Flowing, Soaring and Growing – Ensuring the Resiliency of our Forests
May 10-12, 2023, at the Seven Feathers Casino in Canyonville, Oregon
After three years of virtual annual meetings, the Umpqua SAF Chapter is excited to host an in-person annual meeting. The meeting agenda features networking opportunities, general sessions, and field trips. The general session themes will include workforce development, wildlife, forest health, forest management, and policy. Terry Baker, the CEO for the Society of American Foresters, will deliver the keynote address.
Stayed turned for the finalized agenda and how to register.
Registration will open in January 2023.
The details for the business meeting and awards ceremony will be posted once finalized. To nominate an OSAF member for an award, please visit https://forestry.org/oregon-awards/.
There will be three field trips offered during the annual meeting.
- Recovery and Resilience Through Time- a 10-year glimpse into recovery and reforestation after fire in Southern Oregon.
- Growing and Soaring, Tree Improvement and Forest Health- entomology, soil health, history, and a look ahead into tree improvement.
- Archie Creek Restoration- a tour of a 2020 megafire restoration through the tales of fish, water, culture, and fuels.
CFE credits will be available for attending the annual meeting and the field trips.
Sponsorships are available for this annual meeting. If your company would like to be a sponsor, please contact Chad Gilbreath at chad.gilbreath(at)northwestfcs.com.