Promoting Private Forests

Forestry Tour (Separate Registration Fee Required)

21 Jun 2019
8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Forestry Tour (Separate Registration Fee Required)

8:30 AM                              Depart hotel

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM           Public Lands vs. Private Forestland Management Practices and Challenges: Speakers: Staff of California Forestry Association, California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection and Chantz Joyce, American Forest Foundation

 –  Fire Fuel Practices and Widelife/Urban Interface

–  Cap and Trade Program and landowner incentive funding

–  Markets


10:45 AM – 12:00 PM        Loyalton Biomass Power Plant Tour (approx. 1 hr from Squaw Creek)  Speakers:  Jim Turner  –  Facility Operations near Lake Tahoe Basin (Markets)

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM         Lunch (The Full Belly Deli – Truckee, CA)  Speaker: Tahoe Sierra Central Initiative, Steve Brink with CA Forestry Association and a member of the Initiative’s Steering Committee.

1:30 PM                           Return to hotel.