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The Changing Face of Silviculture – From Basic to Intensive Management
The CIF – Rocky Mountain Section is presenting a Virtual Technical Session “The Changing Face of Silviculture – From Basic to Intensive Management”, on Thursday, April 22nd 2021 from 8:30am – 4:30pm (MDT).
Practitioners interested in the sustainability of Alberta’s forests as influenced by the use of different silvicultural practices ranging from basic to intensive management will be interested in attending this session. Speakers from industry, government and the scientific community from across Canada will share their expertise.
Topics will be covered include a history of silviculture in Alberta; herbicide alternatives for competition control; climate change adaptation and silviculture; emerging nursery technologies; intensive management without herbicides; density management for timber production; forest fertilization and future of intensive silviculture scenarios for Alberta.
Attendees will be eligible for up to 6.5 hours AAFMP Level 1 Continuing Competency Credits.
Registration is now closed.
For more information: Please direct any questions to Brad Pinno at: email@example.com
Presentation material from the technical session can be found below.
|Presenter||Title of Presentation||Video||Presentation (PDF)|
|Andy Shandro, GoA||History of Silviculture in Alberta and Future Risks||https://youtu.be/fvO7IFtmjK0|
|Tyler Niles, Weyerhaeuser GP||Glyphosate Alternatives for Competition Control||https://youtu.be/K6isqZ_R33k|
|Lee Martens, GoA, Star Creek study||Climate Change Adaptation Silviculture||https://youtu.be/1wOz86hB-IE|
|Scott Formaniuk, Cost to Coast Reforestation||Emerging Nursery Technology||https://youtu.be/K4IB91MPKfo|
|Milo Mihajolovich||Future of Herbicide Applications in Silviculture –||https://youtu.be/FbYB0iWFwcc|
|Woongsoon Jang, BC MoF||Forest Fertilization in British Columbia||https://youtu.be/hiIePczcqmI|
|Nelson Thiffault, CFS||Intensive Management without Herbicides in Quebec||https://youtu.be/WrGghDfDZPk|
|Brad Pinno, UofA||Possible Intensive Silviculture Scenarios in Alberta||https://youtu.be/DZBklhFBxaw|
Upcoming Date(s) and Time(s)
8:30 am - 3:30 pm