Working Forest, Changing Climate, New Investments?
Thursday, June 2
In the Pacific Northwest, a broad forest landscape ranges from wilderness to commercial timberlands. Shifts in how working forests are owned have altered the way they are managed
— and the prospects for conservation. Climate change adds further complications. What are the opportunities to ensure working forests stay sustainable?
5:30 PM—Hors d’oeuvres
6:00 PM—Program begins
John Davis, Hancock Timber Resource Group
Jackie Drumheller, Alaska Airlines
Jerry Franklin, College of the Environment at University of Washington
Charlie Raines, Forterra
Court Stanley, Port Blakely Tree Farms, LP
Moderated by Lynda Mapes, Environment Reporter, The Seattle Times
Photo by Hannah Letinich