Events & Workshops
Every now and then we like to share our expertise and experiences with a broader audience or in a more condensed format. These seminars and courses are a great way to deliver a large dose of information in a short time period. Please contact us for more information or to sign up.
Tree & Shrub Identification - NC Piedmont
This course is a 3-part series which will equip participants with the knowledge to identify the majority of tree and shrub species found in the piedmont of NC & VA. Different locations are utilized as species compositions change depending on the plant community you're in.
1- Most Common Trees present in a variety of sites.
2- Bottomland & Riparian Communities along creeks and floodplains
3- Uplands & Ridges, including remnant savannas and open woodlands
After learning the 60+ species included in this course, you will have the confidence and background skills to identify most of the 200+ species that exist in this area. Very useful for landowners, hunters, nature-enthusiasts, landscape designers, and trail hikers.
Saving Savannas and Planting Prairies
This one-night seminar will highlight the importance of relic grassland communities and give a brief overview of how to establish an ecologically diverse meadow in open fields.
Using Prescribed Fire for Wildlife