Water quality is theme for KWOA/F 2019 Annual Meeting

Plans are well underway for the KWOA/F annual meeting March 26-27 at Pennyrile Forest State Park, nine miles from Dawson Springs. The meeting will begin with outdoor site visits, weather permitting, in the state forest on Tuesday (10A-4P). Attendees should arrive dressed accordingly. Alternatively, power point presentations will presented in the KDF office/classroom building. Registration for the entire meeting (9-10A) and lunch will be in the KDF facility.

Morning topics include management of Pennyrile State Forest, state of its watersheds, biology and field chemistry, habitat and riparian issues, and streams and timber harvesting.

Tuesday evening’s events include a social hour, silent auction, banquet and speakers.

 

 

Wednesday morning’s agenda addresses the state Watershed Watch program, the American Chestnut Foundation, cooperators’ reports and the annual business meeting.

Meeting registration includes Tuesday lunch and the Wednesday evening banquet. Lodging consists of lakeside rooms and cottages.

The room rate at the Resort Park will be $89.95 per night.

 

 

 

 

 

Supplementary Materials

An American Tragedy, How a Mass Extinction Can Help Save Our Forest

Rex Mann | TEDxYoungstown

Rex Mann, is a 40 year veteran of the US Forest service and a smoke jumper many of those years and a member of the American Chestnut Foundation. He  talks about the American Chestnut, restoration and more.