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Timber workshop set in Orofino

Event on April 11 and 13

— “Managing Your Own Timber Sale 101: A Workshop for Private Landowners,” will be held in Orofino on April 11 and 13.

University of Idaho Extension—Clearwater County is offering the two-day workshop, noting that, “Active management of your forest can improve forest stand conditions, increase biodiversity and habitat for wildlife, and provide a substantial economic return.”

This workshop will provide the basics for planning and managing a successful harvest and sale, as well as provide resources for where to go for more in-depth information.

Sign-in both evenings starts at 6 p.m., and ends at 8:30 p.m. Four Idaho Pro-Logger credits will be available.

For April 11: Planning & Managing a Timber Harvest on Your Property, Bill Warren, University of Idaho Extension, Clearwater County.

For April 13: What Landowners Should Know About the Idaho Forest Practices Act When Managing a Timber Sale, Chris Gerhart, Idaho Department of Lands.

Workshops will be held at the University of Idaho Extension Office, 2200 Michigan Ave., Orofino. Registration is $15. Return registrations with payment to the University of Idaho Extension, Clearwater County, 2200 Michigan Ave. Orofino, ID 83544. For information: 476-4434 or


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