Forest Health Protection: Training

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 Upcoming Courses

Region 2 Forest Health Protection is sponsoring two training sessions this year:

WHAT:

  •  Forest Insect and Disease Identification and Management will be held June 14-15, 2016 (8 AM to 5 PM both days)
  • Hazard Tree Management (short-course) will immediately follow on June 16, 2016 (8 AM to 5 PM)

Please note: Insect and Disease Identification and Management is a required prerequisite for the Hazard Tree Management short-course.
 

WHERE:

Both session will be held at the Monument Fire Center in Monument Colorado with field trips in the greater Colorado Springs area.
 

PARTICIPATION AND COST:

Representatives of any agency or enterprise with involvement in forest health management may participate. There is no cost for the courses, but participants are responsible for travel, lodging, and food.
 

TO REGISTER:

USFS employees must enroll in the course through AGLEARN.

All other interested parties can enroll by contacting Kelly S. Burns, USDA Forest Service, Forest Health Protection, (303) 236-8006 or ksburns@fs.fed.us

 

Past Courses

  • Hazard Tree Management, Woodland Park, CO, June 2015
  • Regional Qualified Cruiser, Rapid City, SD, June 2015
  • Insect and Disease Identification and Management, Rapid City, SD, June 2015
  • Hazard Tree Management Training, Gunnison, CO, June 2014
  • Insect and Disease Identification and Management Training, Gunnison, CO June 2014
  • New Employee Orientation Hazard Tree Component, Rapid City, SD, June 2013
  • Hazard Tree Management Training, Laramie, WY, June 2013
  • Insect and Disease Identification and Management Training, Laramie, WY, June 2013
  • Insect and Disease Training, Sheridan, WY; June 2012
  • Qualified Cruiser Training, Rapid City, SD; June 2012
  • Hazard Tree Review Workshop, Halsey, NE; May 2012
  • Hazard Tree Review Workshop, Chadron, NE; April 2012
  • Permittee Hazard Tree Awareness Workshop, Dubois, WY; April 2012
  • Insect & Disease/Hazard Tree Training, South Fork, CO; June 2011
  • Hazard Tree Management Training, Buffalo, WY; May 2011
  • Hazard Tree Assessment Course, Boulder, CO; November 2010
  • Insect and Disease Training, Frisco, CO; June 2010
  • Hazard Tree Management Training, Frisco, CO; June 2010
  • Hazard Tree Awareness Training, Custer, SD; May 2010
  • Hazard Tree Awareness Training, Rapid City, SD; May 2010
  • Hazard Tree Management Training, Rapid City, SD; March 2010
  • Hazard Trees - "What to look for?" at the Black Hills Lands Management Staff Meeting, Rapid City, SD; February 2010
  • Hazard Tree Management Training, Cody, WY; October 2009
  • Hazard Tree Management Training, Cody, WY; June 2009
  • Forest Insect and Disease Identification and Management Training, Cody, WY; June 2009