2023 Forest Inventory: Current Approaches and Emerging Methods

Start Date: September 13, 2023
Location: Kalama, WA

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8:35  Introductory remarksReggie Fay, MB&G

8:45  Overview of current approachesReggie Fay, MB&G

9:30  Bringing remote sensing into your inventoryPeter Gould, MB&G

10:15   Break

10:30  Pitfalls of measuring site indexDave Hamelin, Mount Hood Biometrics, LLC and Greg Johnson, Greg Johnson Biometrics, LLC

11:15  Small area estimation in forest inventoryBrian Turnquist, Green Diamond

12:00   Lunch

1:00  Survey Verification of In-Woods GNSS Accuracies for a Wide Variety of Receivers – Jacob Strunk, PNW Research Station and Thomas Broch, WA State DNR

1:45  Monitoring forest carbon fluxes and stocks with FIA: Status of Pacific Coast Forests, User Tools, and PNW Research Station’s Carbon Research Efforts Glenn Christensen, PNW Research Station

2:30   Break

2:45  Inventory for forest carbon offsets: Design, Implementation, and Verification Considerations Al Pancoast, SCS Global Services

3:30  Closing thoughts

4:00   Adjourn


About the Conference
The workshop will be held in the The Old 97 Room at the McMenamins Kalama Harbor Lodge, 215 Hendrickson Drive, Kalama, WA 98625.