Virginia – North Carolina
USFS Southern Research Station
February 17, 2012
Haw River State Park
Browns Summit, North Carolina

February 27, 2018

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8:30 – 9:00              Welcome, Purpose and Introduction – Fred Allen

9:00 – 9:50              Virginia – John Carroll – Deputy State Forester

  • Use of FIA Data for VA/NC Addressing Deficit Growth – John Pemberton
  • Overview of Research Work and Diminished Species – John Creighton
  • Water Quality – Matt Poirot
  • Update on Forest Certification – Harvey Darden
  • Handout on Ecosystem Services – John Carroll    

9:50 – 10:30            Follow up discussion on Va. Presentations – Nancy Walters
Questions and Potential opportunities/needs                          

10:30 – 10:45           Break

10:45 – 11:35           North Carolina – Wib Owen, NC. State Forester

  • NC Forestry BMP Effectiveness Monitoring Watershed Study – David Jones
  • Fire Environment Branch Project – Tim Howell
  • WebGIS  Preharvest Planning Tool (redesign) – David Jones
  • Longleaf Initiative – Barry new
  • Monitoring Forest Health – Rob Trickel
  • CWPP Update – David Lane

11:35 – 12:15           Follow up discussion on NC presentations – Nancy Walters
Questions and Potential opportunities/needs

12:15 – 12:45          Lunch (at facility)

12:45 – 1:55            Southern Research Station – Rob Doudrick, Station Director

  • Forest Economics and Policy Research in SRS: A Focus on Payments for Ecosystem Services. – Jeff Prestemon
  • Non-Timber Forest Products Research in NC & VA – Jim Chamberlain
  • Recent Happening at SRS-FIA – JT Vogt
  • Regional Oak Study – Katie Greenberg
  • Center for Integrated Forest Science and Synthesis – Dave Wear
  • "Investigating the Effects of Woody Bioenergy Crops on Water Quality and Quantity". "Investigating the Effects of Eastern Hemlock Loss on Ecosystem Processes: Implications for Restoration." – Chelcy Ford
  • "Technology Development at the Eastern Forest Environmental Threat Assessment Center." – Danny Lee

1:55 – 2:35              Follow up discussion on SRS presentations – Nancy Walters
Questions and potential opportunities/needs

2:35 – 3:00              Other Issues/Concerns/Round Robin – Nancy Walters

3:05 – 3:15              Wrap up - Rob Doudrick, Carl Garrison, Wib Owen