Archive for July, 2016

California Forest Pest Council Annual Meeting – November 15 & 16, 2016

Friday, July 29th, 2016

California Forests – Severe Drought Takes its Toll

November 15 – 16, 2016

UC Davis Campus

Student Community Center Multipurpose Room

Davis, CA 95616

 

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Agenda:

The full agenda for this year’s meeting is now available: Full Agenda

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

11:30 – 12:30   Registration

12:30 – 12:40   Welcome

12:35 – 12:45     2015 Forest Conditions and Aerial Survey Report

1:05 – 2:40      Insect Committee Meeting

2:40 – 2:50      BREAK

2:50 – 4:00      Disease Committee Meeting

4:00 – 4:15      BREAK

4:15 – 5:15      Pesticide Laws and Regulations

5:15 – 6:30      Poster Session and Social

 

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

7:00 – 8:00      Registration

8:00 – 8:10      Welcome

8:10 – 10:10    Responding to Tree Mortality in the Sierras

10:10 – 10:30  BREAK

10:30 -11:45    Responding to Tree Mortality in the Sierras (cont.)

11:45 – 12:45  LUNCH (provided)

12:45 – 1:15    CFPC Business Meeting

1:15 – 3:05     Management Response/Implementation Panel

3:05 – 3:15     BREAK

3:15 – 4:30     Wildlife Session

4:30  ADJOURN

 

Location:

Student Community Center located on UC Davis Campus on the corner of Hutchison Dr. and California Dr.,

Parking is $9/day and the easiest and closest parking is located at the Pavilion parking lot (or also known as West Entry Parking Structure) and Lot 40. These parking lots are a 5 minute walk to the meeting location at the Student Community Center.

The visitor parking pass purchase stations are noted on the map at each parking location.

UC Davis Parking Map     Directions to Parking Locations

 

Invitation to Students:

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

Don Dahlsten Memorial Fund:  Students attend for free! The CFPC Council provides some travel grants for students that apply and qualify. If interested please Click here for information.

 

Poster Session Information: 

If your considering presenting a poster at this years meeting please click here information on poster details.

 

Hotel Accommodations:

A limited number of discounted rooms are available at the following hotels for our meeting from Nov. 14 – 17, 2016:

Best Western University Lodge.  123 B street; Davis, CA; (530) 756-7890; 05363@hotel.bestwestern.com

 Rooms are based on availability through October 17, 2016.  When making your reservation, refer to the CA Forest Pest Council room block to get discounted rates.

  • $99.00 + tax/night for 2 double beds
  • $95.00 + tax/night for a queen bed

NOTE:  All rooms have a coffee maker, microwave, and a refrigerator.  Free wireless internet is available as well as a continental breakfast every morning from 7-10 am.  Parking is free.  Walking to the UC Davis Student Community Center will take approximately 10 – 15 min.

Aggie Inn.  245 1st St.; Davis, CA; (530) 756-0352

 Rooms are based on availability through October 9, 2016.  When making your reservation, refer to the CA Forest Pest Council room block to get discounted rates.

  • $119.00 + tax/night for a queen bed
  • $129 + tax/night for 2 queen beds

NOTE:  All rooms have a mini-fridge, microwave, and Keurig coffee makers. Free wireless internet is available as well as a deluxe breakfast every morning. Parking is free.  Walking to the UC Davis Student Community Center will take approximately 10 min.

 

CEUs: 

DPR CEU’s:  Day 1:  Laws – 1, Other – 3
Day 2: Other – 3.5

SAF CEU’s: will be applied for and information will be posted

ISA CEU’s: will be applied for and information will be posted

 

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.