Register Now for the California Forest Pest Council 62nd Annual Meeting

 

California Forests – Stressed Out

November 20 & 21, 2013

Wildland Fire Training & Conference Center

3237 Peacekeeper Way McClellan, CA 95652

 

 

Panels for the 62nd Annual Meeting of the California Forest Pest Council (CFPC),

“California Forests – Stressed Out,” include current issues affecting California’s forests,

such as the effects of insects and decay on fire salvage; understanding how drought

affects trees; and threats to amphibians, bats, and bees.  Overviews on status of current

exotic and native forest pests will also be provided.

 

 

Agenda:

The complete agenda is available at 2013 CFPC Agenda.  For information and instructions on

submitting a poster for the poster session, go to Poster Announcement and Instructions.

 

Wednesday, November 20, 2013 

11:30 – 12:30 pm  Registration

12:30 – 12:35  Welcome

12:35  – 12:50  2013 Forest Conditions and Aerial Survey Report

12:50 – 2:50  Insect Committee Meeting

2:50 – 3:00 BREAK

3:00 – 4:15  Disease Committee Meeting

4:15 – 4:30  BREAK

4:30 – 5:30  Pesticide Laws and Regulations

5:30 – 6:30  Poster Session and Social 

 

Thursday, November 21, 2012

7:30 – 8:30 am  Registration

8:30 – 8:40 Welcome

8:40 – 9:50  New and Noteworthy

9:50 – 10:20  BREAK

10:20 – 11:00  Ongoing California Forest Health Issues

11:00 – 12:30 LUNCH (provided) and Business Meeting

12:30 – 1:50  Drought and Climate Change

1:50 – 2:10  BREAK

2:10 – 4:00  Fire Salvage: Race Against Time

4:00 – 4:45  Threats to Wildlife

4:45  ADJOURN

 

Registration:

To register online, go to: Online Registration Link  If you would like to register by mail, go to

Mail In Registration Form – PDF or Mail in Registration – Word for the registration form.

Registration may also be paid at the door (cash, check, or credit card).

 

Invitation to Students:

The CFPC encourages students to participate in the annual meeting by presenting a poster or a talk. 

The council is providing travel grants via the Don Dahlsten Memorial Fund for those that apply and

qualify.  For more information, go to:  Don Dahlsten Memorial Fund Invitation and Announcement.

 

Meeting Location:

Pacific Southwest Region, Wildland Fire Training & Conference Center

3237 Peacekeeper Way McClellan, CA 95652

30 Mile Room – Meeting Room 

Rattlesnake Room – Poster Session

 

Directions:

Driving Directions

 

Wildland Fire Training & Conference Center Map – Please enter through the

“Main Training Center Entrance” door noted on this map.

 

Hotel Accommodations:

Overnight accommodations are available for $92.00 a night until 11/5/13 at the

Lyons Gate Hotel.  Guests will receive a complimentary hot breakfast buffet and high speed

Internet.  The hotel is within walking distance from the Conference Center.

 

To make hotel reservations online, go to:  California Forest Pest Council.  To make reservations by

phone, call (866) 258-5651 and request the “CA Forest Pest Council 2013” room rate.

 

CEUs – Coming Soon!

DPR CREDITS

Day 1: 
1.0   hours Laws and Regulations
3.5 hours Other
4.5 hours Total
 
Day 2:
6.0 hours Other
6.0 hours Total

SAF CREDITS

ISA CREDITS

 

 

The CFPC promotes education concerning forest pests and forest health, and advises the California

Board of Forestry and Fire Protection on forest health protection.  It is a 501(3)c organization.

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