Density Management in the 21st Century - West Side Story
We are pleased to announce that the Density Management in the 21st Century Conference will be held at Oregon State University on October 4-6, 2011. This workshop is approved for up to 18 SAF Continuing Education Category 1 credits.
Online Registration is Now Open!
This conference is FREE for participants to attend. Please note that parking fees and meals are the responsibility of conference participants. To register now, please click here.
October 4-6, 2011
The LaSells Stewart Center
875 SW 26th Street
Oregon State University
The workshop will be held at The LaSells Stewart Center located on the campus of Oregon State University. Click here to view a map.
This three day workshop will cover the following topics:
- Tree growth, mortality, and regeneration
- Understory vegetation
- Layout and planning, harvesting operations
- Wildlife response (incl. songbirds, large mammals, and amphibians
- Riparian buffer treatments (microclimate, downed wood, amphibian and fish responses)
- Variable density treatments
- Social perceptions
- Carbon budget
- Snag and downed wood
- Landscape issues
- and more!
All speakers are invited to submit a poster. Please submit your poster contribution by September 15, 2011 at the latest. Contributed poster presentations are also encouraged. Abstracts will be available online. To submit a poster presentation for the conference, please contact Erich Dodson at Erich.Dodson@oregonstate.edu
Click here for full agenda: Density Management Agenda
Travel & Airports:
Portland International Airport (PDX) is the nearest international airport. It is about 2 hours from Corvallis via shuttle.
Eugene is the closest airport. Airport code is EUG. You can make convenient connections to Seattle, San Francisco, and Denver. It is about a 45 minute drive from Corvallis.
Links to Shuttle Service:
PDX to OSU Shuttle - HUT Shuttle
Eugene to OSU Shuttle - OmniShuttle
Corvallis is located off of Interstate 5. If you plan to rent a car at either Portland International Airport (PDX) or the Eugene Airport (EUG), driving directions to OSU's meeting facilities can be found here.
Visiting Corvallis, Oregon:
The Density Management in the 21st Century Conference is being hosted in the beautiful college town of Corvallis Oregon, on the campus of Oregon State University.
Corvallis is located in the heart of the Willamette Valley, Oregon’s beautiful and historic agriculture country. Just one hour to the West visit the Pacific Ocean with Oregon's pristine coastline. To the east visit mountains and forests that feature world class fishing and hiking. The area's natural wonders make it ideal for sightseers and outdoor enthusiasts.
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Hotel & Lodging:
The Hilton Garden Inn is located just across the street from the OSU Conference Center where the meeting is taking place. Parking is free for guests in the Hilton lot.
A select number of rooms are available at Oregon State University’s headquarter hotel, the Hilton Garden Inn, at a special group rate of $77 + 10% tax per night. To book a room at the special group rate please make your reservation by September 19, 2011.
To reserve your room online, please click here.
Hilton Garden Inn - Corvallis
2500 SW Western Boulevard
Corvallis, Oregon 97333
If you have questions about registration please contact OSU Conference Services by calling
1-800-678-6311 or 1-541-737-9300, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.