This event is FREE, but please register below for planning purposes!
Bring your own lunch!!
Meet-up time and location:
9:30 AM, May 2: Meet at the Ouachita National Forest, Poteau - Coldsprings District office in Waldron. Address: 1541 State Hwy 248, Waldron, Ar. MAP
Join us on this renowned field tour focused on a pine-bluestem restoration project at the Ouachita National Forest near Waldron, Arkansas. This area has been managed for decades using fire, benefiting many species from bobwhites to red-cockaded woodpeckers. The Pine-Bluestem Buffalo Road tour is a must-see for professionals, whether seeing it for the first time or revisiting this dynamic ecosystem. Experts will provide insights about management practices and effects.
Continuing education credits for the Society of American Foresters and The Wildlife Society anticipated!