Agenda, speaker biographies and presentation abstracts for the October 2010 Alberta Forest Growth Organization's Forests and Energy conference.
Publications & Multimedia
Plan for addressing the three main priorities identified at the workshop "Decision Support Tools for Management of Regenerated Lodgepole Pine."
This report describes the detailed procedures of the Mountain Pine Beetle (MPB) Environment Decision Support Tool (DST) application development.
Lodgepole pine manual for field measurements, includes density, size and growth, health, vigour, competition and crop tree assessment measurements.
The AFGO "Forests and Energy - Growing Towards a Carbon Neutral Alberta" Conference was a great success. The presentations generated a great deal of discussion and some ideas for collaboration and research. Presentations from the Conference:
Presentation on background, priorities, future directions of the Foothills Growth and Yield Association and the Mountain Pine Beetle Ecology Program.
Presentation on climate effects on immature lodgepole pine, including concerns, analytical methods and results, and risk mitigation and management.
Partner perspective describing a FGYA challenge, the solution provided by partnership with FRI and the results of that partnership.
Presentation given on the Improved Forest Management and the mandate, members, funding, workshops, and conferences of AFGO, at FRI's 2010 AGM.
Summary of AFGO workshop in May 2010 related to Getting Your Offsets to Market.
Poster promoting the Foothills Growth and Yield Association, including a summary of projects and a look at plans for the future.
Annual report of FGYA, includes income and expenditures, and achievements and shortfalls for various projects.