Fri, Dec 15|
LA Ecological Forestry (LEAF) Center
Burn Workshop at LEAF Center
Basics of woodland and pasture management using controlled burns. Classroom time and an actual hands-on burn.
Time & Location
Dec 15, 2023, 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM
LA Ecological Forestry (LEAF) Center, 1000 Hodges Loop, Florien, LA 71429, USA
About the Event
Co-hosted by Louisiana Grazing Lands (LGLCI) and Quail Forever, participants (limited to 20) will learn the basics of woodland and pasture burn as well as the reasons behind burning for pasture, grasslands, and wildlife.
Classroom time wil be followed by an actual burn, in which participants will actively assist.
Instructors include CC Richmond from the LDWF, Rodney McKay from Louisiana Ecological Forestry (LEAF) Center, Chris Able, Jackson Martini from Quail Forever, and a grazing specialist (TBD).
If you have breathing restrictions, COPD, or walking restrictions, participation is not recommended. Participants must wear cotton or FRC clothing with no frays, long sleeves, and leather boots.
Burn workshop admission
Price Includes lunch.$35.00