Granite State Division Society of American Foresters Winter Meeting
All are welcome to attend the meeting. Those who fail to pre-register by January 28th may have to seek lunch elsewhere. There will be no refunds after January 28th. A soup, salad and sandwich buffet lunch is included for each registered person.
SAF Category 1 - 3.5 CFEs
Questions about the program? Tim Fleury (603) 796-2151 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Questions about registration or have dietary restrictions? Gabe Roxby (603) 224-9945 or email@example.com
8:00 am Registration & Coffee/Continental Breakfast
9:00 am NH Forestry Update: State Forester-Brad Simpkins, Society for the Protection of NH Forests-Jane Difley, Legislative/NHTOA Update-Jasen Stock, NH Forester Licensing Board-Don Winsor, Project Learning Tree, WMNF and others.
10:45 am Break
11:00 am Business Meeting: Presentation of Officers, Memorials, Review of 2018 Minutes, 2018 Annual Report, Treasurer's Report & Budget, NESAF Report, SAF Council Report , Resolutions
12:00 pm Lunch & Awards:Tree Farm Awards/Update, Membership Awards, Student Awards, Forester of the Year.
1:30 pm Following the Data: Trends in New Hampshire's Forests
- Using Geospatial Analysis to Map Forest Change in New Hampshire: 1996 to Present. Russ Congalton and Heather Grybas, University of New Hampshire.
- Intent To Cut and Report of Cut Data Since 2000. Jonathan Horton, N.H. Division of Forests & Lands.
- Patterns in Forest Harvesting in New England and New York: Using FIA Data to Evaluate Silvicultural Outcomes. Mark Ducey and Ethan Belair, University of New Hampshire.
- New Hampshire’s Town and Community Forests. Karen Bennett and John Gunn, UNH Cooperative Extension.
3:30 pm Certificates and Adjourn and Safe Travels