Seminar Schedule Fall 2017

All seminars are 4:00 to 5:00 PM in Room 017 of the Southwest Forest Science Complex (Building 82) on the campus of Northern Arizona University (campus map). A reception for the speaker with food and refreshments precedes the seminar in the lounge in front of the seminar room (3:30-4:00 PM). Visitors (except students) can get a free permit from the School of Forestry administrative office prior to the seminar. Emailing the student host with your name, phone number, vehicle type and plate state and ID prior to the seminar will expedite the process of obtaining a parking permit.

FGSA Seminar Series ~ Fall 2017

Gavin Jones
Searching for consensus in the spotted owl-fire debate: lessons from the 2014 King Fire and beyond

09/12/17 *Special Tuesday Session at 4pm rm17
Greg O’Neill
Pining for home: assisted migration as a climate change adaptation strategy for forests

Jim Bever
More than a sea of grass:  diversity and stability in the central plains

Dan Shilling
Aldo Leopold in the Southwest

Penti Baihua
Contemporary threats to the Amazon rainforest

Crystal Kolden
Managing for forest resilience under global change: the power of fire refugia

Janice Busco
A fall walk through the SSLUG Garden

Danny DePinte
Assessing the health of Arizona’s forests using remote sensing: drones, planes, and satellites

Alan Agar
Simulation studies of long term wildfire feedbacks and implications for federal forest restoration programs

Arun Agrawal
Motivational crowding in forest use and management

Tessa Nicolet
Challenges and opportunities for the use of fire as a management tool in the Southwest

Faith Walker

Penny Langhammer
The impact of conservation action

Sneha Vissa
Symbioses in Bark Beetle Systems - Studies on Bark Beetle Interactions with Mites and Fungi