November 22, 2019

Returning to our roots Trenton Woodlot Conference 2019

Back to basics


Hosted by -Ontario Woodlot Association (Quinte and Limestone chapters) and Hastings Stewardship CouncilThe Trenton Woodlot is a top-notch forestry conference

30 years of innovative presentations and hands-on field tours for woodlot owners

Members have been asking for a more traditional type of conference, so we will cover basics such as forest health, the importance of soil, tree and wood ID, and wildlife in your woodlot.30th AnnualPresented by the Quinte & Limestone Chapters of the Ontario Woodlot Association and Hastings Stewardship Council

Our Keynote Speakers:

Sebastian Belliard, Soil Specialist with OMAFRA: What's Under the Leaf Litter

Thom Snowman, Forester: The Inclusive Forest: Wetlands, Water, Wood and Wildlife


Joseph Reid with City of Belleville: Beavers: Struggles with Co-existence

Ian Fife with Bird Studies Canada: Technology in the Woodlot: Creating Your BiodiversityInventory

Todd Fritzley with BPF Safety & Consulting: Chainsaw Safety Basics

Afternoon Field Tour: Learning on the Trail

With field trip guides: Justin Smith (professional arborist, OWA) and Tim Trustham (ecologist, Quinte Conservation)

Lunch: catered by local chef, Andreas Appelbaum of Let’s EAT Catering locally sourced food and low waste formatextending our sustainable practices from forest to table

A Carbon Footprint Survey of the conference will be produced

RSVP by November 15 (to ensure your spot at the lunch table)

For tickets and more information, contact eitherRussell Scott at or 613-921-3085 Dave Sexsmith at or 613-373-9334

Or Register Online at:

81 Plant St, Batawa, ON K0K 1E0 Batawa Community Centre
Batawa , ON K0K 1E0
November 22, 2019 - 09:00 to 16:30
44° 10' 16.1184" N, 77° 35' 38.9112" W