Calendar

Jul
7
Tue
Board Meeting: Location & Time Change @ Graves Mountain Lodge
Jul 7 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Contact 540-825-8591 if you wish to attend.

Jul
10
Fri
A Nature Walk: 15 Minutes in the Forest @ Zoom
Jul 10 @ 12:00 pm – 12:15 pm

VCE’s Karen Snape will take you on a nature walk.  Join via Zoom.

Jul
17
Fri
The Big Tree Program: 15 Minutes in the Forest @ Zoom
Jul 17 @ 12:00 pm – 12:15 pm

VCE’s Bill Worrell and Virginia Tech’s Eric Wiseman will visit one of Virginia’s Big Tree Champions and explain the Big Tree Program and how you can get involved.  Join via Zoom.

Jul
21
Tue
Committee Meetings
Jul 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Jul
29
Wed
Rappahannock River Commission Technical Committee @ GWRC
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Aug
4
Tue
Board Meeting
Aug 4 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Aug
6
Thu
Woodland Landowners’ Retreat Galax @ Matthews State Forest
Aug 6 @ 12:00 pm – Aug 8 @ 12:30 pm

** May be held virtually depending on COVID-19 updates

Developed for landowners new to woodland management, this entry-level program covers the basics of keeping your woods and wildlife healthy and productive, while working towards meeting your ownership goals.  A combination of classroom, field trip, and hands-on activities are used to explore these concepts of sustainability.  A variety of natural resource professionals will be available throughout the program.

Registration fees includes 3 meals on Friday, 2 meals on Saturday, refreshments, field trip transportation, and all materials.

On-site lodging is available and encouraged.

Aug
11
Tue
Seeing the Forest through the Trees: VA Forestry Summit @ Hotel Madison
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – Aug 14 @ 12:30 pm

Details TBA. Rescheduled from April 2020

Aug
14
Fri
Timber Cruise Workshop @ Hotel Madison
Aug 14 @ 9:00 am – 3:45 pm

Learn how volume and value are calculated for stands of timber.  This workshop will provide you with hands-on experience creating and implementing a timber cruise on your property.

Registration opens in June.

Aug
18
Tue
Committee Meetings
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm