These online modules will give loggers a better understanding of forest management and appropriate applications of silviculture. Course content includes discussion/powerpoints on historical events, current status of New Hampshire forests, Silvicultural principles of New England, Forest types, landowner goals and objectives, tree growth/maturity/vigor, forest regeneration, wildlife habitat, harvesting systems, and loggers function in silviculture.
Online modules will include:
Log scaling demonstration.
Log product selection – observation of log defects and prioritizing the most profitable log product.
Silvicultural field walk, discussion of management objectives, BMPS, and wildlife habitat.
Online Event Instructions
Links to recordings and will be emailed upon registration.
This is an online course with a self-paced series of recorded modules participants must watch and answer questions about.