Oregon Tree Farm System Annual Meeting, Workshop
& Recognition Luncheon
Date: November 23, 2015
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Place: World Forestry Center, Portland
Sponsors: Oregon Tree Farm System, Oregon Small Woodlands Association, Oregon Department of Forestry,
Oregon Forest Resources Institute, OSU Forestry & Natural Resources Extension, USDA Forest Service
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Time: 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Place: Cheatham Hall, World Forestry Center
Doug Grafe, ODF, Deputy Chief, Fire Protection Division
Daniel Leavell, OSU Forestry & Natural Resources Extension
Rick Wagner, ODF, Stewardship Forester
Oregon Family Forest Landowner, TBA
The 2015 Oregon fire season was the third record-breaking season in a row. Will this be
the new normal, and is your tree farm prepared? This workshop features a quick review of
the 2015 fire season is led by Doug Grafe of ODF. A discussion about how to prepare your
tree farm for wildfire and what do if a fire occurs led by Daniel Leavell of OSU Extension
in Klamath and Lake counties. Rick Wagner is a stewardship forester with ODF from the
Northeast Oregon District. Rick and a family forest landowner will share what happened
during a large complex fire in 2015 and the focus “after the fire,” including assistance
This is your chance to learn how to be ready for the 2016 fire season. Please join us.
Tree Farm Recognition Luncheon
Time: 11:45 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Place: Miller Hall, World Forestry Center
The workshop will be followed by a brief Oregon Tree Farm System business meeting and
then a lunch honoring the County Tree Farmers of the Year. The high point of the day will
be the a video featuring all of the County Tree Farmers of the Year and the announcement
of the Oregon Tree Farmer of the Year for 2015.
The workshop is free;the luncheon is $30 per person. For more information, contact
Anne Hanschu-503-357-2551 or e-mail- email@example.com.
Send your completed registration, along with money, to the address on the back.