2020 Forestry and Wildlife Research Review

collage of images from the 2019 research review

SFEC's 2020 Forestry and Wildlife Research Review will be Thursday, January 9, 2020 at the Cloquet Forestry Center.

The purpose of the event is to present new applied research relevant to regional natural resource managers, with a focus on silviculture, forest management, and forest-based wildlife. This focus includes research related to policy, economics, inventory, remote sensing, and other topics pertaining to forests and associated natural resources.

The audience is professional natural resource managers - this is an excellent opportunity to make land managers aware of your research results, and to influence land management activities.


Research Review Information:

Date: Thursday January 9, 2020
Location: University of Minnesota Cloquet Forestry Center, 175 University Rd, Cloquet, MN 55720
Time: 8:45am - 4:00pm, check-in opens at 8:00am 
Cost: $75 SFEC members, $40 students, $140 others, prices increase 10% after 5:00pm on January 3, 2020
Registration: Register for the Research Review. Lunch and refreshments will be provided with registration.
*Note: oral and poster presenters do not need to pay to attend this event, we will provide you a discount code for registration
CEUs: This event has been approved for 5.0 CAT1 continuing education credits by the Society of American Foresters

View a 2020 Research Review Flyer (PDF)
View a draft agenda for the day (PDF) last updated 12/10/2019

Call for proposals:

Our call for proposals has now closed. We are reviewing submissions and will contact all those that have submitted proposals shortly.

Presentations are short, emphasizing applied results and relevance to land managers.

  • Oral: 15 minutes + Q&A 
  • Poster: standard poster presentation plus a 5-minute "lightning talk" to introduce the work.

Deadline: Proposals for oral and poster presentations closed at noon on Thursday, October 31, 2019.
Questions: Direct any questions about proposal content or the submission process to Eli Sagor at (218) 409-6115 or esagor@umn.edu.

All interested learners are welcome. For accommodations related to ability please contact us at sfec@umn.edu.

Contact Us

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

Madison Rodman, SFEC Program Coordinator
mrodman@umn.edu | 218-726-6403