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Forest Stewardship Planning Workshops


For Loggers

MLA in Kalispell

April  13-15, 2021  

Register through MLA


For Landowners

(20 ownerships per class)   

Is Your Preferred Workshop Full??  Get on a waitlist and check out the 2022 workshop survey below.

Informational Brochure

State and local mandates:  updates will be given as they are recieved from the Governor and/or counties and in turn from MSU.  As each workshop dates approach, participants will be given updates relating date/location changes and given options for attendance and alternatives.  If the number of participants is cut, those who register and pay earliest will have preference for attendance.  


2021 Forest Stewardship Workshop Locations  

All workshops are Thurday-Friday and the following Friday

Frenchtown - May 6-7 & 14  (9 spots remaining)

Bozeman - June 3-4 & 11  (12 spots remaining)

Kalispell - July 15-16 & 23  (2 spots remaining)

Helena - August 5-6 & 13  (16 spots remaining)

Billings - September 9-10 & 17  (20 spots remaining)


Informational Brochure - please read



If registering by mail please call to preregister as classes fill quickly through on-line registrations.



2022 Forest Stewardship Workshop Survey

Interested in a Forest Stewardship workshop?  Help us plan for 2022 and into the future

1.  Those on the survey will have an oppurtunity for early registration in 2022.

2.  Help us determine 2022 and future workshop locations and and be one of the first to receive registration information.  Complete a quick survey of locations you might like to attend a workshop.  Survey

3.  If you have 10 or more landowners in an area who would like to attend a workshop, contact Cindy Peterson and we will consider having a workshop there in an upcoming year.

Contract us by phone: Cindy 406-243-4706 or Christina 406-243-2773 

Contact by email:


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Windbreaks and Shelterbelts




Forestry MiniCollege

  Forestry MiniCollege

March 8-18, 2021

One seminar per day (Monday - Thursday)

Eight total seminars 

6:00 to 7:30pm (MST)


More information and schedule will be available early February

     March 12, 2022  University of Montana Campus


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Montana Natural Resources Youth Camp

July 18-23, 2021

Lubrecht Experimental Forest

2021 Camp Application  (deadline June 18th)

2021 Camp Poster


Montana Project Learning TreeĀ®  (PLT)


Workshops requests:  If you have a group of 10 or more and desire to request a workshop for your group, school in-service, or conference contact Cindy Peterson at 406-243-4706 or 

We can offer OPI units as well as Early Childhood Program credits for our workshops.


PLT Facilitator Training

For those interested in becoming a resource for professional development, providing teacher trainings, and have a passion for environmental education.  Learn to host a Walk in the Forest on a Family Forest.  Become a PLT facilitator.

1.5 day training

Date TBA

Friday evening and Saturday


Columbia Falls & Kalispell Area




Project Learning Tree/Growing Up Wild Educator Workshop

February 23 & 25

Tuesday & Thursday

6:00 to 9:00pm




Online Payment


Project Learning Tree/Growing Up Wild Educator Workshop

March 30 & April 1

Tuesday & Thursday

6:00 to 9:00pm




Online Payment


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Other Events/Conferences/Workshops


12th Annual Forest Landowner Conference

Sponsored by the MT Forest Stewardship Foundation

May 22-23


More information


Study Tours


Germany Forest, Culture and History Study Tour 


May 16-30, 2022

Bavaria and Thuringen, Germany

Reserve a Spot

Trip Information