2019 Forestry Webinar Series

We are pleased to announce our 2019 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 2019 January-July webinar flyer or the 2019 July-December webinar flyer (PDF)

An Update on the Health of Minnesota's Forests

Date: Tuesday January 15, 2019 from noon-1pm
Speaker: Brian Schwingle, MN DNR
Details and recording from the January 2019 webinar

Minnesota's Changing Climate

Date: Tuesday February 12, 2019 from noon-1pm *note this date is different from our normal third Tuesday schedule 
Speaker: 
Kenny Blumenfeld, MN DNR State Climatology Office
Details and recording from the February 2019 webinar

Structured Decision Making: an approach to solving problems in natural resource management

Date: Tuesday March 19, 2019 from noon-1pm
Speaker: Mike Larson, MN DNR
Details and recording from the March 2019 webinar

Update on Invasive Plants in Minnesota's Forests

Date: Tuesday April 16, 2019 from noon-1pm
Speaker: Monika Chandler, MN Department of Agriculture
Details and recording for the April 2019 webinar

Understanding Treaty Rights and Obligations

Date: Tuesday May 21, 2019 from noon-1pm
Speaker: Joseph Bauerkemper, University of Minnesota Duluth
Details and recording for the May 2019 webinar

Treaty Rights and the Chippewa National Forest

Date: Tuesday June 18, 2019 from noon-1pm
Speaker: 
Doug Thompson, US Forest Service
Details and recording for the June 2019 webinar

Oak Wilt: Biology, Distribution, and Management Approaches

Date: Tuesday July 16, 2019 from noon-1pm
Speakers: 
Jennifer Juzwik, USFS-NRS, Laura Reuling, UMN-Forest Resources, and Ben Walker, Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest
Details and recording for the July 2019 webinar

Understanding Family Forest Landowners in the Lake States

Date: Tuesday August 20, 2019 from noon-1pm
Speaker: 
Stephanie Snyder, USDA Forest Service-Northern Research Station
Details and recording for the August 2019 webinar

On-the-job Experimentation: How to Learn More from Your Daily Woods Work

Date: Thursday September 19, 2019 from noon-1pm
Speaker: 
Eli Sagor, UMN-Cloquet Forestry Center
Details and recording for the September 2019 webinar

Expanded Climate Adaptation Resources from NIACS

Date: Tuesday October 15, 2019 from noon-1pm
Speakers: 
Stephen Handler and Danielle Shannon, USDA NIACS
Details and recording for the October 2019 webinar

All-lands Forest Stand Mapping

Date: Tuesday November 19, 2019 from noon-1pm
Speaker: 
Chris Beal, Superior National Forest
Details and recording for the November 2019 webinar

Ruffed Grouse and Forest Management

Date: Tuesday December 17, 2019 from noon-1pm
Speaker: 
Jon Steigerwaldt, Ruffed Grouse Society
Details and recording for the December webinar

Contact Us

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