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National Forest Foundation Peer Learning Sessions

The National Forest Foundation is pleased to announce three upcoming peer learning sessions. If you are interested in attending, be sure to register soon.

Youth Engagement Strategies on National Forests
Wednesday, March 13th, 2013 | 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. Mountain Daylight Time

This session will focus on strategies to engage youth on national forests! Led by Forest Service Conservation Education specialists, this fun session will provide tips and tools for developing youth-focused programs, overcoming challenges, and achieving success. You will also hear about Conservation Education programs and initiatives designed to engage the next generation of forest stewards. There will be ample time to ask questions and discuss your ideas.
We hope you can attend!

This is one of a series of peer learning sessions for the Partnership Network, sponsored by the National Partnership Office and offered in cooperation with the National Forest Foundation.

Leveraging Resources: Log Values vs. Treatment Costs
Wednesday, April 17th, 2013 | 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Mountain Daylight Time

Please join us in this peer learning session on leveraging resources. Listen in to learn how log values can help offset the costs of treatment on restoration projects. Topics will include stream restoration, weeds, road obliteration and harvesting. The goal of this webinar is to increase the understanding of project costs and offsets to improve the odds of a successful project.

This peer learning session is being offered jointly by the
Montana Forest Restoration Committee and the National Forest Foundation.

U.S. Forest Service Integrated Resource Restoration: Regional Updates
Tuesday, April 16th, 2013 | 2:00-4:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time

We invite you to join us for an “Integrated Resource Restoration Update.” In this session, Forest Service leadership and staff from the pilot regions will share information about:
• The Integrated Resource Restoration (IRR) pilot program in Forest Service Regions 1, 3, and 4
• Fiscal year 2012 pilot program implementation –achievement of restoration goals, administrative efficiency, and program integration
• How community interests and partners can engage in the IRR process
• Next steps for IRR implementation

To register for these sessions please visit http://www.nff.wildapricot.org/.

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