Restoration Forestry Guild Gathering: Bottomlands, Bluffs, and Birds

Event Date: 
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 09:30 to Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 16:00
Save the dates! (stay tuned - dates likely delayed)
Guild Gathering - Restoration Forestry: Bottomlands, Bluffs, and Birds
Locations: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse, Pearl Street Brewery, Field Tours
 
February 26 (working draft agenda)
9:30 Welcome 
9:40 Restoration Forestry
10:40 Upper Mississippi River Landscape Ecology
11:20 Defining Forest Restoration in the UMR/Driftless
12:00 Lunch
12:40 Implications - Birds
1:20 Implications - Ecological Communities 
2:00 Floodplain/Bottomland Silviculture (or Adapting Silviculture for Restoration?)
2:40 Break
3:00 Improving Seedling Stock for Floodplain Restoration
3:40 Case Studies, Regeneration
4:20 Synthesis
5:00 Adjourn
6:30 Social event
 
February 27 (details forthcoming...)
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.: Field tours
 
If you would like to sponsor this event, please contact Mike Lynch right away, and thank you! 
Thank you to the Army Corps of Engineers for the photos in this event listing.