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Mountains Region Gathering
Mountains Region Gathering

Fri, Sep 08


Sunburst Campground Day Use Area

Mountains Region Gathering

Learn about non-timber forest products in cove forests!

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Time & Location

Sep 08, 2023, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT

Sunburst Campground Day Use Area, 8820 Lake Logan Rd, Canton, NC 28716, USA

About The Event

Join ForestHer NC for a gathering in the mountains! We are partnering with the Appalachian Beginning Forest Farmers Coalition to host a workshop focused on medicinal plants found in Appalachian mesophytic cove forests. We will learn about non-timber forest products, plant identification, site selection for plants, and more!


8:30 am - Check in

9:00 am - Welcome and introductions

9:30 am - Forest Talk: Intro to non-timber forest products

10:30 am - Forest Walk: Hike and learn about plant ID and site selection (hiking details coming soon)

12:00 pm - Stick around for refreshments! (provided)

More details about the hike coming soon!

This workshop has been made possible thanks to  a partnership with the Forest Stewards Guild and support from Domtar, PactivEvergreen, and Georgia-Pacific.

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