Topic of Interest Managing Northern Spotted
Owl Habitat in Dry Forest Ecosystems 2005 Workshop
WORKSHOP SYNTHESIS REPORT AND PRESENTATIONS
The Fish and Wildlife Service in cooperation with the USDA Forest
Service and the Bureau of Land Management convened a two-day workshop,
titled "Managing Northern Spotted Owl Habitat in Dry Forest
Ecosystems", at the Eagle Crest Resort in Redmond, Oregon
in May 2005. This workshop addressed the complex issues of forest
and fuels management within and adjacent to Northern spotted owl
habitat in the dry forests.
A synthesis of the workshop was prepared by Fish and Wildlife
Service and reviewed by collaborators from the Forest Service,
Bureau of Land Management and Oregon Department of Forestry. The
Synthesis Report, below, discusses the details of the workshop
and compiles recommendations from participants of the workshop
on how to approach spotted owl habitat management within the dry
Summary. The summary briefly describes the purpose and need
for the Workshop and outlines recommendations generated by the
Synthesis Report. The
report discusses the details of the workshop and compiles themes
and recommendations from participants of the workshop on how to
approach spotted owl habitat management within the dry forests.
Appendix A provides a summary of
the workshop and group exercises.
Appendix B contains raw notes from
interagency note takers, details on the group exercises and a
summarization of evaluations received from workshop participants.