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2019 Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation Science and Management Conference

WhitbarkPine_RKeane.jpgThis year's Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation Conference - The Far View from the Mountaintops: Meshing Past and Present Whitebark Pine Science, Management, and Cultural Significance, is co-hosted by the Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation, The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes, Salish Kootenai College, and the Northern Rockies Fire Science Network.

The first day of the conference (September 13) will take place at the Salish Kootenai College Campus and will feature presentations and panels on current and developing research, management, and cultural value of whitebark pine. The second day (September 14) will feature a field trip to the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes Three Lakes Peak roadless area within the Flathead Indian Reservation. The 4th Annual Crown of the Continent High 5 Working Group Meeting will precede the conference on Thursday, September 12, 2019, also at the Salish Kootenai College in Pablo.

For more information about the conference, the venue, and lodging or camping options, visit the Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation conference page.

Download the draft agenda

Register for the conference and field trip.

Travel grants may be available to managers or students needing travel support to attend. To apply, visit this page