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1st Annual Women and Their Woods Workshop

June 15 @ 8:00 am - 3:45 pm

$35

1st Annual RVC Women and Their Woods Workshop

“Connecting, educating and empowering women to take better care of their woods.”

sponsored by the NJ Conservation Foundation

Join us for our first annual workshop for women landowners interested in learning more about why and how to take care of their forests. Topics will address forest health, best management practices, financial benefits of protecting the forest, including forestry stewardship plans and stewardship assistance programs. Learn about native woodland plants, holistic restoration, butterflies and insects, alternate treatment for invasive plants, practical applications and more. This women-only workshop will be held at private property with 142 acres of land in Hardwick NJ and begins at 8 am.

Rachel of Wild Ridge Plants will offer a program about restoring the forest understory with edible and medicinal native plants.

Some outdoor exploration will be included, please wear appropriate clothing and footwear.

Registration is $35 and includes full day of programming, continental breakfast and luncheon. Click here to sign up.

Details

Date:
June 15
Time:
8:00 am - 3:45 pm
Cost:
$35
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Website:
http://www.ridgeandvalleyconservancy.org/events

Organizers

Ridge and Valley Conservancy
New Jersey Conservation Foundation