Celebrate the Role of Forests in Our Society
Saturday, May 2, 2009
OSU College of Forestry
Peavy/Richardson Hall

The College of Forestry invites you and your family to join us for the 77th Annual Fernhopper celebration on Saturday, May 2, 2009. This year’s Fernhopper activities will take place in the morning and provide an opportunity for you to also participate in several other fun campus activities: OSU Pet Day, Mom's Weekend, Spring Football scrimmage, and a Baseball game.

Doors will open at 8:30 a.m. for registration, refreshments, and catching up with friends. The program will feature an update by the Dean and highlight current work by faculty and students. An OSU Campus tree ID walking tour is scheduled at 12:30 pm.

Free event - Open to Public


2 Oregon Professional Logger (OPL) Credits Available

2 SAF CFE Credits Cat. 1 Available


Time Presentation Location
8:30 am Registration 1st Floor RH Knuckle
9:00 am Welcome & College Updates
Hal Salwasser, Dean
1st Floor RH Knuckle
9:30 am Forests and Carbon - Visualizing Forests as a Carbon Pump
Mark Harmon and Olga Krankina
PVY 108
10:00 am Fire in Forested Ecosystems - Fire Curriculum, Demo, and Models
John Bailey and Jack Walstad
PVY 018
10:30 am The Magic of Wood in Our Lives - Connecting Kids to Renewable Resources
Jeff Morrell, Chris Knowles, Scott Leavengood
RH 197
11:00 am Clean Water Comes from Managed Forests
Arne Skaugset
RH 107


12:30 pm Trees of OSU Campus Walking Tour
Ed Jensen, Dendrologist to the Stars (and Beyond)
PVY Courtyard












College of Forestry Dean's Office, Oregon State University
150 Peavy Hall
Corvallis, OR 97331-5704
Phone: 541-737-1585
Fax: 541-737-2906
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