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Forest Management Pre-Harvest Tour in Myles Standish State Forest

Monday, October 21, 2019
3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Address

194 Cranberry Road, South Carver, MA 02366

Contact for Forest Management Pre-Harvest Tour in Myles Standish State Forest

Peter Church, Director Forest Stewardship

Address

DCR Bureau of Forest Fire Control and Forestry
251 Causeway Street, Suite 900, Boston, MA 02114

Overview of Forest Management Pre-Harvest Tour in Myles Standish State Forest

  • Rain date: This event is rain or shine
  • Fees: Free of charge

Department of Conservation and Recreation will be leading a tour of the planned 184 acre white pine timber sale.  This operation is part of the Myles Standish Complex 10 Year Restoration project.  Our Forester Paul Gregory will be discussing forest management techniques, providing a view of the trees designated for harvest, and explaining how harvest operations will take place.  A detailed silviculture prescription for the harvesting operation will be provided to attendees.  This tour culminates a public process that included a public meeting and a written comment period for the project. 

Meet at the South Regional Headquarters at 194 Cranberry Road in South Carver. For additional information about the tour and DCR forest management on state forests, parks, and reservations, please contact William Hill, Management Forestry Program Supervisor, at 413-545-3891.

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Attendees are encouraged to dress for the weather and to wear sturdy shoes.

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Contact for Forest Management Pre-Harvest Tour in Myles Standish State Forest

Address

DCR Bureau of Forest Fire Control and Forestry
251 Causeway Street, Suite 900, Boston, MA 02114
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