The Woods in Your Backyard: Learning to Create and Enhance Natural Areas Around Your Home
Join the Maryland Forest Service and the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay for this cool workshop. Small lots are a big deal! Owners of even just a few acres can make a positive difference when they work together. By enhancing wooded areas or creating natural areas on your lot, you can enjoy recreation, aesthetics, wildlife and improved water quality.
Workshop topics include: forest ecology, wildlife habitat enhancement, woodland inventory, tree/shrub ID, tree planting/care, invasive species control, planning.
Saturday, January 21, 9am til 4pm, at Ole Mink Farm Recreation Resort, 12806 Mink Farm Road, Thurmont, MD 21788. The registration price of $5 covers course manual, materials, and light refreshments. Please pay at the event. If paying by check, make payable to Catoctin Land Trust.