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    Warnell Continuing Education Program

    • September 18, 2018
    • 7:30 AM
    • September 19, 2018
    • 12:15 PM
    • Flinchum's Phoenix 650 Phoenix Road Athens, GA

    The Warnell Continuing Education Program
    Daniel B. Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources

    Managing Forest for Health, Wildlife and Productivity

    September 18-19, 2018

    Instructors: David Coyle, Elizabeth Benton, Mark McConnell

    Flinchum's Phoenix

    650 Phoenix Road Athens, GA

    Continuing Education Credits
    • 12.0 SAF Continuing Forestry Education hours (approved)
    • 12.0 MTH Continuing Logging Education (CLE) Hours –
    Environment (approved)

    About the Event
    Course content will center on landscape-scale forest health issues related to productivity, wildlife management, and water quality.

    Topics include:
    - biology and management of major insect, pathogen, and weed pests of southeastern forests
    - invasive species detection and associated management tactics
    - forest management strategies to enhance wildlife populations and water quality
    - risks and benefits of fire and pesticides as management tools
    - hands-on training in identification of pests and their damage

    Participants should be better equipped to manage pine and hardwood stands in the Southeastern US for health and productivity upon completion of this course.

    Who Should Attend?
    Foresters, extension/outreach personnel, consulting foresters, resource managers

    For full itinerary, download/view this pdf: BrochureForestHealth2018.pdf

    Georgia Arborist Association

    Email:  info@georgiaarborist.org
    Phone:  (404) 913-1422
    Address:  GAA ~ P.O. Box 2516, Decatur GA 30031

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