2020 Forestry Webinar Series

Thank you to those of you who joined us for our 2020 webinar series. We look forward to seeing you again in 2021 for another great line-up of speakers.

2020 Dates, Topics, and Speakers

Thinking Like a Pond: Beavers and Watershed Management in the Western Great Lakes

Date: Tuesday January 21, 2020 from noon-1pm
Speaker: Steve K. Windels, Voyageurs National Park and Department of Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology, University of Minnesota
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Site Matters! Quantifying Regeneration After Silvicultural Treatments in Black Ash Stands

Date: Tuesday February 18, 2020 from noon-1pm
Speaker: Marcella Windmuller-Campione, UMN Department of Forest Resources
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Status of Elk Restoration in Northeast Minnesota

Date: Tuesday March 17, 2020 from noon-1pm
Speaker: Mike Schrage, Fond du Lac Resource Management Division 
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Herbicide Use in Forestry

Date: Tuesday April 21, 2020 from noon-1pm
Speaker: Dale Sutherland, Nutrien Solutions
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Operationalizing Adaptive Silviculture for Climate Change in Minnesota

Date: Tuesday May 19, 2020 from noon-1pm
Speakers: Linda Nagel, Colorado State University and Brian Palik, USDA Forest Service, Northern Research Station
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Restoring Fire-Dependent Woodlands through the Sand Plains Partnership

Date: Tuesday June 16, 2020 from noon-1pm
Speaker: Andrea Brandon, The Nature Conservancy
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An Update on Northern Long-eared Bat and Canada Lynx Management and Monitoring on the Superior National Forest

Date: Tuesday July 21, 2020 from noon-1pm
Speakers: Ron Moen, University of Minnesota Duluth and Dan Ryan, Superior National Forest
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The Future of the Forest Products Industry

Date: Tuesday August 18, 2020 from noon-1pm
Speaker: Katie Fernholz, Dovetail Partners, Inc 
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Emerald Ash Borer: Current Status, Trends, and New Resources for Landowners and Managers 

Date: Tuesday September 15, 2020 from noon-1pm
Speakers: Jon Osthus, Minnesota Department of Agriculture and Matt Russell, UMN Department of Forest Resources
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Practical Applications of an Indigenous Model of Sustainability

Date: Tuesday October 20, 2020 from noon-1pm
Speaker: Mike Dockry, UMN Department of Forest Resources
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Forest Health Updates from Across Minnesota

Date: Tuesday November 17, 2020 from noon-1pm
Speakers: MN DNR Forest Health Specialists
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Forest Carbon and Its Role in Greenhouse Gas Removals and Emissions

Date: December 15, 2020 from noon-1pm
Speaker: Grant Domke, USDA Forest Service, Northern Research Station
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