Agenda Set for Oct. 10 Urban Wood Use Webcast

Illinois Wood Utilization Team

The Fall Urban Wood Utilization webcast, hosted by the Wood Education and Resource Center, is scheduled for 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 10.

To participate as a guest, join the webcast by connecting to Adobe Connect web meeting and follow directions. For audio by phone, dial 888-844-9904; access code 7578516.

Urban Wood Utilization Webcast Agenda
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Eastern

Focus: Current urban wood utilization activities


1:00 p.m. Introduction and  Overview
– Ed Cesa, US Forest Service, Wood Education and Resource Center

1:10 p.m. Update on International Society of Arboriculture’s BMPs for Urban Wood
– Eric Wiseman, VA Tech

1:20 p.m. Update on the Four State Bringing Urban Forestry Full Circle Project
– Don Peterson, Glacierland Resource Conservation & Development Council

1:40 p.m. VA Urban Wood Group Update
– Joe Lehnen, VA Department of Forestry

1:50 p.m. Firewood Processing Productivity Study Update
– Harry Watt, NCSU Wood Products Extension

2:00 p.m. The Urban Forest Resource – Building Supply Chains for the Future
– John Stephenson, Stephenson Tree Care

3:00 p,m. Final Comments and Date for Next Webcast
Tuesday, April 10, 2018, 1:00 pm Eastern