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Washington State University Extension Forestry Program


The WSU Extension Forestry program provides objective, research-based education and resources for owners of forested property as well as the general public. We offer classes, workshops, and field days as well as publications, videos, and online resources to help you achieve your goals as a forest owner. We invite you to browse the vast resources on this site. If you have questions or need additional information, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Local Extension Forestry Programs

  • Northeast Washington (serving Stevens, Pend Oreille, Spokane, and Ferry Counties)
  • Puget Sound Area (serving Island, King, San Juan, Skagit, and Snohomish)
  • Southwest Washington (serving Clark, Cowlitz, Grays Harbor, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, Skamania, Thurston, and Wahkiakum Counties)

Online Events

Our webinars offer online educational experiences (and fun!) brought to you by local experts on a wide range of topics specific to Washington forests.

Resources and Directories

Forest Stewardship Notes

Subscribe to Forest Stewardship Notes, our free statewide e-newsletter. On the subscription page, be sure to select “Forest Stewardship Notes” as your newsletter choice (and any additional DNR newsletters you wish to receive). You will receive a confirmation e-mail after signing up. View archives.

Forestry as a Major, Minor, and Graduate Program at WSU

Learn about Forestry and other Natural Resource degrees offered at WSU.

Announcements and Events

2020 Washington State Forest Owners’ Online Field Day

  • October 24th, 2020, 10:00AM to 3:00PM

Fall 2020 Eastern WA Online Forest Stewardship Coached Planning Course

  • October 13 – December 15, 2020

Other Events

A Summer in Review – Forest Health Special

Eastern Washington Emphasis

Online Webinar – Thursday, Sept. 17th, 6:30PM

Washington State Society of American Foresters 2021 Conference
Leavenworth, WA

Monday, April 19, through Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Qualified Tree Farm Inspector Training
Leavenworth, WA

Monday, April 19, 2021