Granite State Division Winter Meeting

Feb 10, 2023
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Attitash Grand Summit Hotel
104 Grand Summit Drive
Bartlett, NH

GSD will host our Winter Meeting in person this year back at Attitash in Bartlett, NH.  Program and Registration information below. Deadline for Registration is January 29th!

Questions about the program? – Tim Fleury 603-255-3733
Questions about registration? – Susan Romano 309-333-1568

This meeting provides 3.5 CFE credits in SAF Category 1

All are welcome to attend the meeting; however, a head count for lunch is needed by January 30th.  Those who fail to pre-register by that date may have to seek lunch elsewhere.  There will be no refunds after January 30th.  A soup, salad and sandwich buffet lunch is included for each registered person.  Contact Susan Romano at  if you have dietary restrictions.

SAF Member: $75
Non-Member: $100
Student Sponsorship: $50
Students: Free
*If you wish to register by check, please download this form and mail it in.

8:00 am  Registration & Coffee/Continental Breakfast

9:00 am  NH Forestry Update
State Forester-Patrick Hackley, Society for the Protection of NH Forests-Jack Savage, Legislative/NHTOA Update-Jasen Stock, Forest Health Update-Kyle Lombard, USFS Research Update – John Campbell, WMNF – Derek Ibarguen, NH Forester Licensing Board, NH Project Learning Tree, and others.

10:45 am  Break

11:00 am  Business Meeting
*Resolutions for the business meeting must be submitted in writing or by e-mail by 2/3/23. 

12:00 pm  Lunch & Awards

1:30 pm  Trends in New Hampshire’s Forests

  • Outcomes of Adaptive Silviculture in Northern Hardwood and Spruce-Fir Forests in Northern New England, Tony D’Amato, UVM Extension
  • Update on Endangered Species Listing of the Long-eared Bat, David Simmons, Endangered Species Program, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • NH Timber Yield Tax GSD Subcommittee Report – Andrew Howard, Charles Moreno, Tom Hahn, and Peter Farrell, GSD SAF Timber Tax Subcommittee

3:30 pm  Certificates, Adjourn and Safe Travels

*In consideration of your colleague’s health we ask that you stay home if you are not feeling well.  Masks will be available at the meeting.

Contact Us

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