Wildlife in Your Woods - OSU Mansfield branch
Day-long class is all about the wildlife in your woods. Learn about birds, amphibians and mammals making woods their home. Attract a variety of species to your woodlot with proper management. Monitor their presence. The OSU Mansfield campus is diverse with vernal pools, mature woodlands, pollinator habitat, and more. We will visit several of these spaces. Please dress accordingly!
9:00 - Intro to Woodland Wildlife Management
10:00 - Deer Ecology and the Relation to Habitat
11:00 - Outside - Woodland Management demos
12:15 - lunch provided
1:00 - Wildlife on the Edge
2:00 - Outside - vernal pools, deer exclosure, edge habitat, and more
3:00 - Wrap-up.