2018 Forestry Webinar Series

We are pleased to announce our 2018 webinar series. Each session includes a 45-minute presentation and live questions and answers.

We will record each webinar and post it on the SFEC YouTube Channel. Recordings are typically available within one week of the live broadcast.

Dates, topics, and speakers

Download the 2018 webinar series flyer

Changes to the SFIA Program: What it means for landowners and service providers 
Date:
 Tuesday January 16, 2018 from noon to 1pm (Central)
Speaker: John Carlson, Minnesota DNR
Details and recording

Seasonal Timing of Fire and its Influence on Succession
Date:
 Tuesday February 20, 2018 from noon to 1pm (Central)
Speaker: Eli Anoszko, UMN Department of Forest Resources and MN DNR
Details and recording

Forest Canopy Disturber Update: Major events of 2017 and implications for 2018
Date: 
Tuesday March 20, 2018 from noon to 1pm (Central)
Speaker: Brian Schwingle, Minnesota DNR
Details and recording

The Physiology of Tree Responses to Drought
Date: 
Tuesday April 17, 2018 from noon to 1pm (Central) 
Speaker: Rebecca Montgomery, UMN Department of Forest Resources
Details and recording

Update on Silvicultural Practices and the Logging Sector in Minnesota
Date: Tuesday May 15, 2018 from noon to 1pm (Central)
Speakers: Marcella Windmuller-Campione and Charlie Blinn, UMN Department of Forest Resources 
Details and recording

Urban Forest Inventory and Analysis in Minnesota
Date: Tuesday June 19, 2018 from noon to 1pm (Central)
Speakers: Chris Edgar, UMN Department of Forest Resources and Mark Majewsky, USDA Forest Service
Details and recording

Managing Deer Browse for Forest Health: Insights from the Great Lakes Silviculture Library
Date: Tuesday July 17, 2018 from noon to 1pm (Central)
Speakers:
 John Geissler, St. John’s Abbey Arboretum and Christel Kern, US Forest Service Northern Research Station
Details and recording

Update on DNR's Sustainable Timber Harvest Analysis
Date: Tuesday August 21, 2018 from noon to 1pm (Central)
Speaker:
 Jon Drimel, Minnesota DNR
Details and recording

Genetic Impacts of Harvesting and Regeneration 
Date: 
Tuesday September 18, 2018 from noon to 1pm (Central)
Speaker: Andy David, UMN-FR and Cloquet Forestry Center
Details and recording

An Update on Minnesota’s Deer Management Plan
Date: Tuesday October 16, 2018 from noon to 1pm (Central)
Speaker: Erik Thorson, Minnesota DNR
Details and recording

Forest Inventory with LiDAR: Minnesota's Approach
Date: Tuesday November 20, 2018 from noon to 1pm (Central)
Speaker: Dennis Kepler, Minnesota DNR
Details and recording

A Fisheries Perspective on Timber Sale Design
Date: 
Tuesday December 18, 2018 from noon to 1pm (Central)
Speaker:
Jeff Tillma, Minnesota DNR-Fisheries
Details and recording

Contact Us

Eli Sagor, SFEC Program Manager
esagor@umn.edu | 218-409-6115