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Date/Time
Date(s) - March 9, 2016
8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Location
Halifax, NS

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Climate Change Training for Forest Practitioners in NB | March 7-9, 2016

On March 7th, 8th and 9th there will be an opportunity for hands-on training into the planning and application of climate change considerations for forest managers.  This training is designed for all natural resource managers across the Maritimes who are interested in actively enhancing the ability of forests to cope with changing climate conditions. Individuals and small teams can participate in this training.  The training enables participants to incorporate applicable adaptation into a current forest management plan. The workshop will take place in Fredericton, NB.  Space is limited to 40 participants. (A preliminary agenda is attached for your reference.)

 

Outcomes:  Participants will be able to;

o   Identifying challenges and opportunities for management

o   Developing actionable steps to adapt forests to changing conditions

o   Implementing a “climate-informed” forest management plan

 

Registration:

Registration cost includes lunch, refreshments, dinner on Monday evening, evening activities and a complete set of digital resources. (*ARPFNB members have a one-week advance registration until December 14th.  After that it will be open to non-members.)  Visit our website at ARPFNB | AFANB – Fees and Payments to reserve your space now with a credit card. Cash/cheque will also be accepted by Lori Curtis at the ARPFNB office; please contact her to make arrangements.

ARPFNB member                         $175

Non-member before Dec. 31         $175

Non-member after Dec. 31            $275

 

Accommodations: 

A block of rooms have been reserved at the Fredericton Inn for $114/night. (Group code is ARPFNB03).  This rate includes breakfast and a free upgrade to the “deluxe” section of rooms.  Registration also includes dinner at the hotel on Monday, March 7th for every registrant.

 

Fredericton Inn

Address: 1315 Regent St.

Fredericton, NB, E3C 1A1

Phone: 1 (800) 561-8777

Fax: (506) 458-5448

 

Contacts:

Training Content – Kim Reeder, 506-467-1927, kim.quoddy@gmail.com

Registration – Lori Curtis, 506-452-6933, info@arpfnb.ca

 

Continuing Competency Credits:  

March 7 = 6.0 hours

March 8 = 6.0 hours

March 9 = 6.0 hours

Training AGENDA

Final Poster ARPFNB Climate Training

 

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The Association of Registered Professional Foresters of New Brunswick
1350 Regent Street, Suite 221, Fredericton, NB E3C 2G6
Tel: 506-452-6933 Email: info@arpfnb.ca