Learn About Your Land Classes in Whitehall and Eau Claire

Learn About Your Land

Session 1 - Whitehall
September 25th, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Session 1 - Town of Washington
September 27th, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Session 2 - Whitehall
October 2nd, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Session 2 - Town of Washington
October 4th, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Session 3 - Whitehall
October 9th, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Session 3 - Town of Washington
October 11th, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

We apologize for the delayed mailing; registration will be open until Sept 25th.

Session 1 Get to Know Your Local Trees and Invasive Plants

Join a forester as you get to know what trees are in your woods. We will review the major trees and invasive plants you will likely find on your property, how to identify others when you return to your property, and learn what uses each tree has.

Sept 25, 6-8pm- Whitehall
Sept 27, 6-8pm- Town of Washington

Session 2 People, Programs and Planning: Assistance with your Woodlands

The creation of a healthy woodland requires knowledge of forestry techniques, and the investment of time and money. This session will link you to the people, programs and organizations that offer technical and financial assistance for all aspects of your woodland. We will also take you through the beginning steps of woodland management. Start by considering what is important to you, and learn what resources will be needed to make your vision a reality.

Oct 2, 6-8 PM- Whitehall
Oct 4, 6-8 PM- Town of Washington

Session 3 Find Your Corners and Learn the Laws of the Woods

What can walking your woodland boundaries do for you? Learn how to identify your boundaries, and the importance of annually walking them. Then learn how various laws apply to your woodland: Trespass Law, Recreational Use Statute, and the Fence Law. The session concludes with a brief look at how your woodlands can affect your income taxes.

Oct 9, 6-8 PM- Whitehall
Oct 11, 6-8 PM- Town of Washington

Locations:
Trempealeau County Courthouse is located at 36245 Main Street, Whitehall, Wi 54773
Town of Washington 5750 Old Town Hall Rd Eau Claire, WI 54701

Session cancellations and rescheduled dates will be posted before 4:30 p.m. on the day of the session.

 

Cost:

$35 for the entire series or $15 per session

Space is limited, so pre-registration is recommended

Contact:

Kris Tiles, UW-Extension Natural Resources Educator

kris.tiles@uwex.edu

715-261-1230