Incorporating Elements of Old Growth Forests in
Sept. 28, 2022 | 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Three Lakes, Wis.
Join a team of researchers and practitioners as we explore the Argonne Experimental Forest and discuss incorporating elements of old growth forest into forest management. Through a combination of presentations and field tours we will cover:
- Elements of old growth habitat and silvicultural treatments to obtain them
- Enhancing vertical and horizontal structure
- Forest regeneration consideration
- Importance and application at a landscape level
Tentative itinerary available HERE.
This workshop counts towards the Forest Management for Wildlife Certification Program and is pre-approved for 5.5 SAF CFEs and 6 Wisconsin DNR Cooperating Forester CEUs.
This workshop is designed for natural resource professionals. However, it is also open to all interested participants.
Michael Demchik, Ph.D., Professor of Silviculture, University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point
Ron Eckstein, Retired Wildlife Biologist, WI Department of Natural Resources
Christel Kern, Ph.D., Team Leader/Research Forester, US Forest Service
Amanda McGraw, Ph.D., Research Scientist, WI Department of Natural Resources