When: Saturday June 23, 2018

Where: Canadian Ecology Centre, Samuel de Champlain Provincial Park

Start: Noon (catered lunch provided)

Afternoon Workshop – 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

 Welcome and Introductions – All

 FPInnovations Ontario Update – John Pineau

 Canadian Wood Fibre Centre / Petawawa Research Forest Research – Murray Woods (TBC)

 Algonquin Forestry Authority Update – Gord Cumming

 Nipissing Forest Resource Management Update – Andree Morneault (TBC)

 Treatment of forming beech thickets resulting from beech bark disease – Svetlana Zeran

 Proactive silviculture to manage our hemlock forests prior to the imminent arrival of the hemlock Woolly Adelgid – Svetlana Zeran

 Estimating Age from LiDAR-Derived Structural Variables to Improve Ecosite-Based Models of Black Spruce Wood Quality in the Boreal forest of Ontario – Rebecca Wylie

CIF Algonquin Section AGM – 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Optional Evening activities:

Barbecue Supper – 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Evening Campfire with musical entertainment – 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.

For those who wish to stay Saturday night:

CEC Cabins can be booked directly at: (705)-744-1715

Park campsites can also be booked for those who might want to camp: (705) 744-2276

For more information or to register:

John Pineau