Workshops and Educational Events

 

Register Now for the 2019 Sierra Nevada Tree Mortality Data Network Workshop 

March 14, 2019 10 am – 4 pm at the US Forest Service Wildfire Training Center, McClellan, CA

Please join us for a workshop to discuss recent and ongoing results and analyses of Sierra Nevada tree mortality. The desired outcomes of the workshop are to:

  • Share latest results on live and dead trees, bark beetle attacks, regeneration, and post-mortality management
  • Discuss frameworks for incorporating data into forest management planning
  • Provide a platform for collaboration on field data collection, interpretation and use

Please register for the free workshop at http://ucanr.edu/2018treemortality/ (Presenting results through the 2018 field season). Please register by March 9th. For information and presentations from last year's workshop, please visit http://ucanr.edu/treemortalitynetwork for details. 

Agenda in brief

  • 10:00     Manager perspectives, Q&A: ongoing tree removal and preparing for the next mortality event
  • 11:00     Research update, Q&A: Tree mortality, snag fall rates, and fuels
  • 11:45     Breakout group discussions: Issues and solutions in managing existing tree mortality
  • 12:30     Lunch (provided)
  • 1:15       Research update, Q&A: Post-mortality forest regeneration
  • 2:00       Breakout group discussions: Issues and solutions in forest regeneration
  • 2:45       Coffee break
  • 3:00       Recent and ongoing research for forest resilience, Q&A
  • 3:30       Wrap-up and next steps for Sierra Nevada forests

We hope to see you there.

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