A workshop on Red Alder Forest Management is being offered by the OSU Extension Service on Friday, May 11, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Olney Grange Hall, 89342 Hwy 202, Astoria (10 miles SE of Astoria).

The workshop will help forest landowners and forest managers learn about options and methods for managing red alder.

Instructor Glenn Ahrens, OSU Extension Forester, will cover the latest information on key steps in alder management including stand establishment, tree spacing, pruning, harvesting, and marketing. There will be about 90-minutes of indoor presentation plus a field tour to alder management sites.

To register, call the OSU Extension Office in Astoria at 503-325-8573, or email Lindsay.davis@oregonstate.edu. There is a registration fee of $15. Registration deadline is noon on May 10.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.