2010 California Forest Pest Council 59th Annual Meeting
“The Changing Forests of California”
Date: November 16 – 17, 2010
Time: Tuesday 16th – 11:30am to 7:30pm & Wednesday 17th – 7:30am to 4:30pm
Forest insect and disease issues and challenges will be presented and discussed, including topics on damaging insects and pathogens not yet found in California forests as well as climate change induced stress on pines. Attendees will also have the opportunity to attend an evening poster session and social on 11/16. Refreshments will be provided both meeting days, with lunch offered on the 11/17.
Tuesday, November 16 (all sessions are open to all interested)
Welcome and 2010 Forest Conditions – Overview
Insect Committee – Forest Insects in California
Disease Committee – Forest Diseases in California
Pesticides – Laws and Regulations
Posters and Social
Wednesday, November 17
California Forest Insect and Disease Challenges
Climate Change – How will Pines Fare?
Lunch – provided
CFPC Business Meeting
On the Lookout for Tomorrow’s Threats to California’s Forests
Southern CA Tree Mortality
Pacific SW Region, US Forest Service Wildland Fire Training & Conference Center
3237 Peacekeeper Way
McClellan, CA 95652
Click here for Driving Directions
Please Enter Through “Main Training Center Entrance” door noted on map.
Click here for Wildland Fire Training & Conference Center Map
Lions Gate Hotel
3410 Westover Street
Sacramento, (McClellan Park) CA, 95652
The Lions Gate Hotel (www.lionsgatehotel.com) is within walking distance from the CFPC meeting location at the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center (3237 Peacekeeper Way; McClellan, CA 95652). Lions Gate will be offering a hotel conference room rate until October 26, 2010 for attendees interested in overnight accommodations. For reservations, contact Lions Gate Hotel at (916) 643-6222 and refer to the booking code: CFPC. Hotel check-in time is 3 p.m. and check-out time is 12 p.m.
Local Area Restaurants:
There are a variety of great restaurants near the Conference Center. Click here for a list of local area restaurants.
CFPC Annual Meeting Registration and Agenda Information:
Agenda: CFPC 2010 Annual Meeting Agenda
Registration: Choose either online or mail in registration
Online registration link: CFPC Online Registration
Mail-in registration form: Check payments are also accepted by printing off the registration form (59th Annual Meeting Registration Form) and mailing in the registration.
Please make checks payable to CFPC and return to:
CDF Fire Station #12
635 N Santa Rosa
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
PLEASE NOTE THE EARLY REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 12, 2010.
Continuing Education Credits:
Day 1: 1.0 – Laws and Regulations, 2.5 – Other
Day 2: 5.0 – Other
Day 1: 4.0 – Category 1
Day 2: 5.0 – Category 1