352-846-2375 or 352-514-0819
Location: 10394 NW Longleaf Dr, Bristol, FL
Tour a restored longleaf pine forest and learn about management and financial incentives to private landowners Oct. 8, 8:30 a. m. -3:30 p. m. EST. Sponsored by Apalachicola Regional Stewardship Alliance, USDA’s NRCS, University of Florida/, IFAS School of Forest Resources and Conservation.
Fees: Make reservations by calling Calhoun County Extension office, 850-674-8323. Fee of $5 includes lunch, materials and guided tour.
Location: Austin Cary Forest Learning Center, 10625 NE Waldo Rd, Gainesville, FL
You can produce and harvest timber and agricultural crops with a conservation easement. Join us to learn the benefits of conservation easements and other tools to keep land in agriculture, forestry and/or conservation. We’ll cover the function of land trusts, how conservation easements work, available technical and financial assistance and alternatives for successional planning. Presented by Florida’s Forest Stewardship Program & Florida Society of American Foresters – Suwannee Chapter