Cooperating Foresters Meeting Presentation

Yesterday, I presented at the Wisconsin Cooperating Foresters Statewide Meeting in Stevens Point. In addition to the more extensive materials posted yesterday, here is a pdf of my presentation. The meeting is co-sponsored by the WNDR-Forestry and Wisconsin Consulting Foresters.

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Presentation(s) on proposed changes to the MFL

UPDATED Mar 23–There are lots of changes packed into the Legislative Council Special Committee recommendations on the MFL (see this post and this other one). The path to passage is unclear (given everything else), but folks with an interest in private lands, forest management, local government, and economic development should pay attention and, more importantly, […]

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Wisconsin Bioenergy Summit: Video now available

As promised, the the videos from the Wisconsin Bioenergy Summit have been posted. I didn’t see an easy way to embed them in this post, so I just post the links. Our panel was on biomass supply research and featured presentations by Randy Fortenbery (UW-Madison Ag & Applied Econ), Steve Ventura (UW-Madison Soil Science), and […]

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Wisconsin Bioenergy Summit

Yesterday was the 2010 Wisconsin Bioenergy Summit hosted by the Wisconsin Bioenergy Initiative. I was asked to present as part of panel on biomass research supply related to our new study to survey the logging sector. Our session and others were video-recorded, so I hope to provide links as soon as they are available. In […]

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EAB response: A social science perspective

On Tuesday of last week, I presented at 2010 North Central Forest Pest Workshop in Elkhart Lake, WI. This presentation is an update on our efforts in Wisconsin to apply social science concepts, particularly related to networks, to emerald ash borer response. It also outlines where we might go moving forward. Here is the audio […]

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Recent presentation on the Northwoods

I don’t typically give presentations to the general public, but this summer the Wisconsin Alumni Association asked me to talk to alums and Friends of WI Public TV. It was a neat experience. WPT shared highlights for an upcoming Hometown Stories documentary on Wausau and another segment on Trout Lake Research Station (part of the […]

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Captured on WisconsinEye: Discussion with EAB Operations Team

Earlier this week, I participated in a meeting of Wisconsin’s Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) Operations Team. WisconsinEye (i.e., WI C-Span) captured the meeting on camera and posted the video and audio here [link broken]. Some background: John Breschak¬†(former graduate student)¬†conducted an exploratory evaluation of EAB response to date to test out some of our ideas […]

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