Join the Illinois Forestry Association and the University of Illinois Extension Forestry Program on a Timber Harvest Field Tour. The tour will view a managed forest with a recent timber harvest. Topics to be discussed include tree selection, seedling regeneration, post harvest management, best management practices, invasive species, and others.
Program is free and open to the public, but please RSVP by calling the University of Illinois at 618-695-2441 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Directions to site:
- From Route 145 in Eddyville, take Eddyville Road south towards Golconda.
- Go approximately, 2.5 miles and turn north (left) on Ragan Road.
- Take the first right on Ragan Road (approximately 0.5 mile)
Tour will be entirely outdoors and involve walking through rough uneven terrain. If you need reasonable accommodation to participate in this event inform the University of Illinois when registering. For more information contact Chris Evans at 618-695-3383 or cwevans@Illinois.edu