Wisconsin Event

Spring Field Trip 2021

Dick Powell’s place near Spring Green

DATE:

May 22, 2021

Location:

4377 Percussion Rock Road, Spring Green, WI 53588

Description:

Presentations and field site visits.

Status:

upcoming

Additional
information:

  • Directions: 6 miles south of Spring Green or 12 miles north of Dodgeville on Highway 23, turn west on to Percussion Rock Road, travel 1.8 miles to fire number 4377, turn left into driveway.
  • Lunch will be brats and burgers with soda, coffee, and water available. Please bring a brown bag lunch if you have special/safety dietary concerns.
  • Bathroom available
  • Moderate terrain. Walking distance ~1 mile.

Description

Theme for the day is long term planning for impovement of quality and volume for walnut or hardwoods.

Schedule

8:30 Meet and greet (coffee and snacks)

9:00 Brief chapter business updates.

9:30 Tour of improvement project on low volume woodland

10:30 Tour of walnut regeneration project in old pasture

11:45 Lunch

12:45 Presentation. "Blue Bird Habitat" by Dale and Doris Moody

1:00 Timber sales. Contract considerations

2:30 Tour tree planting in woods

3:00 Adjourn

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