FR Seminar Information


203 Green Hall
1530 Cleveland Ave. N
St. Paul, MN 55108


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Refreshments will be provided.

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Past Seminar Presentations

January 31, 2018, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Forest Disturbance in Minnesota: Observations from USDA Forest Inventory and Analysis 
Presented by: Dr. David C. Wilson
See the flyer here.


November 29, 2017
Measuring the complicated relationships between land cover, management, and surface water
Presented by: Dr Diana Karwan and Dr. Lucy Rose

Seminar Recording


October 25, 2017
Unmanned Aircraft Systems ("Drones") Research, Teaching, and Extension in Forestry and Natural Resources 
Presented by: Joe Knight, Associate Professor

Spatial data accuracy and field data collection technologies
Presented by: Andy Jenks, Researcher 5


September, 27, 2017
Studying our Changing Planet from Above: Remote Sensing Research in Minnesota and Queensland  
Presented by: Joe Knight, Associate Professor

More people, drier skies-How often will Melbourne run out of water? Can we manage the forest to reduce that frequency?
Presented by: Paul Bolstad, Professor

Social vulnerability to bushfire in South Australia
Presented by: Mae Davenport, Professor

Seminar Recording


April 26, 2017
A review and preview of forest management, research, education, and outreach at the Cloquet Forestry Center 
Presented by: Kyle G Gill, Forest Manager and Reseearch Coordinator, Cloquet Forestry Center

WebEx Recording 


March 29, 2017  
Plants in a warmer world- The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly 
Presented by: Rebecca Montgomery, Associate Professor & Artur Stefanski, Research Fellow

WebEx Recording


February 22, 2017  
Silviculture and Forest Management, Continuing Education and Outreach  
Presented by: Eli Sagor, Ph.D.

The Silviculture Triangle: Outreach, Teaching, and Research
Presented by: Marcella Windmuller-Campione, Ph.D.


January, 25, 2017
Exploring the impact of visitor preferences for invasive species management: The case of Emerald Ash Borer in Minnesota
Presented by: Ingrid Schneider, Ph.D.

Pruning Cycles and Storm Damage: Are Young American Elms Failing Prematurely?  
Presented by: Chad Giblin, M.S.