Sun, May 22

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Forest County 4-H Center

Get to Know the Woods: Tree ID and Intro to Forest Ecology

Join PSU Extension forestry and wildlife experts for a walk in the woods this spring. Learn the basics of how the woods work: different species and their strategies for growth, how forests develop and change over time, how disturbances affect the forest community.

Get to Know the Woods: Tree ID and Intro to Forest Ecology

Time & Location

May 22, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

Forest County 4-H Center, 170 4 H Rd, Tionesta, PA 16353, USA

About The Event

Each event around the state will vary slightly; some will focus more on tree identification, while others may illustrate specific features of local forests, for example. Bring your questions, as well as sturdy footwear, and supplies for a short hike. This program will be outdoors and involves walking on gravel roads or uneven trail surfaces.

Who is this for?

• The general public

• Anyone interested in learning about trees and forests 

What will you learn?

• Different tree/plant species and their strategies for growth

• How forests develop and change over time

• How disturbances affect the forest community

• The basics behind some forest management decisions

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