Scheduled Dates

11/3/2020   12:00 PM  01:00 PM

Hear from the Experts - WDNR Forestry Lecture Series: Public Benefits from Private Forests

The will be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020
From 12:00 PM until 01:00 PM

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Located in : Online, Webinar
Instructor: Gretchen Marshall

Hear from the Experts: WDNR Forestry Lecture Series sponsored by LEAF.

Join LEAF staff and DNR experts over your lunch-hour as we explore different topics in the world of forestry. Each online session will provide background content about the day’s scheduled forestry topic, mention career pathways for students, and allow question and answer time for participants to interact with the presenter.

Public Benefits from Private Forests

Did you know that the majority the forest land in Wisconsin is owned by families and individuals? Why is good stewardship of these forestlands important to Wisconsin? Learn about the importance of private forestlands and the support offered to these woodland owners to help them practice sustainable forestry.

Additional Information

Presenter: Ron Gropp

Presenter Bio: Ron Gropp is a Private Forestry Specialist with the Department of Natural Resources – Division of Forestry. Ron has been with the DNR since 2007. Prior to that, Ron worked for 15 years with the Utah DNR – Division of Forestry, Fire & State Lands where he held several positions involving both forest and fire management capacities. Ron holds a BS degree in Forest Management from UW – Madison. 

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