July 19th at the Amana Community Park Shelter, 801 27th Ave, Middle Amana, Iowa
For more details and to register, contact Tivon.Feeley@dnr.iowa.gov by July 12, 2017
9:30 – Check-in
10:00 – Introduction and head to the forest. Tivon Feeley – IDNR Forest Health Program Leader
10:20 – Management Practices on the sites. Tim Krauss, Amana Forestry and Mark Vitosh DNR District Forester
11:00 – Group Discussion on Possible Oak Decline Factors and Management Option
Noon – Lunch (on your own)
12:45-1:50 – “Bruhn model”, herbicide control, and other strategies to stop oak wilt pocket expansion . Linda Haugen, USFS
1:50-2:00 - Break
2:00 – 2:30 – Oak Tatters Update Tivon Feeley and Mark Vitosh, IDNR.
2:30 – 3:00 – Roundtable discussion. All, this is your time to ask questions that we might not have covered.