Author Archive | Carol Morrison

Winter Tree Identification Walk and Potluck Lunch

Saturday, February 25 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Windham Regional Woodlands Association presents a winter tree identification walk on Ballou Mountain in Halifax, Vermont, led by County Forester Bill Guenther. Ballou Mountain has an interesting diversity of hardwood and coniferous trees. The walk will begin at 10:00 a.m., followed by a potluck lunch around noon. […]

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Timber Harvest For Habitat At Molly Stark State Park

Friday, February 24, 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. – Windham Regional Woodlands Association and Hogback Mountain Conservation Association present a tour of an active timber harvest at Molly Stark State Park in Marlboro, Vt. The intent of the harvest is to enhance habitat for snowshoe hares while protecting existing recreation trails and park infrastructure. The […]

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Nov. 5 Forest Management Tour Quabbin Watershed

Quabbin Watershed Forest Management Tour Red Pine Scale & Plantation Conversion: from monoculture to diverse native forest Red Pine Scale mortality at the Quabbin boat cove 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Saturday, November 5, 2016 (Rain date: November 6) Tour starts at the Quabbin Visitor’s Center 485 Ware Road (Route 9), Belchertown, MA Wear sturdy […]

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Trees and Trout

Wednesday, October 12th at 7:30 p.m. – Windham Regional Woodlands Association presents a talk by Vermont State Representative David L. Deen, Chairperson of the House Committee on Fish, Wildlife, & Water Resources and Upper Valley River Steward of the Connecticut River Watershed Council. Representative Deen will explain the inseparable connection between trees and trout. You […]

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Restoring Stream Connectivity

Thursday, October 6th at 7:00 p.m. – Erin Rodgers, Trout Unlimited’s Western New England Culvert Project Coordinator, will present one of Trout Unlimited’s major goals; maintaining and restoring connectivity of rivers. Dr. Rogers will discuss her group’s work in correcting faulty culverts and restoring riparian habitat to allow fish and other aquatic organisms to have […]

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