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Forestry Field Day at Interlochen Center for the Arts

September 9, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm


Sponsored by the Forestry Assistance Program (FAP) of Leelanau, Benzie, and Grand Traverse Conservation Districts and the Michigan Tree Program. Join area forest landowners to learn about:

  • American Tree Farm System
  • Michigan Forest Property Tax Programs
  • Sustainable Forest Management Practices
  • Oak Wilt Management
  • Demonstration of a portable sawmill
  • “Forests for Fish” – how Michigan’s forests provide abundant clean water and quality fish habitat

Presenters include:

  • Daniel Schillinger, Schillinger Forestry and Northern Michigan Tree Doctor
  • Heather Hettinger, DNR Fisheries Biologist
  • Jenna Johnson, DNR Americorps Forest Health Technician
  • Robert Foulkes, Owner White Oak Timber Frames
  • Mary O’Brien and Daniel McCormick, Environmental Artists
  • Kama Ross, Forestry Assistance Program District Forester

Price: $5.00 per person, lunch provided. Reservations are required by September 7th.

Registration: Contact District Forester Kama Ross at 231-256-9783 or


September 9, 2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm


Kama Ross


Interlochen Center for the Arts
4000 Highway M-37
Interlochen, MI 49643 United States
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