Birding

Young Forest Habitat Management Workshop

Saturday, June 10, 2017
9:00am - 2:30pmRedwood, New York

Location Details

Indian River Lakes Conservancy - Redwood Hill Preserve, trailside classroom

44010 Stine Road, Redwood, 13679

From NYS Route 3y in the hamlet of Redwood

  1. Turn northeast on Stine Rd.
  2. Travel approximately 0.4 miles to the Preserve entrance on your right. Note that you will pass the IRLC office on the right just before reaching the Redwood Hill Preserve drive.

Young Forest Habitat Management Workshop

June 10, 2017 - Redwood, NY

To register, contact Linnea Rowse at lrowse@audubon.org or (315) 221-5867.

Bird-Focused Habitat Management Workshop to be held on June 10 for St. Lawrence Valley Land Owners

The landowner workshop scheduled for Saturday, June 10, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., at Indian River Lakes Conservancy’s Redwood Hill Preserve trailside classroom - 44010 Stine Road, Redwood, NY 13679, will offer participants the chance to learn successful strategies and techniques for maintaining high-quality habitat on their land to support the needs of birds and other wildlife.

The Saint Lawrence Valley provides a patchwork landscape of forests, wetlands, and grassland essential to the survival of at-risk bird species such as Golden-winged Warbler, American Woodcock, Brown Thrasher, and many others.

Individual and family land owners are encouraged to attend and learn about habitat needs of songbirds, game species, and other wildlife. Resources are available to help you manage your land for young forest.

Expert Presentations From: Audubon New York, USDA – NRCS, NYS-DEC, Clarkson University, and local land trusts.

For more info, visit: ny.audubon.org/forestworkshop

The workshop is free but registration is required. Registration deadline is Friday, June 9. To register, contact Linnea Rowse at lrowse@audubon.org or (315) 221-5867. Registrants should plan to arrive at 8:30 a.m. for registration and refreshments. The workshop goes from 9:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. followed by a woods walk from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. A free pizza lunch will be provided.