Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County offers workshops, tours, site visits and other educational programs for private forest owners interested in timber production, wildlife management, and related topics.
Information & Workshops:
If you would like to receive information on workshops and other educational opportunities you can join the Broome & Chenango Counties forestry listserv by emailing Kevin Mathers at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Master Forest Owner (MFO) Landowner Visits
Master Forest Owner (MFO) volunteers are graduates of a 4-day training program where they learn about timber and wildlife management, forest economics, and ecology. MFO volunteers conduct free site visits for landowners with woodlots. To arrange a visit the Master Forest Owner Program site: https://blogs.cornell.edu/ccemfo/
Cornell University Department of Natural Resource Forestry Page:
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation:
New York Forest Owners Association:
Last updated May 30, 2017