DCWOA 8th Annual Woodlands Conference  – Saturday, March 17, 2018
Registration begins at 8:30am : program runs from 9am-3pm
Dauphin County Ag Extension Office
1451 Peters Mountain Road
Dauphin, PA 17018-9504

Forest Demonstration Area Service Project  – Saturday, May 19, 2018
9:30am - 12pm (pot luck lunch/cookout)
Troutman Demonstration Area, Haldeman Tract, Weiser State Forest
2800 White Oak Road
Halifax, PA 17032

DCWOA Members "Woods Walk" at Bob & Marilyn Forney's Property – Saturday, June 2, 2018
9:30am - 12pm (meet at Postal Picnic Grounds)
Property is located on the south side Blue Mountain near TV towers, proceed up Roberts Valley Road from riverfront @ Rockville R.R. Bridge until you reach the Postal Picnic Grounds to meeting

DCWOA Annual Picnic – Saturday, June 30, 2018
Picnic begins at 1:00pm (covered dish event) rsvp: 717 469-9366
At the home of Mike & Glenda Thomas
1109 N. Fairville Ave.
Harrisburg, PA 17112

'End of Summer' Evening Social Gathering – Thursday, September 13, 2018
Gathering begins at 4:30pm (appetizer & favorite dish event) rsvp: 717 469-9366
At the home of Mike & Glenda Thomas
1109 N. Fairville Ave.
Harrisburg, PA 17112

Statewide "Walk in Penn's Woods" – Sunday, October 7, 2018

DCWOA 16th Annual Meeting and Presentation – Thursday, October 11, 2018

“How Deer Survive in the Big Woods of Pennsylvania” Dr. Duane Diefenbach
Description: The Deer-Forest Study is a long-term collaborative project with Penn State, PA Game Commission, and PA Bureau of Forestry to study how to best managed deer and forests together. Part of the study involves monitoring survival, harvest rates, and movements of white-tailed deer on the Susquehannock, Rothrock, and Bald Eagle state forests. The presentation will share some of the latest findings from this research project. Dr. Duane Diefenbach is leader of the U.S. Geological Survey, Pennsylvania Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit and an adjunct professor at Penn State. He has been conducting research on white-tailed deer in Pennsylvania for over 15 years.

Social begins at 6:30pm : membership meeting begins at 7:00pm followed by presentation
Dauphin County Ag Extension Office
1451 Peters Mountain Road
Dauphin, PA 17018-9504