Ohio River Valley Woodlands and Wildlife Workshop
Ohio River Valley Woodlands and Wildlife Workshop

Topics and Agenda

Topics and Agenda

Topics and Agenda

2022 Schedule

Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Three sessions will occur during each time slot, please come prepared for the session you would like to attend. 

8:30 - 9:15 a.m.  -
Registration and breakfast snacks 

9:15 a.m. 
Trail planning, design, construction, and maintenance – 
Chad Irey, Dirt Artisans

10:30 a.m.
Woodland Boundaries -
Mark Rickey, ODNR Division of Forestry and Dave Apsley, Ohio State University Extension

8:30 - 9:15 a.m.  -
Registration and breakfast snacks 

9:15 a.m.
Tree Identification –
Doug McLaren, UK Forestry and Natural Resources - Extension

10:30 a.m. 
Cook Wild Kentucky –
Martha Yount, University of Kentucky

8:30 - 9:15 a.m.  -
Registration and breakfast snacks 

9:15 a.m.
Monarch habitat design and conservation opportunities –
Adam Baker, University of Kentucky

10:30 a.m.
Managing Woodlands for Forest Songbirds –
Brian MacGowan, Purdue University Department of Forestry and Natural Resources

11:30 - Lunch provided on site.

11:30 - Lunch provided on site.

11:30 - Lunch provided on site.

12:30 p.m.
Pawpaws: A Native Ohio Valley Fruit Crop –
Sheri Crabtree, Kentucky State University

1:30 p.m. 
Maple Syrup –
Jacob Muller, UK Forestry and Natural Resources - Extension 

2:30 p.m. - Adjourn

12:30 p.m.
The Big, The Bad, and The Ugly – An Invasive Species Update -
Ellen Crocker, UK Forestry and Natural Resources - Extension and Amy Stone, Ohio State University Extension

1:30 p.m. 
What Market and Timber Fluctuation Mean for You? -
Sayeed Mehmood, Ohio State University Extension

2:30 p.m. - Adjourn

12:30 p.m.
A Practical Approach to Safety in Your Woods -
Don Carlson, Purdue University Department of Forestry and Natural Resources

1:30 p.m.
Coyotes –
Marne Titchenell, Ohio State University Extension

2:30 p.m. - Adjourn

Contact Information

Reneé Williams
Information Specialist Senior

216 T.P. Cooper Building Lexington, KY 40546-0073

+1 (859) 257-7597

forestry.extension@uky.edu