Welcome to the Massachusetts Forest Alliance Events Calendar!
Here you can easily navigate the calendar below to view MFA events, meetings and workshops. In addition to MFA sponsored events, we also list other workshops and meetings hosted by third party organizations relevant to our membership. To find out more about an event, simply click on it for complete details. To search events by category, click on the ‘Categories’ button to select which categories to turn on and off.
Tom Rawinski of the U.S. Forest Service will discuss the impacts of white-tailed deer in forests in the Northeast in a webinar from Harvard Forest.
To access the webinar, go to
A farm & forest tour led by Bob Rausch will show the stewardship activities that have been used on Gould Farm to manage woodlands and harvest forest and farm products. Come chat with local woodland owners, foresters, and other land conservation professionals about options for you and your land. This is a great opportunity to share information and ask questions about woodlands, wildlife, and farm management.
Eric Rutkow will discuss his book, American Canopy: Trees, Forests and the Making of a Nation, in a lecture at the Arnold Arboretum’s Hunnewell Building in Boston from 7 to 8:30 pm on November 6th.
For information, see www.arboretum.harvard.edu
A Project Learning Tree Workshop for Early Childhood Educators will be held at the Quabbin Reservoir Training Center in Belchertown on November 8th from 9 am to noon. The workshop is aimed at educators working with children between 3 and 6 years old. The $15 workshop fee includes PLT’s Early Childhood Curriculum Guide, a music CD, and supporting materials.
Register by November 1st
Darren Ranco, Associate Professor of Anthropology and Coordinator of Native American Research, University of Maine, will give a lecture on Protecting the Ash Tree: Wabanaki Diplomacy and Sustainability Science in Maine at the Geological Lecture Hall at Harvard University from 6 to 7 pm on November 18th.