University of Kentucky College of Agriculture

Forestry Department Seminars - Spring 2015

TPC 217, Mondays, 11AM (unless otherwise indicated)



January 18

Martin Luther King Birthday (Academic Holiday)  – No Seminar

January 25

No Seminar

February 1

Project Proposals (Rachel Landham, Wes Dement)

February 8

Project Proposals (Marissa Thalken, Phillip Arant)

February 15

Betsy Beymer-Farris “The Politics and Ecology of Carbon Forestry in Tanzania” Geography Department, University of Kentucky

February 22


February 29

Project Proposals (Jennifer McKenzie, Stratton Hatfield)

March 2 (Wednesday)

David J. Nowak, “i-Tree: Modeling Tree and Forest Ecosystem Services and Values”, Project Leader, USDA Forest Service (Co-sponsored with Urban Forestry Program)

March 14

UK Spring Break Week – No Seminar

March 21

Jeffery Sole “Overview of The Nature Conservancy’s Eastern US Climate Resiliency Analysis and Ongoing Kentucky Chapter of TNC Conservation Efforts” Director of Conservation, KY Chapter of TNC (Graduate Students Choice)

March 28

Project Proposals (Devin Black, Zach Poynter)

April 4


April 11

Claudia Cotton “Atmospheric Deposition Effects on Forest Soils across the DBNF” Forest Soil Scientist, USDA Forest Service

April 18

David Buehler, Professor of Wildlife Science, University of Tennessee  (Graduate Students Choice), Title TBD

April 25


May 2

UK Finals week – No Seminar