Calendar

Sep
28
Wed
SFWS Seminar Series @ School of Forestry & Wildlife Sciences
Sep 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

2016FallSeminarSeriesSchedule

 

 

Download the Seminar Series fall schedule.

 

Sep
30
Fri
Managing Wild Pig Damage @ Enterprise State Community College, Multipurpose Room
Sep 30 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

wildpigAlabama Cooperative Extension System and Auburn University Present:

Managing Wild Pig Damage

Workshop topics covered include: Wild Pig History, Biology, and Ecology, Overview of Wild Pig Control Methods, Trapping of Wild Pigs, How to Get Money For Pig Traps: NRCS’s new Alabama Wild Pig Practice

OUTSIDE DEMONSTRATION OF TRAP DESIGNS & TECHNIQUES

Registration Fee: $20.00 – Handouts & lunch provided on site.

Register online or call: 334.844.1010. VIsit http://www.aces.edu/go/657 to register

Continuing Education Credits Available CFE’s: 2 Cat 1-CF & 2 Cat 2 SAF * PLM’s: 5

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System and Auburn University are committed to equal opportunity and nondiscrimination in all programs, events, and services, regardless of economic or social status and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnic origin, national origin, creed, religion, political belief, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, age, veteran status, or physical or mental disability.

ACES and AU provides reasonable accommodation with adequate notice. Please contact Mark Smith (334.844.8099) at least 7 days prior to the program date in order that adequate arrangements are made.

Fall Family Weekend Open House @ Auburn University School of Forestry & Wildlife Sciences
Sep 30 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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Join us for the Fall Family Weekend Open House on Friday, September 30, from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Parents are welcomed to visit the School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences and view interesting information about our programs, research, field experience and school activities.

Faculty and staff will be on hand to share information and answer questions about the School’s academic programs, including forestry, wildlife sciences, natural resources management and the new Geospatial and Environmental Informatics program (*pending ACHE approval).

Tours of the school will be available by our Student Ambassadors. Light refreshments will be served.

To review major degree areas in advance of the open house, visit http://wp.auburn.edu/sfws/students/prospective-students/majors/

 

Oct
1
Sat
Homecoming Tailgate @ SFWS Ken Van Cleave Pavilion
Oct 1 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm

 

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Join us! Alumni, students, faculty and staff are invited to the School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences annual Homecoming Tailgate to be held Saturday, October 1, 2016, at the Ken Van Cleave Pavilion located behind the SFWS building. Festivities will begin three hours prior to kickoff at 11:30 a.m!

Oct
5
Wed
SFWS Seminar Series @ School of Forestry & Wildlife Sciences
Oct 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

2016FallSeminarSeriesSchedule

 

 

Download the Seminar Series fall schedule.

 

Oct
7
Fri
Managing Wild Pig Damage @ Pell City Civic Center
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

wildpigAlabama Cooperative Extension System and Auburn University Present:

Managing Wild Pig Damage

Workshop topics covered include: Wild Pig History, Biology, and Ecology, Overview of Wild Pig Control Methods, Trapping of Wild Pigs, How to Get Money For Pig Traps: NRCS’s new Alabama Wild Pig Practice

OUTSIDE DEMONSTRATION OF TRAP DESIGNS & TECHNIQUES

Registration Fee: $20.00 – Handouts & lunch provided on site.

Register online or call: 334.844.1010. VIsit http://www.aces.edu/go/658 to register

Continuing Education Credits Available CFE’s: 2 Cat 1-CF & 2 Cat 2 SAF * PLM’s: 5

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System and Auburn University are committed to equal opportunity and nondiscrimination in all programs, events, and services, regardless of economic or social status and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnic origin, national origin, creed, religion, political belief, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, age, veteran status, or physical or mental disability.

ACES and AU provides reasonable accommodation with adequate notice. Please contact Mark Smith (334.844.8099) at least 7 days prior to the program date in order that adequate arrangements are made.

Oct
8
Sat
Fall Family Fun Day @ Louise Kreher Preserve & Nature Center
Oct 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Bring your family to the preserve for the Fall Family Fun Day!  This will be an exciting day to celebrate the fall season harvest with music, scarecrow decorating contest, pumpkin painting, face painting, and storytelling. Kreher Preserve & Nature Ctr Staff naturalists will also lead discovery hikes where your family will learn fun facts about the plants and wildlife that live here!

Admission is free. Food trucks will be available to purchase lunch and refreshments. Family portraits are $10 for a 5×7 print. Family Fun Day is presented in partnership with the City of Auburn and sponsored by the Auburn Opelika Tourism Bureau.

Oct
11
Tue
Nature Walk: Fall Foliage @ Louise Kreher Preserve & Nature Center
Oct 11 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Come and learn all about seasonal changes and the signs of fall!

Join our guides for a peaceful morning walk as you take in the many sights and sounds of the preserve. Nature Walks offer excellent opportunities to socialize and learn, while enjoying fresh air and exercise in our beautiful outdoors. Walks are for adults only and offered the second Thursday of each month from 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. No pre-registration is required. Canceled in the event of rain. Hikes are free to the public. Donations are welcomed.

Oct
12
Wed
SFWS Seminar Series @ School of Forestry & Wildlife Sciences
Oct 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

2016FallSeminarSeriesSchedule

 

 

Download the Seminar Series fall schedule.

 

Oct
13
Thu
Discovery Hike: Fall Foliage @ Louise Kreher Preserve & Nature Center
Oct 13 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Come and learn all about seasonal changes and the signs of fall!

Explore the preserve and learn something new each month about plants, wildlife and nature with a trained naturalist who will offer your family fun opportunities for hands-on learning, exploration, and exercise! Discovery Hikes are offered the second Tuesday of each month from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. For families with children ages 5 to 12. Each month features a new seasonal theme. Groups meet at the pavilion. Guided tours are free. Donations are welcomed. Cancelled in the event of rain. Hikes are not offered in June. July and August hike is offered at 9:00 a.m.

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