Posts Tagged ‘Forests’

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

 

Register Now

 

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.

 

CFPC 2012 Weed Tour and Golf Tournament – July 11 & 12, 2012

Friday, January 27th, 2012

Insect, Disease, Animal Damage and Weed Committees Tour

Dates: July 11& 12

Location: Siskiyou and Shasta County Sites Based in Burney, Ca.

Topics:

Transmission line herbicide treatments/Fountain fire 20 year anniversary/Lots of new herbicides for forestry/Fuel break creation and maintenance /Aerial  release with velpar ulw/ Wind farm tour/Demonstration of vegetation management using goats/Research coop cedar stock type trial/ Pine shoot borer& tip moth pheromone insecticide trial/New western pine beetle insecticide trial/Douglas fir seed orchard insect and weed management/State park himalayan blackberry control/Douglas fir sunscald & frost research trial/Mechanical site prep demo/Pre harvest site prep demo/Laws and regulations updates/ Noxious weed treatments

Agenda:

Detailed Agenda and Tour Stops

1ST DAY: Cal Forest Nursery will provide coffee, muffins, bagels and fruit at 7:00 AM registration. Transportation will be provided. No vehicles allowed on tour. Busses will depart on tour at 8:00 AM sharp!

2nd Day: Cal Forest Nursery will provide coffee, muffins, bagels and fruit at 7:00 AM registration. Transportation will be provided. No vehicles allowed on tour. Busses will depart on tour at 8:00 AM sharp!

Tour Registration Information:

Registration Fees:

$120.00 per person for July 11&12 field tour

$75.00 student rate per person for field tour

Tour includes transportation, lunch and beverages for both days and dinner on the evening of July 11

Registration can be made either by mail or online. There will be an extra fee to payments made online.

1) Registration by mail (Due by July 1, 2012): Mail-In Registration

2) Registration made online: Online Registration

Golf Tournament (optional)

Scheduled for July 10 at Fall River Golf Course please refer to flyer for the 12th Annual Weed Tour Golf Tournament.

CFPC Golf Tournament information

 
 

Continuing education credits for PCA, QAL, QAC & Private Applicator Certificates.

12.5 CE hours total for the tour. (2 hours of laws and regs. 1 hour of aerial & 9.5 hours of general)

Registration: Charm and Green Gables Motels, 37371 Main St. Burney, Ca. 96013

Lodging:  

Tour Base Motel                                                            Across Main Street from Charm
Green Gables and Charm Motels                               Shasta Pines Motel
37371 Main St. Burney, Ca. 96013                             Main St. Burney, Ca. 96013
530-335-3300                                                                 530-335-2201

Tell them you are with the Weed Tour to receive group rate!

Contact

Mark Gray, Sierra Pacific Industries, Redding Ca.

Office: 530-378-8178

Cell: 530-949-7124

mgray@spi-ind.com

 

 

California Past Forest Pest Condition Reports 1960 to Current

Monday, March 29th, 2010

The California Forest Pest Conditions Report are an important part of California history regarding forest insects and diseases that have impacted the forests of the state in past years.  Many of the older copies existed as one bound copy in a library. Recently we have had these copies scanned and are now available via the web for viewing and enjoyment.

To view a past conditions report please click link below.

California Forest Pest Conditions Reports – 1990 to Current:
http://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/r5/forest-grasslandhealth/?cid=fsbdev3_046704

California Forest Pest Report – 2015

California Forest Pest Report – 1989

California Forest Pest Report – 1988

California Forest Pest Report – 1987

California Forest Pest Report – 1986

California Forest Pest Report – 1985

California Forest Pest Report – 1984

California Forest Pest Report – 1983

California Forest Pest Report – 1982

California Forest Pest Report – 1981

California Forest Pest Report – 1980

California Forest Pest Report – 1979

California Forest Pest Report – 1978

California Forest Pest Report – 1977

California Forest Pest Report – 1976

California Forest Pest Report – 1975

California Forest Pest Report – 1974

California Forest Pest Report – 1973

California Forest Pest Report – 1972

California Forest Pest Report – 1971

California Forest Pest Report – 1970

California Forest Pest Report – 1969

California Forest Pest Report – 1968

California Forest Pest Report – 1967

California Forest Pest Report – 1966

California Forest Pest Report – 1965

California Forest Pest Report – 1964

California Forest Pest Report – 1963

California Forest Pest Report – 1962

California Forest Pest Report – 1961

California Forest Pest Report – 1960