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March 2019

Blindman River Restoration Project Info Session

March 27 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Forshee Community Hall, Range Rd 20
Bentley, Alberta T0C 0J0 Canada
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Landowners are invited to attend a session to learn more about the health and ecology of the Blindman River and…

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April 2019

Willow Cuttings Workshop

April 24 @ 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Carvel Hall, 52511 SH770, Lot 3A
Parkland County, AB T0E 0H0 Canada
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Are you a landowner who wants to have more forest cover around your stream, wetland, or lake? Come learn how…

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Flagstaff County Bumblebee House Building Workshop

April 29 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Flagstaff County Office, 12435 Twp Rd 442
Sedgewick, Alberta T0B 4C0 Canada
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Join us in Flagstaff County and learn about the lives and needs of bumblebees and other pollinators while building a…

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May 2019

BMPs on Private Forested Lands Workshop

May 11 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Want to make the most out of your woodlot or forested area? At this workshop private landowners will learn: Best…

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Bigstone Creek Tree Planting Workshop

Interested in learning how to convert an old pasture into a diverse forest full of wildlife? Join us for a…

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June 2019

Eco-Buffer Planting Workshop

June 5 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Renewable Energy Learning Centre, Lakeland College, 5707 College Drive
Vermilion, Alberta T9X 1K5 Canada
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Eco-Buffers are diverse, high-density, shelterbelts that look and act like a natural forest! Join the Agroforestry and Woodlot Extension Society…

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Blindman River Community Planting Day

June 7 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bentley, AB, Highway 20 and Highway 12
Bentley, Alberta Canada
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Join us for a day of riparian restoration to improve the health of the Blindman River! Occurring at the Oostenbrink…

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River Revival Vegreville

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Vegreville Regional Museum, 14413 Alberta 16A
Vegreville, Alberta T9C 1R3 Canada
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On June 8th from 10am - 2pm, join the North Saskatchewan Watershed Alliance (NSWA), the Town of Vegreville, and the Agroforestry Woodlot Extension Society (AWES) for a River Revival in Vegreville!

LEARN how native trees and wildflowers improve the riverbank and provide habitat for birds and pollinators. AWES and the NSWA will talk about “Eco-buffer 101”, and “What’s in Your Watershed?”. PLANT an “eco-buffer” of seedlings at our Vegreville demonstration site. (Demonstration provided. Bring gardening gloves and a spade if you have one. Extra spades will be available). CELEBRATE the enhancement of our local river site through family-friendly and kids' activities and refreshments. (Food available for a small cost)

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Best Management Practices on Forested Managed Lands ***Cancelled***

June 17 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Flatbush Community Complex, AB-44 and Township Road 661
Flatbush, Alberta T0G 0Z0 Canada
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Join the Agroforestry and Woodlot Society in conjunction with the Municipal District of Lesser Slave River at the Flatbush Community Complex on Monday June 17th, 2019 for a day of woodlot management benefits and techniques.
At this workshop private landowners will learn:
Best management practices on forested private lands
How forested lands contribute economically and environmentally
Management to maximize ecological and economic value
Maintenance & restoration leads to healthier woodlots
Plus: Outdoor Field Visits in the afternoon

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AWES 2019 Annual General Meeting

June 21 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Joussard Community Hall Joussard, Alberta T0G 1J0 Canada + Google Map

Join the Agroforestry & Woodlot Extension Society for their 2019 Annual general Meeting being hosted by Big Lakes County at the Joussard Community Hall in Joussard AB. The agenda consists of general business, AWES program updates, Watershed projects, lunch, and a tour with Vanderwell Contractors. Dress for the weather and RSVP in advance.

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