Dry Forest Workshop
Managing Northern Spotted Owl Habitat in Dry Forest Ecosystems

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2009 WORKSHOP PRESENTATIONS

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Presentation #1 - Landscape Planning for Fuel Reduction and Forest Restoration PDF or PPT
>>Alan Ager, USDA Forest Service Pacific Northwest Research Station, Western Wildlands Environmental Threat Assessment Center, Prineville, Oregon
>>Nicole Vaillant, USDA Forest Service Adaptive Management Services Enterprise Team, Reno, Nevada
>>Mark Finney, Rocky Mountain Research Station, USDA Forest Service Missoula Fire Lab, Missoula, Montana

Presentation #2 - Developing Silviculture Practices through Large Large-scale Studies: Some Perspective from the West West-side PDF or PPT
>>Paul D. Anderson, USDA Forest Service Pacific Northwest Research Station, Corvallis, Oregon

Presentation #3 - Implications of Lower Recent Fire Risk for Stand-Level Restoration PDF or PPT
>>William L. Baker, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming
>>Chad T. Hanson, University of California-Davis, Davis, California
>>Dennis C. Odion, University of California-Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California
>>Dominick A. DellaSala, National Center for Conservation Science and Policy, Ashland, Oregon

Presentation #4 - Fuels Reduction and Wildlife Habitat Restoration in a Late Successional Reserve PDF or PPT
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Christy Cheyne, Klamath National Forest, McDoel, California
>>Dan Blessing, Klamath National Forest, Yreka, California

Presentation #5 - Stand Management for Ecological Objectives in the Eastern Washington Cascades PDF or PPT
>>Matt Dahlgreen, Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest, Wenatchee, Washington

Presentation #6 - Implementing the Northern Spotted Owl Conservation Strategy for the Klickitat HCP Planning Unit PDF or PPT
>>Scott D. McLeod, Washington State Department of Natural Resources

Presentation #7 -The Pacific Northwest Fire Science Consortium: Letting Managers Control the Technology Transfer Process PDF or PPT
>>Thomas DeMeo, USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Region, Portland, Oregon

Presentation #8 -Fire Ecology of the Eastern Cascades: Implications for Dry Forest Restoration PDF or PPT
>>Stephen A. Fitzgerald, Oregon State University, Extension Forestry Program, Redmond, Oregon

Presentation #9 -Scientific Basis for Restoration of the Dry Forests PDF or PPT
>>Jerry F. Franklin, School of Forest Resources, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

Presentation #10 -Fuel Management Objectives within Dry Forest Landscapes on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest PDF or PPT
>>Richy J. Harrod, Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest, Wenatchee, Washington

Presentation #11 - Homogeneous or Heterogeneous Stands? Prescriptions for Restoring Mixed Conifer Forests PDF or PPT
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Paul Hessburg USDA-Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station, Wenatchee, Washington

Presentation #12 - Risk Assessment and Spotted Owl Response to Silviculture In Mixed-Conifer Forests PDF or PPT
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Larry Irwin, National Council for Air and Stream Improvement, Inc. (NCASI), Stevensville, Montana
>>Dennis F. Rock, Suzanne L. Rock, NCASI, Amboy, Washington

Presentation #13 - Overstory and Understory Vegetation Management to Meet Fire Rsilience and Wildlife Habitat Objectives PDF or PPT
>>Eric Knapp, Becky Estes, and Carl Skinner, U.S. Forest Service Pacific Southwest Research Station, Redding, California

Presentation #14 - Wildlife Objectives: Mixed-Conifer Dry Forest PDF or PPT
>>John Lehmkuhl, USDA Forest Service Pacific Northwest Research Station, Wenatchee, Washington

Presentation #15 - Dry Forest Habitat: Objectives & Tradeoffs PDF or PPT
>>Kim Mellen-McLean, USDA Forest Service Pacific Northwest Region, Portland, Oregon

Presentation #16 - Moving Forward: How to best implement these ideas? PDF or PPT
>>John Lehmkuhl, USDA Forest Service Pacific Northwest Research Station, Wenatchee, Washington

Presentation #17 - Key Recommendations and Products From a Series of Dry Dry-Forest Workshops in Oregon and Washington PDF or PPT
>>Sue Livingston, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Portland, Oregon

Presentation #18 - Interagency initiatives: the Tapash Sustainable Forest Collaborative of South-Central Washington PDFor PPT
>>M. Reese Lolley, Betsy Bloomfield, The Nature Conservancy, Yakima, Washington
>>Todd Chaudhry, The Nature Conservancy, Wenatchee, Washington

Presentation #19 - Strategic Landscape and Stand Management for Owl Habitat on the Deschutes National Forest PDF or WMV
>>Jennifer O’Reilly, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Bend, Oregon and Joan Kittrell, Deschutes National Forest, Crescent, Oregon

Presentation #20 - Silvicultural experiments exploring linkages between stand structural diversity and ecological variables in California PDF or PPT
>>Carl Skinner, Martin Ritchie, Eric Knapp, USDA Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station, Redding, California

Presentation #21 - The Dark Side of the Forest: Belowground Ecosystem Response to Fire PDF or PPT
>>Jane E. Smith, Doni McKay, USDA Forest Service Pacific Northwest Research Station, Corvallis, Oregon
>>Cassie Hebel, Tara Jennings, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon

Presentation #22 - Northern Spotted Owl Habitat Objectives PDF or PPT
>>Jim Thrailkill, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Roseburg, Oregon

Presentation #23 - Landscape Planning for Fire and Fuel Issues on National Forests in California PDF or PPT
>>Donald Yasuda, USDA Forest Service Pacific Southwest Region, McClellan, California

Presentation #24 - Silvicultural experiments on Pringle Falls Experimental Forest: Creating Stand-level Prescriptions to Integrate Ecological and Fuel Management Objectives for Dry Forests of the Eastern Cascade Range PDF or PPT
>>Andrew Youngblood, USDA Forest Service Pacific Northwest Research Station, LaGrande, Oregon,