2023 Master Logger Water Protection Workshop

When: May 11, 2023 – Fort Kent, ME  &  May 24, 2023 – Jay, ME

Time: 7:45 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Fort Kent, ME & Jay, ME

Cost: Free!

  • What to bring: work boots, hi-vis vests, hard hats (required), face masks (recommended) 
  • Class size limited
  • Lunch will be provided
  • No fee for training
  • Credits for: Society of American Foresters & Master Logger Certification, others pending 

Employees, foremen and owners of Master Logger Certified® companies should join us for an outside, interactive workshop that will cover protecting Water Resources through BMP’s, harvest planning, oil/diesel spill best practices and protecting Riparian habitats. This workshop is for Master Logger Certified companies, but other loggers, foresters, landowners, municipal officials are encouraged to attend pending space.

This workshop will focus on:

  • BMP closeout methods
  • BMP’s for roads, ditches and culverts
  • Oil Spill Handling-IFW
  • Protecting Riparian Habitat

Each logger will enter their name and company name to win a wooden skidder bridge! The more employees you bring the better the chances! We will also be giving away spill kits! Each attendee will receive a Maine BMP Manual.

If you would like to take part in this event, please fill in your details below and you will be automatically registered. Event registration must be completed at least seven (7) days prior to the event.

This workshop is generously sponsored by the US Endowment for Forestry and Communities and so there is no charge.

The United States Endowment for Forestry and Communities, Inc. (the “Endowment”) is a no-profit corporation that works collaboratively with partners in the public and private sectors to advance systemic, transformative and sustainable change for the health and vitality of the nation’s working forest and forest-reliant communities.

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