2014 Presentations

The 2014 Technical Meeting marked the 30th anniversary of the Cooperative. It was held on March 26th in Coeur D'Alene. Links to the individual presentations are provided below. 

Quantitative Timber Management Planning: Growth & Yield Models and Timber Inventory Data  Slides 
Brude Borders, Professor (Biometrics)
Warnell School of Forestry & Natural Resources, University of Georgia, Athens

Ponderosa Pine in the Inland Northwest: Observed vs. Projected Response to Pre-Commercial Thinning  Slides  
David Affleck, Associate Professor (Biometrics)
Department of Forest Management, University of Montana, Missoula

Initial analyses of small tree height dynamics from the STCV study  Slides  
Ryan Schlecht, Research Forester
Department of Forest Management, University of Montana, Missoula

Regeneration and productivity trends for the Lower Middle Experiment  Slides  
Fred Martin, Biometrician
Washington State Department of Natural Resources, Olympia

TOPOFIRE: A system for monitoring insect and climate induced impacts on soil and fuel moisture in complex terrain  Slides
Zachary Holden, Research Scientist
Region 1 Analysis Team, USDA Forest Service, Missoula

Mapping site index in western Montana using topographic and climatic variables  Slides 
Matthew Perry, MS Student (Biometrics)
Department of Forest Management, University of Montana, Missoula

Intermountain Weight Scaling Methods  Slides 
Jarred Saralecos, MS Student (Forest Operations)
Department of Forest, Rangeland, and Fire Sciences, University of Idaho, Moscow

Conifer Biomass in the Inland Northwest: Crown & Stem Modeling Results  Slides 
David Affleck, Associate Professor (Biometrics)
Department of Forest Management, University of Montana, Missoula