California Forest Pest Council Annual Meeting – November 12 & 13, 2014

 

California Forest Health – Coping with

 

Drought, Insects and Diseases

 

November 12 & 13, 2014

USDA Forest Service, Wildland Fire Training & Conference Center

3237 Peacekeeper Way McClellan, CA 95652

 

 

Agenda:

The complete agenda is available at 2014 CFPC Agenda. 

For information and instructions on submitting a poster for the poster session, please click on: 

Poster Announcement and Instructions.

 

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 

11:30 – 12:30 pm  Registration

12:30 – 12:35  Welcome

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

12:50 – 2:10  Insect Committee Meeting

2:10 – 2:20  BREAK

2:20 – 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 13, 2014

7:00 – 8:00 am  Registration

8:00 – 8:10 Welcome

8:10 – 9:10  New and Noteworthy

9:10 – 10:10  Updates on Significant California Forest Pests

10:30 – 10:40  BREAK

10:40 – 11:40 Coping with Drought

11:40 – 12:40  LUNCH (provided)

12:40 – 1:10  CFPC Business Meeting

1:10 – 2:10  Fuels: Ecology and Management

2:10 – 3:10  Invited Speakers

3:30 – 4:50  Status of California Wildlife Populations

4:50  ADJOURN

 

Registration:

To register online please click the link:  Online Registration

Early Bird Registration dates are from: 10/6 – 10/24

Standard Registration dates are from:  10/25 – 11/7

After 11/7, Registration must be paid in person at the meeting by 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. 

 

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

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

 

Poster Session Information: Click here for details.

 

Meeting Location:

Pacific Southwest Region, Wildland Fire Training & Conference Center

3237 Peacekeeper Way McClellan, CA 95652

30 Mile Room & Rattlesnake Room

 

Directions:

Driving Directions

 

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

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

 

Hotel Accommodations:

Lions Gate Hotel – 3410 Westover Street,  McClellan, California, 95652

Overnight accommodations are available for $95.00 (exclusive of local taxes and fees) a night until 10/25/14. Rooms are available on a first come first serve basis.

 

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” to receive the group room rate.

Guests will receive a complimentary hot breakfast buffet, high speed Internet, complimentary parking. 

The hotel is within walking distance from the Conference Center.

 

 

CEUs:

SAF CEU’s

11/13/14: 4 hours Category 1-CF

11/14/14: 5.5 hours Category 1-CF

 

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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