Date: 

Friday, June 28, 2019

Location:

Executive Royal Hotel Edmonton 10010-178 Street

Relevance:                

Herbicides are important tools for reforestation of harvest sites where a temporary reduction of competition is needed to re-establish forest cover. Controversy with respect to human health and risks to aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems as a result of glyphosate use is clouding the benefits of this silvicultural tool. Dr. Ryan Prosser, Assistant Professor – Environmental Toxicology School of Environmental Sciences, University of Guelph will speak on the Risk of Herbicide Use in Canadian Forestry Industry to Aquatic and Terrestrial Ecosystems

Audience:

Anyone interested in forest management and the recent controversy around herbicide risk to the environment.

Time:

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Cost:

There is no charge for this seminar.  It is sponsored by the Forest Resource Improvement Association of Alberta (FRIAA).

Registration:

Registration is limited to 50.

Registration will close on June 26, 2019.

Click on this link or copy/paste it into your browser to register online:

https://www.cognitoforms.com/WOLF4/WOLFGlyphosateHumanHealthSeminarRegistration

For technical issues with registration online, contact mark@coolenforestry.com

CAPF Continuing Competence Credit:

Level II

CAPFT Continuing Competence Credit:

Structured Learning (Category 1, area 2)

Note: Please confirm your CC Credit claim with your college

 Financial support:

Forest Resource Improvement Association of Alberta (FRIAA)      http://www.friaa.ab.ca/

Event Planning and Course Development:

WOLF                https://www.w-o-l-f.ca/

Coolen Forestry

Presentation:

Dr. Ryan Prosser, Assistant Professor – Environmental Toxicology School of Environmental Sciences, University of Guelph