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  • April 2018 Urban Wood Utilization Webcast
    Presentation topics included an update on the four state “Bringing Urban Forestry Full Circle project”; two presentations on Urban Wood Utilization in Kansas City, MO; Urban Wood Certification Efforts and Carbon Content of Urban Wood Products; Wisconsin’s Local-use Dimension Lumber Grading Program; and an update on the Virginia Urban Wood Group.
  • October 2017 Urban Wood Utilization Webcast 
    Presentation topics included an update on the potential International Society of Arboriculture’s BMPs for Urban Wood, update on the four state “Bringing Urban Forestry Full Circle project”; update on Virginia Urban Wood Group; presentation on the Urban Forest Resource-Building Supply Chains for the Future (a discussion on the development of a handheld app and online database for urban wood utilization from tree removals); and an update on the completed 2017 National Firewood workshop and the firewood processing productivity study.
  • April 2017 Urban Wood Utilization Webcast
    Presentation topics included an update on the four state “Bringing Urban Forestry Full Circle project”; presentation on Introducing Urban Wood To Design Professionals; Overview of Washington D.C. Wood Utilization activities; Street Trees As a Source of Urban Timber in Washington, D.C.; update on the upcoming National Firewood workshop in Statesville, NC; and update on Virginia Urban Wood Group.
  • October 2016 Urban Wood Utilization Webcast
    Presentation topics included an update on the Tree Care Industry Association’s draft urban forest products standard; update on an urban wood seminar held at the International Woodworking Fair in Atlanta, GA; an example of urban wood utilization in Charlotte, NC; overview of the Southeast Forest Products Exchange; and updates from Illinois, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, and Michigan.
  • April 12, 2016: Urban Wood Utilization Webcast
    Presentation topics include update on the Tree Care Industry Association’s draft urban forest products standard; overview of mechanical harvesting of urban trees in Kenosha County, WI; updates from Michigan, Illinois, and Wisconsin; and overview of Michigan State University’s Sustainable Wood Recovery Initiative.
  • October 13, 2015: Urban Wood Utilization Webcast
    Presentation topics included updates on wood utilization activities in Baltimore, MD; southeast Michigan; Illinois; Wisconsin; Kansas; and an overview of an Urban Forest Waste study in Georgia.
  • April 14, 2015: Quarterly Webcast and Conference Call on Urban Wood Utilization
    Presentation topics include: update on A300 Part 11, Urban Forest Products Standard; overview of the National EAB web site; Bringing Urban Forestry Full Circle; update on SE Michigan Urban Wood Utilization Activities; update on Illinois EAB Wood Utilization Team; update on Wisconsin Urban Wood; update on Urban Forest Waste Utilization Project in Virginia; and update on Urban Forest Waste Utilization Project in North Carolina.
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