March 26, 2012
Forest Practices Adaptive Management Science Conference is Tuesday
Updates on research concerning Washington State’s Forest Practices Rules
OLYMPIA – Results of studies concerning Washington State’s Forest Practices Rules will be presented on March 27 at the Eighth Forest Practices Adaptive Management Science Conference in Olympia.
|The Cooperative Monitoring, Evaluation and Research Committee (CMER), the research arm of the state’s Timber, Fish and Wildlife Program which studies the implementation of forest practices regulations.|
| What:||The eighth Forest Practices Adaptive Management Science Conference|
| When:||8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., March 27, 2012|
| Where: ||DSHS Office Building 2, Auditorium, Washington State Capitol Campus, Olympia.|
|Present results of studies concerning the Forest Practices Rules, which govern forestry practices on private and state forestlands in Washington State|
There is no fee for the conference. An agenda for this science conference is online.
Directions and web link:
Driving directions to the DSHS Building are online at: http://www.dshs.wa.gov/pdf/drivingdirections.pdf
Cooperative Monitoring, Evaluation and Research Committee
The Cooperative Monitoring, Evaluation and Research Committee (CMER) of the Timber, Fish and Wildlife Program conducts applied research in support of adaptive management of the Forests and Fish Agreement. This agreement, which governs forestry practices on most private and state lands in Washington State, was signed into law in 1999. It was designed to meet the requirements of the federal Clean Water Act and the Endangered Species Act for fish and several stream-associated amphibians.
The direct link to this conference’s agenda is: http://www.dnr.wa.gov/Publications/bc_cmer_agenda_20120327.pdf
Media Contact: Bob Redling, Senior Communications Manager, 360-902-1149, firstname.lastname@example.org
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