The Planning for Growth and Open Space Conservation Webinar Series Presents…
Wednesday, January 22, 2:00 - 3:30 pm, Eastern Time
As urban areas and communities expand, so do the urban and community forests and the need to manage these important resources. This program will explore a variety of concepts and tools that are important for land use planners to consider when planning for urban forest conservation and management. Photo credit: Larry Korhnak
Webinar registration is open to all and attendance is free. Please contact Sara Comas (firstname.lastname@example.org) with comments, special accommodations, or to be added to the mailing list.
Scheduled speakers to include:
· Jim Schwab American Planning Association, Hazards Planning Research Center
· CJ Lammers Maryland The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Environmental Planning
· Nancy Humenik-Sappington Consulting Arborist/Landscape Designer
Please register in advance for this and future webinars.
Visit our website for more information or to view past presentations.
****Society of American Foresters (SAF) Continuing Forestry Education (CFE) credits and American Planning Association (APA/AICP) Certification Maintenance (CM) credits are available for this webinar.
This series is sponsored by the National Open Space Conservation Group of the USDA Forest Service and Clemson University.
Susan Stein, Rick Pringle and Sara Comas (US Forest Service)
Susan Guynn (Clemson University)
USFS---Response to Test Drill Preliminary Decision Memo
USFS---Test Drill Preliminary Decision Memo for Gold Beach Ranger District
US Senate---O&C Land Grant Act of 2013
Senator Whitsett---Oregon: Transfer public lands from feds?
Natural Resources Committee--State Forests Management Superior to Federal Forests
The Nature Conservancy---Oregon Grasslands: Crucial for Wildlife Survival
The Bandon Marsh Mosquito Farm
Department of Interior---Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations AKA The Coquilles
USFS---Federal land buries rural economies in WA & OR
ODFW---A bright outlook for ocean salmon seasons
EPA---Victims of Government: The Case of Steve Lathrop, Sounds Fimiliar
Action Alert:---State Legislation HB2173---Updated 3/13/2013
Congressman Peter DeFazio & The Land and Water Conservation Fund
USFWS---Three Articles relevant to the LWCF and the NFWF
Senators Wyden and Reid Planning 2013 Omnibus Federal Lands Bill
USFWS---Oregon Islands National Wildlife Refuge
American Policy Center---news on more Federal Land grabs
The National Fish & Wildlife Foundation