Organizers and Sponsors

The 2019 IUFRO 3.08.00 Small-scale Forestry conference is chaired by Mike Kilgore of the University of Minnesota Department of Forest Resources, Eli Sagor of the University of Minnesota Cloquet Forestry Center, and Stephanie Snyder of the US Forest Service Northern Research Station. Mike Reichenbach of University of Minnesota Extension is the chair of the post-conference tour. Madison Rodman of the UMN Sustainable Forests Education Cooperative is handling most arrangements and on-site details.

In addition to this group, Mike Reichenbach of the University of Minnesota Extension, Brett Butler of the USDA - Forest Service, FIA unit, and Madison Rodman of the UMN Sustainable Forests Education Cooperative serve on the conference planning committee. A scientific committee with representation from across the IUFRO 3.08.00 working group reviewed abstracts and developed the scientific program. 

Conference Committee: 

  • Mike Kilgore (co-chair), University of Minnesota, Department of Forest Resources
  • Eli Sagor (co-chair), University of Minnesota, Cloquet Forestry Center
  • Stephanie Snyder (co-chair), USDA Forest Service, Northern Research Station
  • Brett Butler, USDA Forest Service, Northern Research Station
  • Mike Reichenbach, University of Minnesota Extension
  • Madison Rodman, University of Minnesota, Cloquet Forestry Center

 

Scientific Committee: 

  • Stephanie Snyder (co-chair), USDA Forest Service, Northern Research Station
  • Brett Butler (co-chair), USDA Forest Service, Northern Research Station
  • Christoph Hartebrodt, Forest Research Institute Baden-Württemberg, Germany
  • John Herbohn, University of Sunshine Coast
  • Teppo Hujala, University of Eastern Finland
  • Áine Ní Dhubháin, University College Dublin
  • Špela Pezdevšek, Malovrh University of Ljubljana
  • Ikuo Ota, University of the Ryukyus
  • Yaoqi Zhang, Auburn University
  • Solange Nadeau, Natural Resources Canada
  • Jessica Leahy, University of Maine
  • Priit Põllumäe, Estonian University of Life Sciences

The American Forest Foundation is an official sponsor of the conference. 

 

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For more information contact Madison Rodman at sfec@umn.edu.