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WSU Extension, Island County Providing access to WSU resources and programming to Island County

Forestry

Extension Forestry Services

Locally-based Washington State University faculty and staff dedicated to providing objective, research-based education and resources for owners of forested and wooded property in a five-county region in the Puget Sound Area, from the Cascade foothills to Vashon, Camano, Whidbey, and the San Juan Islands. WSU Extension Forestry has additional forestry programs that serve other parts of the state.

Upcoming Webinars 

Pre-register here for free live webinars on various forest stewardship topics.

Forestry Resources

Find dozens of articles and websites relating to forestry.  The wide range of topics covers everything from thinning timber to dealing with climate change.

WSU Forestry Degrees

The forestry major at WSU is an interdisciplinary program that prepares students to make a positive impact locally and globally by creating, managing, conserving, and repairing forested ecosystems. The program builds on a strong foundation in science, with an emphasis on forest ecosystems and lots of hands-on experience in forest measurements and sampling.