Basic Tree Identification

Posted Sept. 12, 2013, at 3:15 p.m.
Last modified Sept. 28, 2013, at 1:48 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013 9 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Location: Central Region Office, Maine Forest Service, 87 Airport Road, Old Town, Maine

For more information: Larry Beauregard

Sponsored by the Penobscot Valley Chapter of SWOAM, this program is designed to help you to better understand how to identify the species of trees that inhabit the woodlands of our region. Though it is Intended primarily for beginners, there will be items of interest to veterans as well. Learn how to use a dichotomous key and gain practical experience in identifying a sample of conifers and hardwoods. The presentation is based on “The Forest Trees of Maine” centennial edition, published by the Maine Forest Service. If you have a copy, please bring it with you.