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Pennsylvania Forest Industry: Forests of Many Uses

Pennsylvania Forest Industry: Forests of Many Uses

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Date: Thursday, June 27
Time: 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Age: All ages
Location: Nature Center
FREE, pre-registration preferred

Healthy "working forests" provide clean air and water, wildlife habitat, recreation and green space. They also provide jobs and the beautiful wood products that fuel our daily lives! Learn about the many uses and types of forest products, sustainable forest management, the importance of active management for healthy "working" forests, and about current threats to PA forests. This program will be presented by the Allegheny Hardwood Utilization Group (AHUG). AHUG provides education on sustainable forestry, the role of working forests in PA, responsible timber harvesting, wood products, and all the great careers available in the Pennsylvania forest and wood products industry.