Event Details en-

**Due to circumstances arising from COVID-19 precautions this event has been postponed until further notice.**

Refunds: Registration fees will be automatically refunded to the credit card used in the transaction. 


Timber supply in Alberta’s forests – these are risky times


April 16th, 2020 (Thursday)


Coast West Edmonton Hotel, 18035 Stony Plain Road, Edmonton

Who should attend?

Practitioners interested in sustainability of, and intensive investment in Alberta’s forests in times of risk from fire, insects, erratic weather and other factors that influence the long-term success of our forests and communities.

What topics will be covered?

  • The importance of timber supply in forestry investment
  • Opportunities to increase yield through intensive silviculture
  • Tree improvement opportunities to increase growth or reduce insects, diseases and drought impacts
  • Climate change and wildfire and its impacts on sustainability
  • Assessing how risk to forest sustainability and health is assessed in sustained yield management 
  • Operational and strategic planning to increase wood supply in Alberta with current and adapted policies

 The tech session agenda may be viewed here.


Includes presentations, breakfast, lunch, refreshments.

CIF members: $100

Non-CIF members: $130

CIF member students & retirees: $50

Non-CIF member students & retirees: $65

**Please note: We are currently experiencing intermittent issues with our payment system, kindly email admin@cif-ifc.org or call 705-744-1715 ext 585 should your payment be declined. We apologize for any inconvenience.**

Deadline for Registration is Monday, April 13, 2020

Questions? Send Email to: rms.cif@gmail.com

AAFMP: 5 hours Category 1


Hotel Accommodation

Coast West Edmonton Hotel, 18035 Stony Plain Road, Edmonton

Phone: (780) 483-7770, 1-800-663-1144 or https://www.coasthotels.com/

Block of rooms for April 15 to 17th, $89/night for Superior Room: 2 queen beds or 1 king bed 

Reservations must be made by March 31, 2020 to receive this rate. Please book early!

Code for room reservation: CWE-GFC724

Upcoming Date(s) and Time(s)

  • 2020/04/16
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm
    - Registration includes presentations, breakfast, lunch, and refreshments.