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PNW-SRM MEETINGS

Ecological Site Description Field Day: Friday, October 27, 2023. Leahy Junction, WA

Hosted by WA Chapter.  Open to all.

Presenter, Kevin Guinn, NRCS State Range Conservationist (Ret.) and eastern WA Ecological Site Describer Extraordinaire
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:
     1. A better understanding of ecological sites and and how one eco site differs from other ecological sites
     2. State and Transdel (STM) – difference between states and community phases, between community pathways and transitions
     3. Importance of Major Land Resource Areas (MLRAs).  Eco sites are grouped by MLRA
     3. Ecological sites – provide foundational information; a great communication tool
  • Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Come prepared.  We’ll be far from amenities.  Porta-potty on site.
  • What to bring? cap, lawn or folding chair, field clothing, camera, notepad and pen, water and lunch
  • SRM Rangeland Professional CED’s applied for
Need more info?  Contact WA Chapter President, Craig Madsen 
  • RSVP below by Wednesday, October 25 .  Thereafter, bring coffee and donuts for the whole crew.

Preview what you will learn. Which ecological site descriptions do you choose? Go on, try it.