Washington Hardwoods Commission Annual Symposium...

May 21, 2018 by

This year’s theme at the WHC’s Annual Symposium is “Make Money, Manage Hardwood”. An exciting set of topics and speakers covering many aspects of forestry should make for an enjoyable June 14th at the Allmendinger Center in Puyallup. Commissioner Hillary Franz and House Minority Leader JT Wilcox will speak, there will be focused presentations on Red Alder Management, and a tour of the WSU Research Facility and trial farm plus more. Additional details and registration can be found at HERE.   ...

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NACD Annual Fly-in Report

Apr 9, 2018 by

As part of his trip to Washington D.C. as the WACD Alternate Delegate for the 2018 NACD Annual Fly-In, Larry Davis summarized his experiences and thoughts for those wishing to learn more on the state of the Farm Bill, his meetings with Washington’s Congressional Delegation, and much more. 2018 NACD SPRING FLY-IN...

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Position Announcement-Assist Nursery Manager...

Apr 3, 2018 by

The WACD is now advertising for an Assistant Nursery Manager at our Plant Materials Center dedicated to providing native plants to conservation districts and other in the Northwest. Located in Skagit County, we are seeking an experienced grower/assistant nursery manager with at least three years of experience. Please see the Assistant Nursery Manager Position Announcement for additional information and how to...

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Government to Government Training...

Mar 12, 2018 by

The Governor’s Office of Indian Affairs is sponsoring a one-day training session on the government to government relationship between Washington and the twenty-nine federally recognized tribes within the state. The session covers legal issues, tribal sovereignty, and tribal government, as well as providing a tribal historical perspective. The goal is for attendees to walk away with a better understanding of tribes and the unique culture in each peoples. All events will run from 8:30-4:30. The cost is $110 per person. Dates March 2 at the USDA building in Olympia. March 9 at DSHS/Vancouver Community Services Office. March 27 at the DSHS/Aberdeen Community Services Office. April 3 at the DSHS Tacoma Division of Child Support. April 10 at the DSHS/Yakima Community Services Office. May 1 at the DSHS/Mount Vernon Community Services Office. May 8 at...

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Working Forests for Landowners Event...

Feb 15, 2018 by

There will be an informative event in Dayton on March 24th for working forest landowners. Natural resource professionals will be at the Columbia County Fairgrounds to help landowners accomplish management goals, protect the health and beauty of their forests, protect their financial investments, and reduce risks. Lunch options are available, and the early registration is only $10. Join the WSU Forestry Extension and learn how to put your forest to work! Please see their brochure for more...

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Palouse Land Trust Position Vacancy...

Jan 24, 2018 by

The Palouse Land Trust is looking for a new Executive Director. Please see their job announcement and position description for more information. Palouse Land Trust Job Announcement Palouse Land Trust Position...

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