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The WSU Forestry and Wildlife Extension program provides education and information about forest management to private forest landowners as well as the general public. We offer classes, workshops, and field days as well as publications, videos, and online resources to help you achieve your goals as a forest owner. We invite you to browse the vast resources on this site. If you have questions or need additional information, please don't hesitate to contact us.


Forest Stewardship University

Forest Stewardship University offers a complete online education experience, featuring over 20 online mini-courses on a wide range of topics specific to Washington forests.


Forest Stewardship Notes

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Local Extension Forestry Programs


Find Help on the Web

Below are some WSU Extension resources of particular interest to many forest landowners. Many of our other resources are also available online.

 Forestry Education and Assistance for Washington Forest Landowners - A directory of key agencies and contacts for forest owners throughout Washington.

Consulting Foresters Directory - A listing of private consultants that can help you carry out forest management activities

Small Scale Sawmill Directory - A database to link forest owners with local wood utillizers.



Upcoming Events

State of the States - Forest Health in Washington and Oregon

             Vancouver, WA -             Feb. 26 Website 

Qualified Tree Farm Inspector Training

2014 Forest Stewardship Coached Planning Classes

Thinning and Pruning Field Day

Shiitake Mushroom Cultivation Workshop

New On-line Classes:

Animal Damage Control

New Publications:

Fall 2013 Forest Stewardship Notes

Forest Soil Data for Your Forest Stewardship Plan



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