The Wisconsin Forestry Center (WFC) is an outgrowth of the Forestry Education and Development Initiative (FEDI). The WFC is dedicated to serving the needs of Wisconsin's forestry community through partner-driven professional and workforce development, applied research, and community outreach initiatives that promote vibrant, sustainable forests and forest-based economies. 



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In this workshop we will explore how defects move through a log by evaluating the standing stock of three species, cutting them down, merchandising and grading the down logs, and milling them on site. Learn more and register for this workshop!

In this workshop we will we will cover winter tree identification through a combination of presentations, in-field tree identification, and twig identification practice. Learn more and register for this workshop!

This 100% 
online course is an overview of North American Electrical Systems. It is the first course in the UVM ProgramLearn more and register HERE.

Sometimes it's difficult to get the right seedbed, especially when natural disturbances such as fire are lacking. Luckily foresters have another tool at their disposal: mechanical scarification. In the latest episode of SilviCast, we dig deep into this forest management method.