For more information and to register, click on an event or contact MSU Extension Forestry (406) 243-2773 or

State and local COVID-19 mandates:  updates will be given as they are received 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.  



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Forest Stewardship Planning Workshops


For Loggers

MLA in Kalispell

April 13-15, 2022

Register through MLA


For Landowners

Informational Brochure

Is Your Preferred Workshop Full?? 

Get on a Waitlist and check out the 2022 Forest Stewardship Workshop location interest


2022 Forest Stewardship Workshop Locations  

All workshops are Thursday-Friday and the following Friday

(20 ownerships per class)   

2022 workshop registration information will be available late 2021 or early 2022.  The locations/months below are currently tentative and may change.

Location         Month Offered

Eureka                    May        

Bozeman                June          

Kalispell                 July        

Frenchtown          August         

Kalispell                September   

Please read the Informational Brochure    

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

Workshop Full?  Please consider another location or 2022 Forest Stewardship location interest 



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 opportunity 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.

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:


Forest Stewardship   Master Forest Steward Workshops






Forestry MiniCollege


Forestry MiniCollege

Interested in attended the 2022 Mini College? Please fill out our interest list.

March 12, 2022

University of Montana Campus





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Montana Natural Resources Youth Camp

(Youth ages from 14-18 and 13 if graduated from 8th grade)

Sign-up for our mailing list

Camp Director: Christina Oppegard, or 406-243-2773


July 10-15, 2022

Lubrecht Experimental Forest


Application available mid-January 2022


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.


Project Learning Tree/Growing Up Wild Early Childhood Educator Workshop 


Fee includes PLT guide, activity resources, handouts, snacks, and much more.

Saturday, January 15, 2022 

Fee: $30.00

Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Great Falls

Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center

Online Registration

Workshop Flyer


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  Please see the MLA Website  

Other Events/Conferences/Workshops






Study Tours


Germany Forest, Culture and History Study Tour 


May 15-29, 2022


Bavaria and Thuringia, Germany

Trip Information




Windbreaks and Shelterbelts