Meeting Information

CTFRP - SOLD OUT

 
PLEASE NO WALK INS WE ARE SOLD OUT AT CAPACITY TO THE BUILDING. 

If you can no longer attend please contact rita@wcisa.net.

Date and Time:


Thursday, January 12, 2017

Conference Description:

Join us as we welcome Dr. Kevin Smith back to the west coast to talk about strategies of wood decay fungi! We'll be looking into how PG&E uses its tree failure data, how trees respond to ice storm injuries, what it's like to manage a failing forest, and how to manage ancient trees. In addition, case studies of interesting or unusual tree failures will be presented.

We have a scheduled CTFRP meeting in Fullerton, CA for late March. More details to come.

Agenda:


8:00 am Registration
8:30 am Welcome and Introductions
Larry Costello, Oracle Oak LLC, San Francisco, CA
8:45 am Tree Failure Case Studies (2)
Rick Gessner, Monarch Consulting Arborists, Felton, CA and Blair Glenn, Owner, Saratoga Tree Service, Saratoga, CA
9:15 am Cascades of Tree Response to Ice Storm Injury
Dr. Kevin Smith, Plant Physiologist, US Forest Service, Durham, NH
10:15 am Managing a Failing Forest in Seattle
Chris Rippey, Municipal Arborist, Seattle Parks and Recreation, Seattle, WA
11:00 am How PG&E Uses Its Tree Failure Data
Niel Fischer, Supervisor, Vegetation Management Dept., PG&E, Chico, CA
12:00 pm Lunch (Provided)
1:00 pm Strategies of Wood Decay Fungi
Dr. Kevin Smith, Plant Physiologist, US Forest Service, Durham, NH
2:00 pm Managing Ancient Trees: Loving our trees to death
Torrey Young, Consulting Arborist, Dryad LLC, Castro Valley, CA
3:15 pm Training for New Cooperators
Katherine Jones, CTFRP Database Manager (treefail@mac.com)
4:00 pm CEU Sign Out
*Please allow up to 6 weeks for processing of CEUs

Registration:

Early Registration (through 1/1/17):

$95.00 - WCISA Member
$120.00 - Non-WCISA Member

Regular Registration (on or after 1/2/17):

$120.00 - WCISA Member
$145.00 - Non-WCISA Member

Student/Senior:

$70.00 - must be a WCISA Member

CEUs:

5.0 - CA / CTW / MS
1.0 - US
3.25 -  BCMA-M
1.75 - BCMA-S

Optional:

0.75 - CA / CTW / MS / BCMA-M

Location:

Filoli Center
86 Canada Road
Woodside, CA 94062