Woody Debris Management Workshop (2020) Vancouver

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Assembly room, FPInnovations

2665 East Mall

Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4

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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 are having problems joining the waitlist, or have other website questions, please contact Laura Cottle: cottle@shaw.ca. If you would like to discuss the workshop content with one of the organizers, please contact: 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 can I park at Workshop Venue?

Visitor’s parking in front of the building. License plate number required upon check-in at the front desk.


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

Laura Cottle: cottle@shaw.ca


How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

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

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Assembly room, FPInnovations

2665 East Mall

Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4

Canada

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