Presentation on theme: "Small Woodland Management By Angela Gupta, U of MN Extension Barb Spears, TWF Consulting, LLC Art Widerstrom, MN DNR."— Presentation transcript:
Small Woodland Management By Angela Gupta, U of MN Extension Barb Spears, TWF Consulting, LLC Art Widerstrom, MN DNR
Resources Resource List
Overview What is Small Woodland Management Your Goals Assessing & Inventory Your Plan Management Options Larry Lefever/Grant Heilman Photography
Goal Setting This guys cute but I think the binoculars imply looking forward better… Can you get the other pic? Barb cute pic of boy and binoculars on pg 4 Dennis Haugen
Goal Setting General Guidelines to Consider: Encourage native species Discourage invasive species Minimize runoff Avoid construction damage Remember your neighbors Dennis Haugen
Goal Setting - Homework Insert homework page for discussion…Barb youre working on that right?
Assessing & Inventory Connectivity
Assessing & Inventory Photo by Soil-Science.info USDAs Plant Hardiness Zones
Assessing & Inventory
Bill Beatty, Wild and Natural Special Forest Products Can you include the maple syrup picture from page 35? Something to diversify from mushrooms…
Your Plan Develop your own land management plan! Include: Your goals Your inventory Your management objectives
Your Plan Id like to put several images of these various plans. I realize they likely wont look like much, just paper and words, but Id like to stack them so folks realize there are some options. Do either of you have plan covers you can scan in?
Develop a Plan I dont know the plans well enough – but should we recommend one of the plans mentioned on the previous slide and talk about it in more detail? Or we could have a plan as an example and talk through it to review imporant sections…
Management Options Improving wildlife habitat and viewing