Science in Practice Webinar Series
These 30-minute sessions summarize recent research with a focus on practical take-aways for land managers and practitioners.
American chestnut revival: Restoration efforts in the Southern NFS
August 14, 2020 | Topics: chestnut restoration
Presented by Dr. Stacy Clark, SRS Research Forester
Some key points from this webinar:
- Restoration on public lands will require a targeted approach
- Animal browsing and root rot disease will impede future restoration efforts
- Ten years of field trials show that hybrid American chestnuts are extremely competitive
Advances in efficient high resolution forest mapping
July 20, 2020 | Topics: forest disturbance, forest mapping
Presented by Steve Norman, SRS Research Ecologist
This webinar recording is unavailable, but you can download the slides below.