Carbon and multiple-use forest management in Southern New England


Oct 27, 2020
8:00 AM - 3:15 PM

A meeting of the Yankee Division, New England Society of American Foresters, co-hosted by Hull Forestlands, University of Connecticut Cooperative Extension, The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, CT-DEEP Forestry.

Myers Pond Tract– Hull Forestland, LP in Union, CT

Cost: $15 includes coffee, donuts, and lunch – It is Bring Your Own Chair though
To register: RSVP to Jeff Ward,
Check or cash payment accepted in advance or at the door. Please make checks out to “Yankee Division – SAF.”
Mail checks to: Jeff Ward, CAES, PO Box 1106, New Haven, CT 06504.
Outdoor and limited to 100 participants to maintain CT State social distancing regulations
8:00 Registration, coffee
8:45 Welcome, Goals, Agenda, Introductions –Yankee Division Chair
William Hull and Michael Bartlett, Hull Forestland, LP
9:00 Robert Perschel, Executive Director – New England Forestry Foundation
Future of Forest Management in Southern New England
9:30 Mason Trumble – CT DEEP Deputy Commissioner, Christopher Martin – CT State Forester
The Massacoe State Forest
10:00 Andrea Urbano – CT DEEP, Service Forester
Dynamics of Forest Carbon
10:30 Break
10:45 Joseph Orefice – Yale University
Multiple use forest management
11:15 Mike Ferrucci – R.S. Berg & Associates, Inc.
Southern New England Forest Management in an Era of Climate Change
12:00 Lunch (Box lunch provided)
1:00 Communications (small group discussions)
(1) Active land managers, (2) Possible partners, (3) Proforestation advocates
1:30 Messaging (small group reports – 15 minutes per report)
2:15 Break
2:30 Jeffrey Ward – CAES; Thomas Worthley – UConn
Outreach Tools and Information for Foresters
3:00 Wrap-up, evaluations
3:15 Adjourn

This event has been approved for 2.0 CT Forest Practitioner CEUs and 5.5 Cat 1 SAF CFEs.

Directions: #145 Kinney Hollow Road, Union, CT is the closest address that can be used.
From #145 continue past to gate & HFLP sign (41.975329, -72.146371) straight ahead where Kinney Hollow
Road takes a sharp right. Drive in through the gate and follow signs to the meeting site.

Myers Pond Tract– Hull Forestland, LP
145 Kinney Hollow Rd
Union, CT

Contact Us

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New England Society of American Foresters
54 Portsmouth Street
Concord, NH 03301