2018 Fall Conference (flyer)
September 27-28 Four Points by Sheraton West Lafayette, Indiana
|Forest Management for Birds|
|Day 1 – September 27|
|10:00AM||Executive Committee Meeting|
|1:15PM||Forest Management for Ruffed Grouse and Woodcock
Heather Shaw, Biologist, Ruffed Grouse Society
|2:00PM||Forest Management for Wild Turkey
Ryan Boyer, Biologist, National Wild Turkey Federation
|3:30PM||Why Foresters need to talk about songbirds AND manage for them
Allen Pursell, Director of Forest Conservation, The Nature Conservancy
|4:15PM||The need for forest management
Jody Shimp, Coordinator, Let The Sun Shine In!
|7:00PM||Social Time and Forester’s Fund Activities|
|Day 2 – September 28|
|8:30AM||Songbirds of the Central Hardwoods
Jeff Riegel, Purdue University
|9:15AM||Forest Management Techniques for Birds
Laura Kearns, Wildlife Biologist, Ohio DNR, Division of Fish & Wildlife
|10:15AM||Cost Share Programs for Birds
Brian Kruse, State Forester, Natural Resource Conservation Service
|11:00AM||Migratory Songbird Response to Invasive Species Removal – Stephanie Beilke, Conservation Science Associate, Audubon Great Lakes|
Conference Facility: Four Points by Sheraton West Lafayette, 1600 Cumberland Avenue, West Lafayette, IN 47906
Continuing Education: This workshop will be assigned contact hours for continuing education credits.
Four Points by Sheraton West Lafayette 1600 Cumberland Avenue, West Lafayette, IN 47906
Registration: Pre-registration is required in order to plan meals and breaks. Please complete and return the registration form on this flyer by September 12, 2018 to the address indicated. Registration pays for part of the total cost of breaks, meals, transportation and speakers.
Online registration and payment link (PayPal)
Fill out the registration form and send with payment to Dale Weigel, 143 The Woods, Bedford, IN 47421. Make checks payable to Indiana Society of American Foresters.