Insect, Disease, Animal Damage, & Weed Committees Tour
Dates: July 13 & 14Location: Calaveras and Tuolumne Counties near Murphys, CA
Western pine beetle management Plantation/ IPM management Insecticide injection mortality protection/ giant sequoia establishment and management/ giant sequoia sensitivity to herbicides/ fuel hazard reductions and wildfire fuel breaks/ prescribed fire and herbicide use for brush reduction/ Velpar and Velossa product results on SP, IC and GS/ high elevation multi-species plantation management/ gopher baiting/ climate change test plots/ IPM on right of Way management/ Insect canopy research in giant sequoia/ cattle grazing as weed abatement/ biomass for pest and disease control/ aerial conifer release/ forest to oak woodland site conversion/ Annosus root disease & mistletoe treatments/ Landslide regeneration treatments/ aspen regeneration.
TOUR PRE-REGISTRATION INFORMATION
$120.00 per person for July 13 & 14 Field Tour
$75.00 Student Rate per person for July 13 & 14 Field Tour
Includes information packet, transportation, lunch and beverages for both days and a BBQ dinner the evening of July 13th.
Golf Tournament (optional)
$50.00 per person, scheduled for July 12th at Forest Meadows. Please refer to flyer for the 11th Annual Weed Tour Golf Tournament.
14.5 Continuing Education Credits for CA PCA, QAL, QAC & Private Applicator Certificates
REGISTRATION: Murphys Suites, Highway 4, Murphys, CA. 7:00 A.M. on July 13th
1st Day Cal Forest Nursery will provide coffee, muffins, bagels and fruit at 7:00 a.m. at registration. No vehicles are allowed on tour, except for pre-approved vehicles. Transportation will be provided. Buses leave at 8:00 AM sharp.
2nd Day Dupont will provide coffee, muffins, bagels and fruit at 7:00 a.m. at registration. No vehicles are allowed on tour, except for pre-approved vehicles. Transportation will be provided. Buses leave at 8:00 AM sharp.
Please click on the links below for more information:
Golf Tournament: July 12th – Golf Tour Brochure
Field Tour Dates: July 13th & July 14th – Field Trip Agenda
CDPR Accreditation approval for tour:
Day Laws Aerial Other Total
1 2.0 0.0 5.5 7.5
2 2.5 1.0 3.5 7.0
Idaho Dept. of Agriculture CEU approved credits:
Registration Information – Please fill out the form below and mail registration to Steve Kafka, P.O. Box 132, Martell, CA 95654
– Registration Form
Online Registration: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/1825007647