Sustaining the Hardwood Resource Value Chain: the Work of the NHRI

"Sustaining the Hardwood Resource Value Chain" is a half-day showcase of the knowledge and capabilities of NHRI's staff and facility. The event will consist of technical presentations, hands-on workshops, demonstrations and exhibits by NHRI staff and collaborators. There will be many opportunities to network and set the stage for future collaborations.

Start time: Thu, 11 May 2017 (10:30 AM)

End time: Thu, 11 May 2017 (4:30 PM)


  • Welcome Remarks
  • The Changing Forest: Mitigating the Forecasted Issues with Our Future Wood Supply (Workshop on Benefits of Commercial Thinning and Other Intermediate Treatments)
  • Standing Lunch and Visiting Exhibits
  • Sustaining Highly Productive Hardwood and Mixed Wood Forests in Atlantic Canada (Workshop)
  • Visiting exhibits and interaction with NHRI staff and collaborators
  • Demonstrations of UAV/remote sensing technology in forest management, the new NHRI Silviculture
  • Prescription System and other tools
  • Cocktails