2015 PNW Reforestation Council Meeting

Agenda
Start Date: October 8, 2015
End Date: October 8, 2015
Location: Heathman Lodge, Vancouver, WA

Thursday, October 8, 2015

8:30    Welcome

8:35    Site Prep Prior to HarvestJim Carr, Campbell Global, North Bend, OR

9:00    Minor Species Requirements: From Seed to Seedling StorageMark Montville, PRT Oregon, Hubbard, OR

9:30    Benefits of Mixed Species Plantings: Outplanting, Logistics, and Site SelectionBrian Morris, Washington Department of Natural Resources

10:00    Break

10:30    Public Perception of Forest Management in OregonMike Cloughesy, Oregon Forest Resources Institute, Portland, OR

11:00    Communicating a Positive Forestry Message to the PublicKoshare Eagle, Koshare Eagle Consulting, Olympia, WA

Noon    Lunch

1:00    Making PCT Decisions on Your Stands: Landowner Case histories

1. Evelyn Hukari, Oregon Dept. of Forestry, Philomath, OR

2. Stephanie Wessell, Bureau of Land Management

3. Jerry Anderson, Hancock Resource Management, Independence, OR

2:00    Panel and audience discussion on PCT management and decision makingScott McLeod, Washington Department of Natural Resources, Olympia, WA

2:30    Break

2:45    Covering All the Bases in Spraying ProjectsJim Carr, Campbell Group, North Bend, OR

3:15    The Effects of Herbicide Use on WildlifeGary Roloff, Michigan State University, Lansing, MI

4:15    Adjourn

Registration Information
Registration Pricing:

The registration fee is $195 if registering by October 1 or $235 if registering after October 1. The registration fee includes a book of speaker materials, lunch and refreshments.

Discounted registration offer: A workshop titled Using Herbicides for Site Prep and Release on Forested Lands is being offered on October 7 at the Heathman Lodge. If you would like to register for both the 10/7 and 10/8 workshops, the combined registration fee is discounted to $325 if registering by October 1 or $375 after October 1. Either workshop registration page will provide this option at www.westernforestry.org.

Payment information: Checks should be made payable to Western Forestry and Conservation Association. Purchase orders, VISA/MasterCard, and American Express are accepted. Tax id # 930-331-712. Registration is available at www.westernforestry.org

Cancellations: Cancellations received on or before October 1, 2015 are subject to a 15% service charge. Cancellations received after that time will be charged the entire registration fee, but substitutions are always welcome

Lodging Information:

Reduced rate lodging is available at the Heathman by calling 888-475-3100 or 360-254-3100 and by mentioning Western Forestry and Conservation. The rate for a single or double room is $114 plus tax. Reservations after 9/17/15 will be subject to space availability.

Location:
The workshop will be held at the Heathman Lodge in Vancouver, WA. The Heathman is located at 7801 NE Greenwood Dr. Take SR-500 East off I-5 in Vancouver. Exit at NE Thurston Way and go north to NE Parkway DR. Turn left on Parkway and the Lodge is on the left. The Heathman can be viewed at: www.heathmanlodge.com

Continuing Education Credits:

Workshop attendees will be eligible for 6.0 CFE credits in Category 1 through the Society of American Foresters.

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