The Northern spotted owl (Strix occidentalis caurina) and its forest habitat requirements encapsulate the delicate balance between species protection and forestland management issues. Spotted owl expert Jim Thrailkill, field supervisor for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, has the latest information on why this species is officially listed as threatened under the Environmental Protection Act, its critical habitat requirements, the latest management strategies and programs, and why the non-Western barred owl poses a dire threat to spotted owl survival.

7-9pm, Thursday, April 18, 2019, at OSU Extension Auditorium, 569 Hanley Road,
Central Point. Pre-register: 541-776-7371. Cost: $10/person, $15/couple, JJSWA Members free.

TBD

March 21, 2019

Topic to be determined

7-9pm, Thursday, March 21, 2019, at OSU Extension Auditorium, 569 Hanley Road,
Central Point. Pre-register: 541-776-7371. Cost: $10/person, $15/couple, JJSWA Members free.

Morels and other mushrooms

February 21, 2019

Morels and other mushrooms.  Mike Potts

7-9pm, Thursday, February 21, 2019, at OSU Extension Auditorium, 569 Hanley Road,
Central Point. Pre-register: 541-776-7371. Cost: $10/person, $15/couple, JJSWA Members free.

Rare and champion trees

November 15, 2018

Frank Callahan has found and nominated National Champion Trees.  In addition he has discovered many species of plants that previously were not known to exist in Oregon.  We will hear about his adventures.

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

A Talk from Merv George, in the Hoopa Valley Tribe Oratory Style

September 20, 2018

Merv George Jr flyer (Sept 2018)

Merv George Jr., a member of the Hoopa Valley Tribe, is the first American Indian to serve as a Supervisor in the USFS.  He will answer questions about the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest, how the USFS approaches fuel reduction and manages fires, and past and current tribal land management practices.

7-9pm, Thursday, September 20, 2018, at OSU Extension Auditorium, 569 Hanley Road,
Central Point. Pre-register: 541-776-7371. Cost: $10/person, $15/couple, JJSWA Members free.

Smoke Panel

May 17, 2018

What is in smoke from wildfires?  What can we do about it?  How can we minimize the risk of wildfires on our land?  We will have a panel of speakers from various fields discuss smoke in the up-coming wildfire season.

7-9pm, Thursday May 17, 2018, at OSU Extension Auditorium, 569 Hanley Rd,
Central Point. Pre-register: 541-776-7371. Cost: $10/person, $15/couple, JJSWA Members free.