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					                                  CLFA SPRING WORKSHOP
                              The Forester's Toolbox - What's in Your Vest?
                    THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2012– DOUBLETREE HOTEL, SACRAMENTO
                                         REGISTRATION FEE*
                            CLFA Member: $175.00 ($200.00/Late – after 3/2)
                            **Non-Member: $225.00 ($250.00/Late – after 3/2)
                              REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 2, 2012
                             Fee Includes: Lunch/Breaks & Workshop Binder
               *Cancellations: Refund of registration fee, upon request, if cancellation is received by 3/2/2012
                    **$50.00 of non-member workshop fee may be applied toward CLFA Membership


                                     ANNUAL CONFERENCE
                                                  “Global Forestry”
           FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MARCH 9-10, 2012 – DOUBLETREE HOTEL, SACRAMENTO
                                          REGISTRATION FEE*
                             CLFA Member: $200.00 ($225.00/Late – after 3/2)
                             **Non-Member: $250.00 ($275.00/Late – after 3/2)
            Spouse/Guest Tickets: Friday & Saturday Luncheons & Friday Reception - $35.00/Each
                               REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 2, 2012
               Fee Includes: Friday Lunch/Breaks, Friday Reception, Saturday Lunch/Breaks
               *Cancellations: Refund of registration fee, upon request, if cancellation is received by 3/2/2012
                    **50.00 of non-member conference fee may be applied toward CLFA Membership



    Special Package Rate (Members Only) for attending both the Spring Workshop & Annual Conference
                           CLFA Member: $325.00 ($350.00/Late – after 3/2)


                                              LODGING INFORMATION
You are responsible for making your own lodging arrangements. CLFA has arranged for a block of rooms at the
DoubleTree Sacramento. Please make your reservations on or before February 16 and refer to CLFA Group
Reservation Code “CLF” to receive the following special rates: Single or Double: $92.00 plus tax plus a $6 per night
parking fee. Guaranteed rates apply Wednesday-Saturday, March 7-10, 2012
   DoubleTree Sacramento, 2001 Point West Way (Arden Way East at Business 80 across from Arden Fair Mall)
                                                Phone: 1.800.222-TREE
On-line Room Reservations & Hotel Information:
 http://doubletree.hilton.com/en/dt/groups/personalized/R/RLSA-DT-CLF-20120307/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG
                                  Room Reservations must be guaranteed with credit card
                             Other Sacramento Lodging: http://sacramento.citysearch.com
                                     CLFA SPRING WORKSHOP
                              The Foresters Toolbox - 'What's in Your Vest?’
                                    March 8, 2012 – DoubleTree Hotel, Sacramento

                                                          Agenda
8:00 - 9:00      Registration – Capital Ballroom, DoubleTree

9:00 - 9:10      Welcome and Introduction

9:10 - 9:50      Timber Cruising Equipment
                 Toby Atterbury, CEO
                 Atterbury Consultants, Inc

9:50 - 10:35     FORSEE Growth & Yield Modeling
                 Mitch Haydon, Eric Sutera
                 Environmental Resources Solutions, Inc.

10:35 - 10:45 Question & Answer
10:45 - 11:00 Break

11:00 - 11:40 Airborne LiDAR in Rugged Forested Areas
              Devin Kelly, Project Director
              Photo Science - Geospatial Solutions

11:40 - 12:20 Remote Sensing Approaches to Mapping and Analysis
              Devin Kelly, Project Director
              Photo Science - Geospatial Solutions

12:20 - 12:30 Question & Answer

12:30 - 1:30     Lunch

1:30 - 2:10      GIS and GPS Tools (Outside of ArcGIS)
                 Russell White, Lecturer
                 Cal Poly State University

2:10 - 2:50      GIS Applications in ArcGIS
                 Russell White, Lecturer
                 Cal Poly State University

2:50 - 3:00      Question & Answer
3:00 - 3:15      Break

3:15 - 3:55      The Watershed Mapper – Public Access to GIS Data
                 Suzanne Lang, Forest Practice GIS
                 CAL FIRE

3:55 - 4:35      Carbon Calculator Procedures
                 John Nickerson, Director of Forestry
                 Climate Action Reserve

4:35 - 4:45      Question & Answer

This program has been reviewed and is approved for professional CFE credits by the Society of American Foresters Category 1-CF:X
                              CLFA ANNUAL CONFERENCE
                                    Global Forestry
                          March 9-10, 2012 – DoubleTree Hotel, Sacramento

                                             AGENDA
Friday, March 9

7:00 – 8:00 AM    Registration – Capital Ballroom, DoubleTree Hotel

8:00 – 8:10       Welcome & Introduction to Conference
                  Frank Mulhair, Program Chair

8:10 – 10:00      Finnish Culture, Forestry, and Innovative Technologies
                  Doug Piirto, Ph.D– California Polytechnic State University, SLO

                  Issues in Forestry - Russia
                  Steve Eubanks, retired, USFS Supervisor, Tahoe National Forest

                  Forestry on the European Continent: Management Trends and Response to
                  Climate Change
                  Kevin L. O'Hara, Ph.D – U.C. Berkeley

10:30 – 10:45     BREAK

10:45 – Noon      Urban Forestry
                  Rich Thompson, Ph.D – California Polytechnic State University, SLO

                  International Certification, Looking at Asia and Africa
                  Bob Simpson – President, Green Wood Global Consulting

Noon – 1:00       LUNCH (PROVIDED)

1:00 – 1:10       President’s Message

1:10 – 3:00 PM    Outlook on Forestry in Mexico
                  J. Lopez – Deputy Forester, Pre-Fire Engineer, County of Los Angeles Fire Department

                  US/Canadian Softwood Agreement; International Conflict Turns Into Something
                  Good
                  Carlton Owen – CEO US Endowment for Forestry and Communities

3:00 – 3:15       BREAK

3:15 – 4:40       Forestry Challenge Presentation

                  Islands Of The Western Pacific
                  Julie Lydick - State & Private Forestry, USFS

                  Forestry in Malaysia – Evolving Societal Preferances
                  Matthew Potts, Ph.D – U.C. Berkeley
Saturday, March 10

7:45 AM              ANNUAL CLFA BUSINESS MEETING
                          Reports:
                                President – Frank Mulhair
                                Treasurer – Kevin Conway
                                Executive Director –Heather Morrison
                                Government Affairs Specialist – Bill Keye
                          Nominations for Board of Directors:
                                Jason Poburko
                          Questions from the Floor


COMMITTEE UPDATES

8:30 – 8:45          SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
                          Jason Poburko, Chair, CLFA Scholarship Committee

8:45 – 9:30          LICENSING:
                          Bill Solinsky, Chair, CLFA Licensing Committee
                          TBA, Executive Officer, Foresters Licensing

9:30 – 9:45          EDUCATION:
                          Ryan Hadley, Chair, CLFA Education Committee

9:45 – 10:15         LEGISLATIVE:
                          Matt Dias, Chair, CLFA Legislative Committee
                          Bill Keye, CLFA Government Affairs Specialist
                          Nina Kapoor, CFA Vice President of Legislative Affairs

10:15 – 10:30        BREAK

10:30 – 11:00        WATER RESOURCES/WILDLIFE:
                         Ryan Hilburn & Matt Greene, Co-Chairs, CLFA Water Resources and Wildlife
                         Committee

11:00 – Noon         FOREST PRACTICE:
                          Mike Tadlock, Chair, CLFA Forest Practice Committee
                          Bill Snyder, Deputy Director, Resource Management, CAL FIRE

Noon – 1:45          LUNCH (Provided)
                     LUNCHEON SPEAKER


1:45 PM              Adjourn


  This program has been reviewed and is approved for professional CFE credits by the Society of American
                                               Foresters
                                    Category 1-CF:X, Category 2:X
                                      REGISTRATION FORM
                         CLFA SPRING WORKSHOP & ANNUAL CONFERENCE
                                 Registration Deadline: March 2, 2012

NAME(S):________________________________________________________________________________
MAILING ADDRESS:______________________________________________________________________
PHONE #: ______________________________                       EMAIL: ___________________________________
      SPRING WORKSHOP- 'The Forester's Toolbox - What's in Your Vest?'– March 8. 2012
      (Register Early – Class may fill prior to deadline)

                         _____ CLFA Member @ $175.00 ($200.00/late – after 3/2)                $__________

                        _____ Non-Member @ $225.00 ($250.00/late – after 3/2)                  $__________

      ANNUAL CONFERENCE –'Global Forestry' March 9-10. 2012
                  _____ CLFA Member @ $200.00 ($225.00/late – after 3/2)                       $__________

                        _____ Non-Member @ $250.00 ($275.00/late – after 3/2)                  $__________

             Spouse/Guest Tickets/Name: ______________________________
                      _____ Friday Luncheon @ $35.00                                                   $__________

                        _____ Friday Reception @ $35.00                                                $__________

                        _____ Saturday Luncheon @ $35.00                                       $__________

      Special Package Rate ANNUAL CONFERENCE & SPRING WORKSHOP 2012

                         _____ CLFA Member @ $325.00 ($350.00/late – after 3/2)                $__________


                                                                                            TOTAL $__________

*Cancellations: Refund of registration fee(s), upon request, if cancellation is received by 3/2/2012
**Confirmation of Registration: You will receive confirmation of your registration via email or postcard

                                           PAYMENT OPTIONS
                                      CLFA Federal Tax ID #: 94-2707404
* Check: Make check payable to: CLFA. Mail to: CLFA, P.O. Box 87, Fort Bragg, CA 95437
* Credit Card – On-Line: Go to: www.clfa.org, click “Pay Online”, then follow prompts. This is a secure line.
[Note: To pay for more than one individual under the same credit card, you will have to make individual transactions
(please allow 1⁄2 hour between transactions to avoid a Fraud Alert from credit card processing).
* Credit Card – Via Mail or Fax: Fill out the credit card information below and mail or fax the information to CLFA
(Fax #: 530-463-7521).
                           Charge Credit Card (check one): ___ Visa        ___MasterCard

Card #: ________________________________________________________               Card Expires ____/____

Security Code on back of card (3-digit #): _______________                     Amount: $____________

Signature of Card Holder: ____________________________________________

				
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