Tri-State Women’s Woodland Stewardship Field Day

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Flyer for Tri State Women's Field Day

Hosted by University of Illinois Extension, Missouri Women Owning Woodlands Network, and Iowa Women’s Woodland Stewardship Network. Sponsored in part by donations from Iowa Tree Farm and Illinois Tree Farm.


Friday September 9, 2022


White Oak Campground - Shimek State Forest, IA


  • 9:00-9:30 am - Sign-in
  • 9:30-9:45 am - Welcome
  • 9:45-11:45 am - Concurrent session 1
  • 11:45 am-1:15 pm - Lunch & networking
  • 1:15-3:15 pm - Concurrent session 2
  • 3:15-3:30 pm - Closing remarks


  • Yvette Amerman, MO Dept. of Conservation
  • Forester Lisa Louck, IA DNR Forester
  • Cassidy Robinson, IA DNR, Forester
  • Bailey Yotter, IA NWTF, Forester
  • Barrie McVey, IL DNR, Forester (retired)
  • Gretchen Cline, private forestry consultant
  • Michelle Berg, IL Extension
  • Sarah Havens, MO Extension

Concurrent Session Topics

  • Forest management
  • Non-timber forest products
  • Wildlife habitat and tree identification
  • Timber sales and stewardship plans
  • Forest health issues


We will feature booths where you can learn about forestry organizations, assistance programs, and forest management equipment.


Registration is required by September 6th - Cost is $20 and includes lunch

To register, contact Sarah Havens at 573-458-6260 or [email protected] or register online at:

Contact Sarah by September 6th to let us know if you need a reasonable accommodation to participate.

Map of locations for Tri State women's Field Day