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Silvicultural strategies for climate change adaptation & mitigation in northern hardwoods
July 20, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Register by July 1, 2022
July 20, 2022
9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Central Time
Ford Center in Alberta Village, Michigan
Rogge Room in the Dormitory and Cafeteria Building
5 SAF Continuing Forestry Education credits are anticipated.
Please join us on July 20th for a workshop on silvicultural strategies for climate change adaptation and mitigation being co-hosted by Julia Burton (silviculturist at Michigan Tech), Rexx Janowiak (Green Timber) and Stephen Handler and Maria Janowiak (USDA Forest Service Northern Institute of Applied Climate Science). We’re inviting a diverse group of foresters from federal, state, private and tribal organizations to help us develop a range of approaches.
Our goals are to:
- Gather information and share ideas on climate change risk and adaptation in northern hardwoods,
- Develop preliminary prescriptions for a silvicultural experiment at the MTU Ford Forest,
- Include lunch and a field trip to the experimental site.