OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Lecture Series:

The Starker Lecture Series is sponsored by the Starker Family in Honor of T.J. and Bruce Starker and is supported by the OSU College of Forestry and the Oregon Forest Resources Institute.

Thursday, February 21, 2008
International Timberland Investments, Plantation Development, and Global Forest Products Markets
3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Oregon State University, 107 Richardson Hall, Corvallis, OR

Robert Flynn
Director, International Timber

RISI



Thursday, February 21, 2008
The Impact of Forest Management Investment on PNW Timber Supply
3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Oregon State University, 107 Richardson Hall, Corvallis, OR

Darius Adams
Professor, Forest Resources

Oregon State University, College of Forestry

Thursday, March 6, 2008
Greenhouse Gas Emission Mitigation and Planted Forests: Hype, Unintended Consequences, and Real Opportunities
3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Oregon State University,107 Richardson Hall, Corvallis, OR

Gordon Smith
Principal

Ecofor LLC, Seattle, WA

Thursday, April 3, 2008
Carbon Sequestration and Biomass Production in Ponderosa Pine Plantations: Does Management Really Matter?
3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Oregon State University, 107 Richardson Hall, Corvallis, OR

Bob Powers
Emeritus Scientist

USDA-FS PSW Research Station

Thursday, April 17, 2008
Planted Forest and Conservation of Biodiversity: An Industry Perspective
3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Oregon State University, 107 Richardson Hall, Corvallis, OR

Ben Wigley
Manager, Sustainable Forestry and Wildlife Program

National Council for Air and Stream Improvement, Inc. (NCASI)



Thursday, April 17, 2008
Putting Plantations into the Landscape Puzzle: Bicoastal Ideas for Biodiversity Conservation
3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Oregon State University, 107 Richardson Hall, Corvallis, OR

Brenda McComb
Dean, Department of Forest Ecosystems and Society

Oregon State University College of Foresty