Learn About Your Land is a series of courses offered by the UW-Extension Natural Resources Program. This series of classes is intended to be a self-paced learning course to stand on its own, or support in-person classes. The material covered in these lessons gives landowners hands-on tools for working in your own woodlands.
Please read the tips and tools prior to starting a session.
Tips and tools for using this course
When you are done with a lesson, hit the back button to return to this page, and continue to the next lesson.
Part 1: Get To Know Your Property and Woods
This part of the Learn About Your Land course has 5 sections.
1) Learn your trees
(download this tree key prior to this session)
2) Critter Counts: Learn what wildlife use your property
(download this publication prior to this session)
3) Learn the signs & symptoms of sick trees
4) Find boundaries & corners
5) Final activity: Mapping your property
Part 2: Connect Your Interests To Your Land
This part of the Learn About Your Land course has 6 sections.