2023 Operational Lidar Inventory (OLI) Meeting

Start Date: April 5, 2023
Location: Vancouver, WA or Virtual

8:45   Welcome/Intro – Jacob Strunk, USDA Forest Service, FIA

9:00   CMS Regional Map Calibration – Andy Hudak, USDA Forest Service, RMRS

9:25   Species Identification from Remote Sensing Data – Examples from Three Forests – Cam Brown, Forsite

9:50   Break

10:05  Modeling Lynx Habitat with TLS and ALS – Jonathan Batchelor, UW

10:30   Scale Effects in Area-Based Forest Modeling – Jacob Strunk, USDA Forest Service, FIA

10:55   Working with a Single-Tree Digital Inventory – Mark Corrao, Northwest Management, Inc.

11:20   Break

11:35   Saving the Monarchs One Tree at a Time – Kelsey Watkins, NV5

12:00  Assessment of NAIP Point Clouds with Lidar – Kevin Ceder, Woodland Creek Consulting

12:25   Lunch

1:25   Remote Sensing Inventory Research Database – Luke Rogers, University of Washington, SEFS, NRSIG

2:25  LAPIS – Lidar Processing Tool – Jonathan Kane, UW, PFC

2:50   Break

3:05   Recovering Discrete Distributions in Forest Inventory using R package Hermite – Tom Baribault, DroneSeed

3:30   Interior AK Advanced Remote Sensing Forest Inventory – Hans Andersen, USDA Forest Service, FIA

3:55   Break

4:10 Lidar Forest Inventory and Carbon – Peter Tittman, New Forest

4:35   Stand Effects: What Are They and What Can We Do About Them? – Bryce Frank, OR BLM

5:00   Adjourn

About this Event
The 2023 OLI Meeting will be held on April 5th at the Water Resources Education Center in Vancouver, WA, USA. It will be a 1-day event with both in-person and virtual options for attendance.

Informal Social - Tuesday, April 4th at 6pm

If you are in town early (April 4th) join us 6 pm for an informal social gathering at Beaches Restaurant & Bar. Make sure to sign up as there is limited space for this event. If there is overflow part of the group will go across the parking lot to McMenamins on the Columbia.

Registration Information
Registration Pricing:
  • Professional Registration: $75, in-person or virtual
  • Student Registration: Free, in-person or virtual, but please make sure to register.
Lodging Information:

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Society of American Foresters CFE Credits
Meeting attendees will be eligible for 7.0 Category 1 CFE through the Society of American Foresters.

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