Granite State SAF Winter Meeting

February 10, 2023 @ 8:00 am – 3:30 pm
Attitash Grand Summit Hotel
104 Grand Summit Drive
$0 - $100
Susan Romano
309 333-1568

The Granite State Division of the Society of American Foresters will hold its Winter Meeting at the Attitash Grand Summit Hotel in Bartlett, New Hampshire on February 10th from 8 am to 3:30 pm


8 am               Registration & Coffee/Continental Breakfast

9 am               NH Forestry Update

State Forester-Patrick Hackley, Society for the Protection of NH Forests-Jack Savage, Legislative/NHTOA Update-Jasen Stock, Forest Health Update-Kyle Lombard, USFS Research Update – John Campbell, WMNF – Derek Ibarguen, NH Forester Licensing Board, NH Project Learning Tree, and others.

10:45 am       Break

11 am             Business Meeting

Noon              Lunch & Awards

1:30 pm         Trends in New Hampshire’s Forests

  • Outcomes of Adaptive Silviculture in Northern Hardwood and Spruce-Fir Forests in Northern New England, Tony D’Amato, UVM Extension
  • Update on Endangered Species Listing of the Long-eared Bat, David Simmons, Endangered Species Program, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • NH Timber Yield Tax GSD Subcommittee Report– Andrew Howard, Charles Moreno, Tom Hahn, and Peter Farrell, GSD SAF Timber Tax Subcommittee
  • 3:30 pm  Certificates, Adjourn and Safe Travels
  • This meeting provides 3.5 CFE credits in SAF Category 1

  • Cost of the meeting is $75 for SAF Members, $100 for non-members, Students free


    Registrations are due by January 29th to allow planning for the lunch

    To register for this meeting, go to

    GSD SAF Winter Meeting 2023 (