Stewarding a Small Forest: Trails, Wildlife Damage, Non-Timber Forest Products
Want to manage your small forest, but don’t know where to start? Looking to improve your forest’s health and your own enjoyment of your land? This event is for you!
Join us for a free tour of local couple’s forest in Maple Valley.
What you will get from this event:
- Learn how to create forest trails that improve your enjoyment of your forest
- Learn how you can improve the health of your forest and how to get free help
- See examples of non-timber forest products small forests can produce
- Get answers to your questions about using and managing small forests from a King County landowner and KCD Forester
The tour will feature Jon Matson sharing how he got help with removing invasive blackberry, creating trails through their forest, how they protect the young tree seedlings, and how they use their forest to produce non-timber forest products like shiitake mushrooms.