Schedule

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Annual General Meeting
Association of Registered Professional Foresters of Newfoundland & Labrador
(Open to Members Only)

Time 10:00 a.m.
CCP Credits: Category 3 – 3 hours
Lunch Included

Annual General Meeting
Canadian Institute of Forestry – NL Section
(Open to Members Only)

Time: 2:00 p.m.
CCP Credits: Category 3 – 2 hours

Conference Meet & Greet

An informal Meet and Greet will take place at the Comfort Inn.  Join us for a beverage and say Hi to your fellow attendees.

Time: 7:00 p.m.


Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Conference Technical Sessions

CCP Credits: Category 1 – 7 hours

8:00 a.m. Registration
8:30 a.m. Welcoming Remarks
Wes Morgan, RPF, President – Registered Professional Foresters of NL
8:45 a.m. Keynote Address: Ecological Services of the Forest
Dr. Peter Duinker – Dalhousie University
9:45 a.m. Session One: An Overview of Forest Management in Newfoundland and Labrador
Bryan Oke, RPF – Fisheries and Land Resources
10:15 a.m. Nutrition Break
10:40 a.m. Session Two: Ecosystem Health – Water
Annette Tobin, PEng – Water Resources Division
11:20 a.m. Session Three: Ecosystem Health (Fire, Wildlife Management)
TBD
12:00 a.m. Session Four: Corner Brook Pulp & Paper’s Transition to SFI Certification
TBD
12:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. Session Five: Soils
Dr. Sue Ziegler – Memorial University
2:00 p.m. Session Six: Ecosystem Health – Climate Change
Dr. Joe Bowden – Canadian Forest Service
2:30 p.m. Nutrition Break
3:00 p.m. Session Seven: Carbon Storage
Frederick Vroom – Tree Canada
3:30 p.m. Session Eight: Valuation of Ecological Services from our Forests
TBD
4:15 p.m. Closing Remarks
Colin Carroll, RPF, National President – Canadian Institute of Forestry

Informal Dinner & Get-Together at Local Establishment

RPFNL and CIF-NL Executive as well as the AGM Planning Committee will be getting together for an informal dinner and social at a local establishment.  This is a No Host Event.  If attendees would like to join us for the evening, simply indicate when you register so a reservation can be made.

Venue: TBD


Thursday, October 24, 2019

Field Tour

CCP Credits: Category 1 – 4 hours

8:30 a.m. Meet Comfort Inn Airport Lobby
9:00 a.m. Depart for Windsor Lakes
Stop 1
Stop 2
Stop 3
Stop 4
12:30 p.m. Lunch Included
1:30 p.m. Disperse