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Presentation Slides:

Opening Remarks – Laurie Wayburn

Panel 1: Natural & Working Lands Climate Alliance, Washington Delegation – Cody Desautel, Jason Callahan, Lisa Remlinger, Mike Warjone, Reed Schuler, Ted Sturdevant, Moderated by Peter Riggs (no slides)

Panel 2: Markets & Incentives for Improved Forest Management – Aaron Fairchild, Jacob Dunn, Paul Vanderford, Stacy Smedley, Moderated by Don Davies

Breakout Session 1a: Using Climate Science to ‘Pre-Store’ Forests for Resilient Carbon Gains – Jad Daley

Breakout Session 1b: Forest Landowners on Land Management in a Changing Climate – Andrea Watts (no slides), John Henrikson

Breakout Session 2a: Wildfires: Forestry & Community Impacts – Malcolm North, Mayor Soo Ing-Moody

Breakout Session 2b: Carbon Markets & Offset Projects – Cody Desautel, John Nickerson

Breakout Session 3a: Forest Management Planning, Climate Change & Ecosystem Services Accreditation – Jerry BigEagle & Ed Knight

Breakout Session 3b: Opportunities for Forest Investment Through Carbon Pricing Policies: Washington & Oregon Examples – Dylan Kruse, Max Webster

State & Local Perspectives on Forest Management Opportunities – Skamania County Commissioner Tom Lannen, State Representative Mike Chapman (no slides)

Closing Remarks – Commissioner of Public Lands Hilary Franz (no slides)