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NIFS Webinar – From Experimentation to Innovation in the Forests of the PNW
August 30, 2023 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
This webinar is one of two Northwest Innovative Forestry Series events in 2023. The is a field tour in Washington on October 6th. This year’s NIFS focus is experimental forests, traditional and non-traditional, and their efforts in facilitating innovation and community within forest management and research. Full NIFS series details are on the NIFS website.
Date: Wednesday, August 30, 2023
Time: 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time
This webinar is approved for 1.5 Category 1 SAF CFE credits.
Please join us for this webinar where Paul Anderson, the Station Director of the Pacific Northwest Research Station, will be providing us with a broad-spectrum view of experimental forests and finding a balance between long-term continuity and quickly changing information needs.
Paul’s presentation will be followed by a panel discussion made up of participants selected to represent perspectives and experiences in forest experimentation that are not directly related to traditional experimental forests.
The panel participants include:
- Brandy Saffell, Forest Conservation Specialist, Tualatin Soil and Water Conservation District
- Michael Wilson, Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Tribal member and former Natural Resources Department Manager
- Teodora Minkova, Research and Monitoring Manager for Olympic Experimental Forest, Washington Department of Natural Resources
- Lindsay Cornelius, East Cascades Oak Partnership Manager, Columbia Land Trust