Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

    • Welcome to the AMJV Virtual Training on Forest Management for Birds!

    • Forest Basics: Layers of the Forest

    • Viewing this Course

  • 2

    Timber Management Practices

    • Intro to Timber Management Practices

    • Shelterwood Harvest

    • Overstory Removal

    • Midstory Removal

    • Canopy Gap Creation

  • 3

    Other Forest Management Practices

    • Introduction to Other Forest Management Practices

    • Using Herbicide to Control Invasive Species

    • Landowner Experiences Controlling Invasive Species

    • Protecting Forests from Excessive Deer Browse with Fencing

  • 4

    Steps for Successful Management on Your Property

    • Importance of a Forest Management Plan

    • Five Reasons You Need a Forest Management Plan

    • Working with Forestry Professionals

    • Landowner Experiences Planning for a Timber Harvest

  • 5

    Resources for Forest Landowners

    • Resources for Financial and Technical Assistance

    • Family Forest Carbon Program

    • Family Forest Carbon Program Next Steps

    • Natural Resources Conservation Service

    • Enrolling in NRCS Forestry Programs to Create Wildlife Habitat

    • NRCS Next Steps

  • 6

    Conclusion

    • Summary

    • Thank You!

    • Tell Us What You Think