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Longleaf Foundations

Date: August 8, 2024 - August 9, 2024

Time: 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Time Zone: America/Chicago

Location: Solon Dixon Forestry Education Center, 12130 Dixon Center Road
Andalusia, AL 36420

Cost: $50.00 – $75.00

Contact: Jacob Barrett

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This is a 1.5 day event:
Thursday August 8, 2024 from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm &
Friday August 9, 2024 from 8:30 to 12:00 pm (Field tour)


Longleaf Foundations is a condensed course from the  Longleaf Academy Program, designed for those that would like to begin building a solid foundation of longleaf knowledge.  Expert instruction through a combination of classroom lectures, exercises, discussions and field tours will jump-start your longleaf education.


Topics covered:

  • Cultural & natural history
  • Fire and longleaf
  • Site preparation
  • Seedling quality
  • Planting techniques
  • Restoring groundcover
  • Managing for wildlife
  • And local topics


Professional credits pending. 


Lodging information: 

Private rooms are available on site.  Rooms have two twin beds, dresser, desk, and private bathroom.  Bed linens and pillows are provided. It is recommended that you bring your own bath towels and all toiletries.


Indicate lodging preferences in the registration form below.


Invoicing for lodging and on-site meals, if available, will be done closer to the event date.  Rates are expected to be between $40-$60 per night.



Hotel options are 30-45 minutes away in Andalusia and Brewton.


Presented with generous support from the Gulf Coastal Plain Ecosystem Partnership and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation.


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Landowner Registration (Foundations-AL)
Registration for Longleaf Academy.
$ 50.00
20 available
Professional Registration (Foundations-AL)
Professional Registration for Longleaf Academy
$ 75.00
20 available

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