Woody Debris Management Workshop (2020) Kamloops

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Unfortunately either the registration time for this workshop is over or the workshop is at capacity. However, you are invited to join the waitlist (click on "registration" and then "join the waitlist") and we will do our best to find you a space. If you have any questions about the waitlist or other workshop logistics, please contact Laura Cottle at cottle@shaw.ca. If you would like to discuss about the content of the workshop, please contact one of the organizers: Marian Marinescu Senior Researcher, Advanced Decision Making FPInnovations marian.marinescu@fpinnovations.ca or Stuart Spencer Senior Scientist, Fibre Supply FPInnovations stuart.spencer@fpinnovations.ca

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Alpine Room, 1st floor, Campus Activity Centre

1055 University Drive

Thompson Rivers University

Kamloops, BC V2C 0C8

Canada

Sales Have Ended

Registrations are closed
Unfortunately either the registration time for this workshop is over or the workshop is at capacity. However, you are invited to join the waitlist (click on "registration" and then "join the waitlist") and we will do our best to find you a space. If you have any questions about the waitlist or other workshop logistics, please contact Laura Cottle at cottle@shaw.ca. If you would like to discuss about the content of the workshop, please contact one of the organizers: Marian Marinescu Senior Researcher, Advanced Decision Making FPInnovations marian.marinescu@fpinnovations.ca or Stuart Spencer Senior Scientist, Fibre Supply FPInnovations stuart.spencer@fpinnovations.ca
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FPInnovations, the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development (FLNRORD), and the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy (ENV) present:


A workshop on supporting the extraction of residual fibre in British Columbia for reducing the amount of open-air burning of harvest residues.


LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Workshop participants will learn about the following topics:

  • Biomass availability reporting - FPInterface
  • Feedstock quality
  • FPBiOS application for calculating available volume in cutblocks
  • Local success stories in residual harvesting
  • Fibre utilization discussion on applicable utilization and waste policy (FLNRORD)
  • Considerations for avoiding emissions while utilizing residual fibre (Forest Carbon Initiative - FCI)
  • The new Open Burning Smoke Control Regulation (ENV)


TARGET CLIENTELE

The workshops are open to the public; up to 30 participants. Lunch will be provided.


AGENDA

9:00 – 9:30 Introduction

9:30 – 10:15 Biomass availability reporting - Charles Friesen, FPInnovations

10:15 – 10:45 Coffee and networking

10:45 – 11:30 Fibre recovery zones - Waste and residue changes - TBA, FLNRORD

11:30 - 12:15 Open burning smoke control regulation - TBA, ENV

12:15 - 1:00 Lunch

1:00 - 1:45 Feedstock quality - Marian Marinescu, FPInnovations

1:45 - 2:30 Forest Carbon Initiative - TBA

2:30 - 3:15 Local stories in residual harvesting - TBA, local secondary harvesters or users as available

3:15 - 3:50 Working coffee break and FPBiOS app introduction - Stuart Spencer, FPInnovations

3:50 - 4:00 Closing




FAQs

Where is the Workshop Venue located?

Campus Activity Centre, 1055 University Drive, Thompson Rivers University, Kamloops, BC, V2C 0C8


What is the telephone contact for the Workshop Venue?

250-828-5005


Where can I park at Workshop Venue?

There are several visitor parking lots where you can park for $5/day. Here is more information about visitor parking. Note that the workshop venue is located in the Campus Activity Centre.

Map of Thompson Rivers University campus

I am having problems using the website, including joining the waitlist. Who should I contact?

The logistics organizer for this workshop is Laura Cottle. She may be contacted at cottle@shaw.ca


How can I contact the organizer with questions about the workshop content?

Further information about this workshop may be obtained by contacting:

Marian Marinescu

Senior Researcher, Advanced Decision Making

marian.marinescu@fpinnovations.ca

(604) 222-5609

or

Stuart Spencer

Senior Scientist, Fibre Supply

stuart.spencer@fpinnovations.ca

(604) 222-5617

Date and Time

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Alpine Room, 1st floor, Campus Activity Centre

1055 University Drive

Thompson Rivers University

Kamloops, BC V2C 0C8

Canada

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