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Description: Woodland Stewards: A regional Extension program for landowners.


Getting to know your woodlands: A primer for beginners

Join other woodland landowners through out the region to learn about how you can take better care of your woodlands. This is a regional Extension course being offered in 5 sessions.  The first four sessions are webinars hosted by your local Extension center on Thursdays from 7-9 PM from February 21, 2019 to March 14, 2019. 

February 21, 2019: 7-9 PM   Getting to know your Woodlands, learn how natural and human forests have shaped the forest in this region and the importance of this knowledge when developing management plans and practices on their forests.

February 28, 2019: 7-9 PM Managing your Woodlands, learn about the basics of pine and hardwood management with tips on managing for the future.

March 7, 2019: 7-9 PM  Identifying and Managing Woodland Threats, learn about forest health with emphasis on a few basic pest principles, model example of each threat, and some simple practices to help ensure your woodland remains healthy and productive.

March 14, 2019: 7-9 PM  Wildlife and Woodlands, learn about wildlife and your woodlands with a focus on wildlife habitat requirements and enhancing habitat for game and non-game wildlife.

An optional fifth session maybe offered by the local Extension center. To participate in this course contact one of the following Extension offices.

Anson - https://anson.ces.ncsu.edu
Cherokee - https://cherokee.ces.ncsu.edu/
Cleveland - https://cleveland.ces.ncsu.edu/
Cumberland - https://cumberland.ces.ncsu.edu/
Franklin - https://franklin.ces.ncsu.edu/
Gates - https://gates.ces.ncsu.edu/
Harnett - https://harnett.ces.ncsu.edu/
Lee - https://lee.ces.ncsu.edu/
Mitchell - https://mitchell.ces.ncsu.edu/
Moore - https://moore.ces.ncsu.edu/
Pender - https://pender.ces.ncsu.edu/
Rockingham - https://rockingham.ces.ncsu.edu/
Feb 28 Thu

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North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, USA North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, USA Dare County Center Started 2 days ago
Jun 25 2019
TODAY
9 hours away
Description:

PLEASE BRING A PACKED LUNCH.
-Are you interested in trying out the Eastern 4-H Center but you're not sure about registering for 4-H State Camp yet?
-Dare County 4-H will take a day trip to the Eastern 4-H Center in Columbia, NC! Day campers will get the opportunity to try canoeing, archery, swimming, and more!

Ages: 8-18
Cost: Free
Time: 9 AM-3:30 PM
Location:
Depart from Dare County Cooperative Extension and travel to the Eastern 4-H Center
517 Budleigh Street, Manteo, NC 27954

Jun 25 Tue
Dare County Arboretum and Teaching Garden, 008165006, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948, USA Dare County Arboretum and Teaching Garden, 008165006, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948, USA Dare County Center Tomorrow
Description:

Join the Dare County Extension Master Gardeners at the Arboretum and Teaching Garden for a Talk & Tour.

Gardening in the Arboretum Dates:

June 26: Demo Garden Reveal - tour the New planting beds.

July 17: Turf "Show & Tell" & Butterfly Garden Tour.

Aug 14: Get Ready for Fall - Pruning Demo & Bulb Planting Guide

*This program is free and open to the public. Reservations are not required.*

Jun 26 Wed
517 Budleigh St, Manteo, NC 27954, USA 517 Budleigh St, Manteo, NC 27954, USA Dare County Center 2 days away
Description:

THIS WORKSHOP INCLUDES LUNCH.
-This workshop will include planting an herb garden, making an herb-inspired lunch, and taking a trip to the Roanoke Island Community Garden!

Ages: 8-18
Cost: Free
Time: 10 AM-3 PM
Location:
Dare County Cooperative Extension
517 Budleigh Street, Manteo, NC 27954

Jun 27 Thu
3 days away
Description:
Jun 28 Fri
1 week away
Description:

PLEASE BRING A PACKED LUNCH.
-Dare County 4-H will partner with the NC Coastal Federation to provide a hands-on, service-oriented, and ecology-focused workshop!
-The day will begin with planting marsh grass at a Coastal Federation site along the beach. Marsh grass is important for shoreline stabilization, provides habitat for our Dare County critters, and prevents erosion. This will give Dare County 4-Hers the opportunity to give back to the community whilst learning about the environmental aspects of shoreline restoration.
-After spending the morning in the sun, we will retreat to the Coastal Federation office in Wanchese to discover some of the amazing characteristics of marshes!

Ages: 8-18
Cost: Free
Time: 9 AM-2 PM

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