2024

Women in Forest Management meeting agenda Friday, March 1st | 10am – 12pm PST Welcome (5 min) Greetings Meeting format and procedure Introductions (15 min) Background and Why? (15 min) Goals for the group (20 min) How to be involved (20 min) Steering committee General expectations for Steering committee participation Steering committee selection process Other … Continue reading Women in Forest Management Steering Committee Meeting

Women in Forest Management Steering Committee Meeting

Women in Forest Management meeting agenda Friday, March 1st | 10am – 12pm PST Welcome (5 min) Greetings Meeting format and procedure Introductions (15 min) Background and Why? (15 min) Goals for the group (20 min) How to be involved (20 min) Steering committee General expectations for Steering committee participation Steering committee selection process Other … Continue reading Women in Forest Management Steering Committee Meeting

 January 11, 2024 8:00      Introduction to WR.COFE & Seminar 8:15 Reducing the carbon footprint of forest harvesting  Rapidly Decarbonizing Oregon’s Transportation Sector with Renewable Energy.– Keith Wilson, TITAN Freight Systems Converting Red Rock to gasification and hydrogen from forest waste – Christopher Efird  9:45           Sponsor Update 9:55           Break (Refreshments Provided) 10:25         Sponsor … Continue reading 2024 Western Region COFE Seminar

2024 Western Region COFE Seminar

 January 11, 2024 8:00      Introduction to WR.COFE & Seminar 8:15 Reducing the carbon footprint of forest harvesting  Rapidly Decarbonizing Oregon’s Transportation Sector with Renewable Energy.– Keith Wilson, TITAN Freight Systems Converting Red Rock to gasification and hydrogen from forest waste – Christopher Efird  9:45           Sponsor Update 9:55           Break (Refreshments Provided) 10:25         Sponsor … Continue reading 2024 Western Region COFE Seminar

44th Annual Technical Meeting of the Intermountain Forestry Cooperative 7:30 – 8:00                   Registration – Check-in 8:00 – 8:05                   Welcome and Housekeeping Items 8:05 – 8:45                   James Moore Keynote Address: Forest Research: The future of CAFS and national collaboration of forestry cooperatives – Aaron Weiskittel, Center for Research on Sustainable Forests, University of Maine and … Continue reading 2024 Intermountain Forestry Cooperative (IFC) Annual Meeting

2024 Intermountain Forestry Cooperative (IFC) Annual Meeting

44th Annual Technical Meeting of the Intermountain Forestry Cooperative 7:30 – 8:00                   Registration – Check-in 8:00 – 8:05                   Welcome and Housekeeping Items 8:05 – 8:45                   James Moore Keynote Address: Forest Research: The future of CAFS and national collaboration of forestry cooperatives – Aaron Weiskittel, Center for Research on Sustainable Forests, University of Maine and … Continue reading 2024 Intermountain Forestry Cooperative (IFC) Annual Meeting

Thursday, March 21  7:30am   Coffee and Check-in 8-10am   Morning Presentations, Block 1 10-10:30am   Morning Break & Snacks 10:30am-12pm   Morning Presentations, Block 2 12pm-1pm   Lunch (provided) 1-2:30pm   Scribner Panel 2:30-3pm   Afternoon Break & Snacks 3-5pm   SSMART 1—6  (20 min each) 5pm   Wrap-up & Field-trip Logistics 5:10pm  Adjourn … Continue reading Stand Density Management Workshop

Stand Density Management Workshop

Thursday, March 21  7:30am   Coffee and Check-in 8-10am   Morning Presentations, Block 1 10-10:30am   Morning Break & Snacks 10:30am-12pm   Morning Presentations, Block 2 12pm-1pm   Lunch (provided) 1-2:30pm   Scribner Panel 2:30-3pm   Afternoon Break & Snacks 3-5pm   SSMART 1—6  (20 min each) 5pm   Wrap-up & Field-trip Logistics 5:10pm  Adjourn … Continue reading Stand Density Management Workshop

Monday 1:00 pm Registration at Richardson Hall 1:30 pm Introduction of course History of Variable Plot Cruising Basic principles and theory 3:00 pm Afternoon Break 3:15 pm Determination of Basal Area BAF factors Tree Counts Tree Measurements Tuesday 7:30 am Coffee and Individual Questions 8:00 am Statistical Analysis Means (Average) Standard Deviation Coefficient of Variation … Continue reading 2024 Variable Probability Sampling Course

2024 Variable Probability Sampling Course

Monday 1:00 pm Registration at Richardson Hall 1:30 pm Introduction of course History of Variable Plot Cruising Basic principles and theory 3:00 pm Afternoon Break 3:15 pm Determination of Basal Area BAF factors Tree Counts Tree Measurements Tuesday 7:30 am Coffee and Individual Questions 8:00 am Statistical Analysis Means (Average) Standard Deviation Coefficient of Variation … Continue reading 2024 Variable Probability Sampling Course

Chapter Title Volunteer Reviewers Status Comments 1 Understanding and managing risk Eric Sucre, Nicole Jacobsen, maybe add Rob Slesak Needs Review? 2 Soil characteristics that affect productivity and influence best management practices Cole Gross, Eric Sucre, Jeff Hatten, Mark Kimsey, Kim Littke, Deb Page-Dumroese, JP Fuentes, Marissa Theve Initial review complete by M. Theve 3 … Continue reading Hybrid NWFSC Forest Soil BMP Update Working Group

Hybrid NWFSC Forest Soil BMP Update Working Group

Chapter Title Volunteer Reviewers Status Comments 1 Understanding and managing risk Eric Sucre, Nicole Jacobsen, maybe add Rob Slesak Needs Review? 2 Soil characteristics that affect productivity and influence best management practices Cole Gross, Eric Sucre, Jeff Hatten, Mark Kimsey, Kim Littke, Deb Page-Dumroese, JP Fuentes, Marissa Theve Initial review complete by M. Theve 3 … Continue reading Hybrid NWFSC Forest Soil BMP Update Working Group

Operational Lidar Inventory Meeting – April 9 8:30 am Building Opens / Coffee Available 8:55 – 9:10 am Welcome and Introduction (Jacob Strunk, USFS) 9:10 – 9:35 am Estimation of Wildfire Biomass Consumption with Digital Aerial Photogrammetry (Bryce Frank, USFS) 9:35 – 10 am Estimation of Site Index from Bi-Temporal Lidar Data (Dan Opalach, FBRI) … Continue reading 2024 Hybrid Operational Lidar Inventory & Growth Model User’s Group (GMUG) Meeting

2024 Hybrid Operational Lidar Inventory & Growth Model User’s Group (GMUG) Meeting

Operational Lidar Inventory Meeting – April 9 8:30 am Building Opens / Coffee Available 8:55 – 9:10 am Welcome and Introduction (Jacob Strunk, USFS) 9:10 – 9:35 am Estimation of Wildfire Biomass Consumption with Digital Aerial Photogrammetry (Bryce Frank, USFS) 9:35 – 10 am Estimation of Site Index from Bi-Temporal Lidar Data (Dan Opalach, FBRI) … Continue reading 2024 Hybrid Operational Lidar Inventory & Growth Model User’s Group (GMUG) Meeting