NAUFRP News July 2021

Please find the first edition of NAUFRP’s periodic newsletter. Our purpose is to share information about activities and issues that may be of interest to you, the membership of NAUFRP, and our partners. We look forward to offering future editions of the newsletter in the coming months. We would like to specifically thank Terri Bates, NAUFRP’s Executive Liaison, for her diligence in developing the newsletter and doing the heavy lifting to assemble content provided by …

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October 4-5, 2021 NAUFRP Executive Committee

The NAUFRP Executive Committee will meet October 4-5, 2021 in Washington, D.C. The meeting will be  at the office of NAUFRP General Counsel Randy Nuckolls located at 1900 K Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20006.  Plans are to begin at 9:00 on Monday the 4th and adjourn early to mid-afternoon on the 5th to allow travel home. All NAUFRP Representatives are invited to attend. Hotel rooms have been blocked at the Hotel Lombardy, 2019 Pennsylvania Avenue, …

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Southern NAUFRP Meeting

Southern NAUFRP will meet June 16th from 8:30 to noon in Williamsburg, VA. This is in conjunction with the Forest Landowners Association’s National Conference June 15-17, 2021 at the Williamsburg Lodge. For more information contact NAUFRP’s Southern Chair Hans Williams at hwilliams@sfasu.edu.

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Nominations Sought for 2021 Family Forests Education Awards

Nominations are being sought through September 20, 2021 for the Family Forests Education Awards co-sponsored by the National Woodland Owners Association (NWOA) and the National Association of University Forest Resources Programs (NAUFRP). The Comprehensive Program and Individual Project awards will be presented to educational institutions deemed to have delivered programming most benefiting family forest owners over the last five years. Any educational institution is eligible. The awards will be presented to the administrative unit originating …

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NAUFRP Executive Committee Meeting March 8-9, 2021 (virtual)

The next NAUFRP Executive Meeting is planned for March 8-9, 2021 and will be held virtually. All NAUFRP representatives are invited to participate. Find the Agenda here.   Draft minutes from the October 27, 2020 Executive Committee meeting can be reviewed here..  ZOOM Link:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88682239723?pwd=dHdQWTlkNFp1RGt4RE5uK2FyWUhBQT09

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NAUFRP Endorses Forest-Carbon Working Group Policy Platform

NAUFRP has been a long time member of the Forest-Carbon Working Group (FCWG) and has endorsed the current policy platform for the 117th Congress. For more information on the FCWG go to Forest Climate Working Group | The nation’s only sector-wide coalition working to advance forests as a climate change solution. Forest-Climate Working Group Policy Platform for 117th Congress Statement on Climate Change Executive Order

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“Trends in Forest Research Expertise Over Four Decades”

Dr. Bob Wagner, Head, Department of Forestry and Natural Resources, Purdue University and Chair of the NAUFRP Research Committee heads up work on “Trends in Forest Research Expertise Over Four Decades” which was presented to the NAUFRP Executive Committee and General Assembly on October 27-28, 2020. For more information on this contact Dr. Wagner at rgwagner@purdue.edu

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October 27 and 28 NAUFRP Executive Committee and General Assembly Meetings

The NAUFRP Executive Committee will meet via Zoom on Tuesday, October 27th from 11:00-12:30 and 1:00-2:00 eastern time.  The agenda below includes the Zoom log-in information.  All NAUFRP representatives are invited to participate. NAUFRP Ex Com Agenda Oct 27 2020 The NAUFRP General Assembly will meet via Zoom on Wednesday October 28th from 11:00-12:30 and 1:00-2:30 eastern time. The agenda below includes Zoom log-in information. NAUFRP General Assembly Agenda Oct 28 2020 Draft 2019 General …

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