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Conference Proceedings

Seminar Series

The following list of seminar topics cover a broad range of land management issues in the Blue Mountains area of northeast Oregon and southeast Washington. The Blue Mountains Natural Resources Institute and other organizations sponsored the series to help bring new ideas and innovative management techniques to audiences throughout both states. Now the information is available in complete form either in special editions of the Natural Resource News, or as a series of videotapes. Click on any of the seminar titles below for more information about the seminar.

Landscape Ecology and Management Topics
Timber Harvesting Systems for Forest Health
Riparian Restoration and Monitoring Workshop
Cottonwood and Aspen: Managing for Balance, Ecology, and Management
Noxious Weeds: Stemming the Tide
Soil: The Foundation of the Ecosystem
Watersheds: The Critical Link
Fire Ecology and Management in the Blue Mountains

Riparian Restoration and Monitoring Workshop

This seminar was held at Eastern Oregon State College in May 1996. Some of these talks are available on video.

The series is available on video from our video lending library.

Vegetation Dynamics and Geomorphology

Classification Approach—John Buckhouse, Oregon State University. John discusses stream dynamics, role of vegetation and organics, classification systems, and water quality.

Back to the Basics: An Understanding of Riparian Function and Processes—Wayne Elmore Bureau of Land management.

Photo Monitoring Approaches in Riparian Systems—Fred Hall, USDA Forest Service. Fred discusses the "do's and don'ts" of photo point establishment and monitoring.

Assessment of the Green Line and Riparian Complex—Al Winward, USDA Forest Service. Al describes various ways of classifying riparian areas.

Balancing Livestock Production and Health of Riparian Ecosystems—Marty Vavra, Oregon State University. Marty discusses various considerations in developing a grazing system that can maintain/improve the health of the riparian system while remaining economically viable.

Principles of Successful Livestock Grazing in Riparian Ecosystems—Mike McInnis, Oregon State University. Mike describes the principles, processes, and goals of livestock grazing in riparian ecosystems.

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