Events


Tuesday, 01 October 2002
The Yale Forest Forum -- Marketing Certification

On September 24, the Yale School of Forestry and the Environment held its first Forest Forum of the academic year — the topic, “Marketing Certified Forest Products: Linking Forest Management and Markets." Speakers were Samuel Doak, executive vice president of the Certified Forest Products Council (CFPC), Suzanne Mangino, manager of the American Forest and Paper Association’s Office of Label Use and Licensing, Abraham Guillen, market development manager of the Trees Program of the Rainforest Alliance’s Smartwood Program, and Eric Hansen, associate professor of forest products marketing at Oregon State University’s College of Forestry. read more …


Thursday, 15 August 2002
FSC General Assembly Meeting: Nov. 22-26, Mexico

FSC-U.S. encourages all members to attend the FSC General Assembly 2002 in Oaxaca, Mexico on November 22-26 2002. This year members will have the opportunity to discuss and vote on the shape and future direction of the FSC. There will also be an economic chamber meeting prior to the General Assembly. read more …


Thursday, 15 August 2002
Society of American Foresters Conference

Later this year, the Society of American Foresters take over the town of Winston-Salem, North Carolina for their 2002 National Convention. read more …


Monday, 01 July 2002
Conference on Forest Owner Coops and Associations

The U.S. Forest Service, State Foresters in MA, ME, WI, and VT, National Wildlife Federation, New England Forestry Foundation, Cooperative Development Services, Community Forestry Resource Center, Cooperative Development Foundation, CooperationWorks, and the Cooperative Development Institute are hosting a conference in Massachusetts, November 1 & 2, to educate landowners and resource management professionals on how they can organize forestry co-ops to sustainable manage their forests. read more …


Wednesday, 01 May 2002
SmartWood Assessor Training

SmartWood will hold a SmartWood Assessor Training Workshop at the Loon Lake Camp, in British Columbia from Friday, June 7, 2002 through Sunday June 9, 2002. read more …


Tuesday, 15 January 2002
SmartWood Assessor Training

SmartWood is holding their next Assessor Training Workshop at Auburn University, in Auburn, Alabama from February 4 – 6. SmartWood runs these workshops to train natural resource professionals in the fields of ecology, forestry, and social science, on the process and protocols involved in certification. read more …