Winter Lecture – Jan 11, 2019 Corvallis

Carbon – Better in the Woods or the Wood Product?

Join the Benton Chapter of the Oregon Small Woodlands Association and OSU Benton County Extension for a discussion about the fate of carbon in wood. The speakers, Elaine Oneil and Maureen Puettmann, are both research scientists and family woodlands owners and will discuss the science, policy, and practice of forest carbon in Oregon. Learn to view your woodlands through the lens of Life Cycle Assessment which measures the environmental impacts of production, use, and disposal of forest products. Explore management options to optimize carbon sequestration on your property.

Maureen Puettmann: WoodLife Environmental Consultants
Consortium for Research on Renewable Industrial Materials
Director of Operations

Elaine Oneil: Executive Director of the Washington Farm Forestry Association
CORRIM Director of Science & Sustainability

Date: Friday, January 11, 2019
Time: 6:30-8:30 pm
Location: Corvallis/Benton County Library
645 Northwest Monroe Avenue, Corvalis, OR

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