2022 BSW Virtual Annual Meeting January 20, 2022

The ZOOM meeting started at 6pm: Chapter Business (reports, elections, 2021 program reviews, etc.) Rick Zenn (OSWA Executive Director) presented the OSWA update and legislative spotlights KEYNOTE Presentation was given by Joan Hagar, PhD. (OSU 2004) From Environmentalist to Forest Ecologist: Lessons learned from a career studying forest birdsJoan Hagar is a Research Wildlife Biologist […]

2021 Family Forest Convention

Wood, Wildlife, Water and Recreation: Doing the Work on our Working Forests! We are proud to announce our first ever Oregon Family Forest Convention, a joint annual meeting of the Oregon Small Woodlands Association and Oregon Tree Farm System! Virtual Event: July 23,2021 This fast-paced, informative convention offers a keynote address by Tom, DeLuca, the […]

Benton Small Woodlands Annual Meeting News – January 2021

It was yet another Zoom meeting but it was well attended and very well hosted. Portions of the meeting were recorded for upload to YouTube. Retiring board members, Karen Fleck-Harding and Mike Albrecht were recognized for their decades of service. Longtime board member Nancy Hathaway is the 2020 BCSW Volunteer of the Year. Due to […]

Benton Small Woodlands Virtual Annual Meeting, Thursday, January 28, 2021, 18:00-19:30

Although we can’t meet in person, we will have a virtual meeting to get reacquainted, share a virtual beverage of choice, take care of annual organizational business, hear Jim James’ Last Annual OSWA Update prior to another semi-retirement, get the Log Report from Van Decker, and listen to a timely presentation on the Labor Day […]

Benton County Annual Meeting 2019

Wood We Need From the Forests of Home Guest Speaker: Peter Hayes Washington County Chapter/OSWA Peter will join us to share the story and opportunities of the Build Local Alliance. Since 2005 this non-profit has served as a community catalyst helping forest owners, millers, distributors, designers, makers, and users to work in partnerships that connect […]