2019 Vermont State Lands Timber Purchasers Meeting

Session 1:

Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation will be holding a State Lands Timber Purchaser’s Meeting for those interested in bidding on State Lands Timber Sales. Topics will include, Timber Harvesting on State Lands (2018 accomplishments, 2019 planned sales & safety planning); VT Logger Safety & Workers’ Comp Insurance Program; Watershed Forestry Program Updates; EAB Updates. 

Session 2:

Introduction to Avenza Maps and Smartphone Apps in planning forest operations. Afternoon field session: In the woods using Avenza Maps to calculate the cost of AMP implementation and closeout work on logging operations. Field session is rain or shine. *It is recommended that you download Avenza Maps before the meeting. The free version of Avenza Maps can be downloaded for training purposes only, and if users plan to use it in the woods commercially, they need to purchase the Pro version. 

Meeting Agenda

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Cost: Free

Bring your own lunch

Attendance at the Avenza workshop is approved for 8 LEAP credits and SAF 4.5 Cat 1 & .5 Cat 2 SAF CFE credits.

Questions? Contact Paul Frederick, Wood Utilization and Wood Energy Program Leader

Event Date: 
Monday, May 13, 2019 - 8:00am