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May 2004

The Straight Grain
Volume 20, Number 4

In this Issue:
- Events
- Announcements
- Kudos
- Forestry in the News
- Links to other departments

The STRAIGHT GRAIN is a weekly newsletter for the College of Forest Resources community. Please submit notices for THE STRAIGHT GRAIN to Cecilia Paul (cece@u.washington.edu), by 10:30 a.m. Thursdays.

Back issues of the STRAIGHT GRAIN are available at http://www.cfr.washington.edu/news_pubs/straight_grain/index.htm

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EVENTS FOR THE WEEK BEGINNING MAY 30: (Check out the CFR Events calendar at http://www.cfr.washington.edu/events/ for a more complete list of upcoming seminars, conferences, and other events.)

TUESDAY, 1 JUNE CWWS MORNING SEMINAR 8:30-9:20 a.m. Anderson 22
" Subsurface nitrogen dynamics of riparian buffers along Lowland agricultural streams, Skagit County, Washington," Carrie Monohan, graduate student, ecosystems analysis program, and J.D. Isok, OSU.

TUESDAY, 1 JUNE MS/MPA THESIS DEFENSE 11:30 a.m. Bloedel 286
" Why Do People Participate?: Understanding the motivations of participants in the collaborative salmon recovery planning groups of the Puget Sound, by Michael Beevers, social sciences and Evans School

TUESDAY, 1 JUNE MS RESEARCH PROPOSAL 1 p.m. Anderson 22
" Effects of Forest Harvest on Headwater Stream and Soil Chemical Properties at Capitol State Forest," Garrett Liles, soils science

TUESDAY, 1 JUNE MS DEFENSE 2 p.m. NHS Hall at CUH
" Ecological Evaluation of a Restored Subalpine Grassland: Sunrise, Mount Rainier," by Kim Frappier, environmental horticulture and urban forestry

WEDNESDAY, 2 JUNE MS DEFENSE 9 a.m. Anderson 22
" Fine-Scale Variability in Growth-Climate Relationships of Douglas-fir and Lodgepole Pine, North Cascade Range," by Michael Case, forest ecosystem analysis

WEDNESDAY, 2 JUNE MS DEFENSE 1:00 p.m. Anderson 22
" A multi-proxy investigation for the Younger Dryas at Elikchan Lake, northeastern Siberia, and implications for its spatial distribution in Beringia," by Heather Heuser, forest ecosystem analysis

WEDNESDAY, 2 JUNE DENMAN FORESTRY ISSUES SERIES 1-3 p.m. Anderson 207
" Invasive Species."A Q&A session will immediately follow from 3 to 4 p.m.

THURSDAY, 3 JUNE CFR RECOGNITION EVENT 3-5 p.m. Anderson 207
Awards, silent auction, skits, posters, desserts, wine tasting! Don't miss it! See announcements below if you have yet to nominate a valued colleague(s) for recognition.

THURSDAY, 3 JUNE and FRIDAY, 4 JUNE PFC DIRECTOR CANDIDATE VISIT
Dr. Terry Cundy, resource hydrologist managing Potlatch Corporation's Environmental Management System. Contact Meagan O'Shea at moshea@u.washington.edu for for information on candidates and visit schedules.

FRIDAY, 4 JUNE PSE SEMINAR SERIES, 1:30 p.m. Winkenwerder 201 "Future Fiber Supply of the Pacific Northwest: from whence will it come? what will it be like? who will care?" by Dr. Jamie Barbour, Program Manager, Focused Science Delivery Program USDA Forest Service and Affiliate Associate Professor, CFR

FRIDAY 4 JUNE FINAL DEAD ELK OF THE QUARTER! 4:30 10 p.m. CUH
Bring yourself, your family, significant others, etc., something to grill, a grill to grill it on (if you can!), a dish to share, coolers What is happening: fun and games, there is talk of kickball, frisbee, and a little musical entertainment by our own CFR Woodpickers! If you can supply a grill, please email Adam Mouton at amouton@u.washington.edu.

SATURDAY, 5 JUNE WILDFLOWER EVENT 9:30 a.m.- 3 p.m. Woodland Park Zoo "Celebrating Wildflowers," co-sponsored by Washington Park Arboretum, Rare Pland Care and Conservation, Native Plant Society, The Nature Conservancy, Cascade Land Conservancy, King County Noxious Weed Control Program, and Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest

SATURDAY, 5 JUNE HERON HELPERS WORK PARTY 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Gilman Wildlife Corridor work party--Mulch, weed, and continue planting. Call Susan or Mark, 285-8104, for directions to site and parking.

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ANNOUNCEMENTS:

!!!!NOMINATIONS FOR JUNE 3 RECOGNITION EVENT!!!!
Although announced deadlines have pased, if you want to submit a last minute nomination for faculty, staff. and student awards, don't forget to get these in by Tuesday, 8 a.m.!

Send in your nominations for faculty, student, and staff awards. Check your email from the folks below to review nomination criteria:

(1) Professional and classified staff award nominations to Luke Rogers, at lwrogers@u.washington.edu
(2) Team awards nominations to Luke Rogers, at lwrogers@u.washington.edu
(3) Outstanding Teaching/Research Assistants nominations to Jeff Aken, jaken@u.washington.edu
(4) Faculty service award nominations to Sally Morgan, slm@u.washington.edu

FOREST CLUB HAS CFR APPAREL FOR SALE
The Forest Club now has new t-shirts, new hat colors (pink!) and hooded sweatshirts for sale! The t-shirts are $12, hats $10 and sweatshirts $30. For a limited time you can buy a hat and t-shirt for only $20! Show your support for the College and stop by Anderson 115 to buy one today!

ALL INVITED TO MEMORIAL TREE PLANTING FOR JILL NAKAWATASE
The CFR community is invited to attend a memorial for Jill Nakawatase on June 10th, 11:30 a.m., at the Southwest Corner of Anderson Hall. We will gather to plant a tree in memory of our friend and colleague. Jill's spirit lives on through all of us who were lucky enough to know her. The Fire and Mountain Ecology Lab, headed by Dave Peterson, hopes you can join us along with Dean Bruce Bare to honor and remember Jill's life and legacy.

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KUDOS

Kudos to Troy Heithecker, MS student in forest ecoystems analysis, for taking the bronze medal in cycling at the National Collegiate Criterium championships last week!

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FORESTRY IN THE NEWS

For recent articles featuring CFR faculty, staff, students, and alumni, go to the CFR homepage for "CFR in the News" or use this link: http://www.cfr.washington.edu/news_pubs/cfr_news.htm

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WEBSITES FOR SEMINARS IN RELATED DEPARTMENTS
Applied Physics Laboratory http://www.apl.washington.edu/Research/seminars.html

Aquatic & Fishery Sciences http://www.fish.washington.edu/news/fishline/fishline.html

Earth and Space Sciences http://www.ess.washington.edu/Program/Seminars/

Biology http://www.biology.washington.edu/bio2/news/seminars/

Geological Sciences http://www.geology.washington.edu

Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean (JISAO) http://tao.atmos.washington.edu/seminars/

Northwest Fisheries Science Center (NFSC) http://www.nwfsc.noaa.gov/seminars/index.html

NOAA Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL) http://www.pmel.noaa.gov/home/seminars/index.html

NOAA Fisheries Oceanography Coordinated Investigations (PMEL/FOCI) http://www.pmel.noaa.gov/foci/seminar.html

Program on the Environment (POE) http://depts.washington.edu/poeweb/happening/calendar.cgi

Quaternary Research Center (QRC) http://depts.washington.edu/qrc/index.cgi

Urban Ecology http://www.urbanecology.washington.edu


The Straight Grain
Volume 20, Number 3

In this Issue:
- Events
- Announcements
- Kudos
- Forestry in the News
- Links to other departments

The STRAIGHT GRAIN is a weekly newsletter for the College of Forest Resources community. Please submit notices for THE STRAIGHT GRAIN to Cecilia Paul (cece@u.washington.edu), by 10:30 a.m. Thursdays.

Back issues of the STRAIGHT GRAIN are available at http://www.cfr.washington.edu/news_pubs/straight_grain/index.htm

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EVENTS FOR THE WEEK BEGINNING MAY 23: (Check out the CFR Events calendar
at http://www.cfr.washington.edu/events/ for a more complete list of upcoming seminars, conferences, and other events.)

SUNDAY, 23 MAY CLASS & FIELD TRIP 8-10 a.m.
Seattle Audubon Society is sponsoring a class and field trip taught by CFR grad student John Withey -- "Seattle's Crows: The Breeding Season." Class will meet at the C-10 parking lot. For information on costs and registration see www.seattleaudubon.org/Classes/classes.asp

MONDAY, 24 MAY WILDLIFE SCIENCE SEMINAR 3:30 p.m., Winkenwerder 201
" Conserving biodiversity on private lands: bottom up vs top down?" Kelly Cassidy - Conner Museum, WSU, and WACFWRU

TUESDAY, 25 MAY CWWS TUESDAY MORNING SEMINAR 8:30-9:20 a.m., Anderson 22
Tim Abbe, geomorphologist, Herrera Environmental Consultants

TUESDAY, 25 MAY 2:30-5 p.m. and WEDNESDAY 26 MAY 10 a.m.-12:30 p. m.,
Smith 40A
UW Program in Comparative Historical Analysis of Organizations and States is sponsoring a presentation of a manuscript-in-progress, " Environmental Politics and Institutional Choice: Forestry and Wildlife
Policies in the Developing World", Dr. Arun Agrawal, University of Michigan. Readings for the seminar will be distributed and participants are expected to review these materials prior to the seminar. RSVP to
sredeker@u.washington.edu

TUESDAY, 25 MAY COSTA RICA SPRING QUARTER INFORMATION MEETING
7 p.m., Winkenwerder 105
Information meeting with Jon Honea, jhonea@u.washington.edu, and Carol Volk, cvolk@u.washington.edu,
The spring quarter 2005 program continues on-going UW assessment of the ecological resources of a new national park, the effects of the park on development in the local communities, and issues of international
sustainable development. The program consists of 4 courses to be offered concurrently. Web site: http://www.cfr.washington.edu/classes.esc.490b/

TUESDAY, 25 MAY GENERAL EXAM PRESENTATION 10:30 a.m., Winkenwerder 201
" The effects of urbanization on the dispersal of native forest songbirds," by Kara Whittaker, College of Forest Resources/Urban Ecology IGERT

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ANNOUNCEMENTS:

!!!!NOMINATIONS AND FACT SHEETS FOR JUNE 3 RECOGNITION EVENT!!!!
Don't forget to send in your nominations for faculty, student, and staff awards and submit fact sheets for the fact sheet competition. If you deleted the email message with the criteria, contact the folks below,
who will be happy to resend it to you!

Fact sheets entries are due Monday, May 24, to Sally Morgan, slm@u.washington.edu

Nominations for professional and classified staff awards are due Friday, May 28, to Luke Rogers, at lwrogers@u.washington.edu

Nominations for CFR Team awards are due Monday, May 24, to Luke Rogers, at lwrogers@u.washington.edu

Nominations for outstanding Teaching/Research Assistants are due, Wednesday, May 26, to Jeff Aken, jaken@u.washington.edu

FOREST CLUB HAS CFR APPAREL FOR SALE
The Forest Club now has new t-shirts, new hat colors (pink!) and hooded sweatshirts for sale! The t-shirts are $12, hats $10 and sweatshirts $30. For a limited time you can buy a hat and t-shirt for only $20! Show your support for the College and stop by Anderson 115 to buy one today!

AIR TIMES AND DATE FOR CFR WINTER LECTURE SERIES
Challenges of Forest Stewardship, Sunday, May 23 at 11 a.m.
Are Cities for the Birds? Monday, May 24 at 5 p.m.; Tuesday, May 25 at 5 a.m. and 9 p.m.; and Sunday, May 30 at 11 a.m.

AIR TIMES AND DATE FOR SPRING DENMAN SERIES ON UWTV WILDFIRES
ISSUES AND RESEARCH, Sunday, May 23 at 3 p.m.
WILDFIRES: DESIRED FUTURE CONDITIONS, Tuesday, May 25 at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 26 at 6 p.m., Saturday, May 29 at 8 p.m., and Sunday, May 30 at 3 p.m.

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KUDOS

Kudos to faculty and students who participated in the Mary Gates Undergraduate Research Symposium on May 13!

Professor Tom Hinckley moderated the Presentation Session, "Use of Model Systems in Biology"

Presentations were given by:
Grant Stokke, Senior, Wildlife Science and Botany, Mary Gates Scholar mentored by Professor John Marzluff
Jianan Xin, Junior, Biology, mentored by Professor Gordon Bradley,

CFR students involved in poster presentations were:
Bram Granger, Senior, Wildlife Science
Carrie Spradlin, Senior, Wildlife Science
Victoria Poling, Freshman and Mary Gates Scholar, Forest Management
Xin Wang, Junior, Forest Resource Management
Benjamin Brigham, Senior, Informatics and Wildlife Science

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FORESTRY IN THE NEWS

For recent articles featuring CFR faculty, staff, students, and alumni, go to the CFR homepage for "CFR in the News" or use this link: http://www.cfr.washington.edu/news_pubs/cfr_news.htm

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WEBSITES FOR SEMINARS IN RELATED DEPARTMENTS
Applied Physics Laboratory
http://www.apl.washington.edu/Research/seminars.html

Aquatic & Fishery Sciences
http://www.fish.washington.edu/news/fishline/fishline.html

Earth and Space Sciences
http://www.ess.washington.edu/Program/Seminars/

Biology
http://www.biology.washington.edu/bio2/news/seminars/

Geological Sciences http://www.geology.washington.edu

Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean (JISAO)
http://tao.atmos.washington.edu/seminars/

Northwest Fisheries Science Center (NFSC)
http://www.nwfsc.noaa.gov/seminars/index.html

NOAA Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL)
http://www.pmel.noaa.gov/home/seminars/index.html

NOAA Fisheries Oceanography Coordinated Investigations (PMEL/FOCI)
http://www.pmel.noaa.gov/foci/seminar.html

Program on the Environment (POE)
http://depts.washington.edu/poeweb/happening/calendar.cgi

Quaternary Research Center (QRC) http://depts.washington.edu/qrc/index.cgi

Urban Ecology http://www.urbanecology.washington.edu


The Straight Grain
Volume 20, Number 2

In this Issue:
- Events
- Announcements
- Forestry in the News
- Links to other departments

The STRAIGHT GRAIN is a weekly newsletter for the College of Forest Resources community. Please submit notices for THE STRAIGHT GRAIN to Patricia Gomez (pagomez@u.washington.edu), by 10:30 a.m. Thursdays. Check out the CFR Event calendar at http://www.cfr.washington.edu/events/ for
seminars, conferences, and other events. Back issues of the STRAIGHT GRAIN are available at
http://www.cfr.washington.edu/news_pubs/straight_grain/index.htm
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EVENTS
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SATURDAY 15, MAY
GARB DAY
The annual event for all faculty, staff, and students to gather at Pack Forest for a day of logger sports, salmon barbeque, and general merriment in the great out doors will be from 10 a.m. to midnight. Overnight stay at the Pack Forest Conference Center lodging and camping facilities is highly recommended. For information on ticket prices, lodging reservations, and directions, go to http://www.ruraltech.org/events/garbday/

SATURDAY 15, MAY
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY
Heron Habitat Helpers will have a work party at the Kiwanis Ravine Overlook, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for weeding and mulching. The site is at the end of 34th Ave. W, follow signs past Kiwanis Ravine Overlook site on 36th Ave. W. or call: Contact the lead, Mark at 206.285.8104.

SATURDAY 15, MAY
CLASS
" Growing Ferns in Northwest Gardens, 9:30 -11:30 a.m. Graham Visitors Center, WPA. For information on fee and registration, see http://depts.washington.edu/urbhort/html/education/register.html

TUESDAY 18, MAY
CLASS
" Backyard Composting, 7 - 8:30 p.m., Douglas Classroom, CUH. For information on fee and registration, see http://depts.washington.edu/urbhort/html/education/register.html

THURSDAY 20, MAY
DISSERTATION DEFENSE
" Patterns of nitrogen and carbon stable isotope ratios in macrofungi, plants, and soils in two old-growth conifer forests, Olympic National Park, Washington, USA," Steve Trudell. Anderson 22 at 2:30 p.m.

SUNDAY 23, MAY
CLASS & FIELD TRIP
Seattle Audubon Society is sponsoring a class and field trip taught by CFR grad student John Withey entitled, "Seattle's Crows: The Breeding Season." The class will go from 8 to 10 a.m. and will meet at the C-10. For information on costs and registration see www.seattleaudubon.org/Classes/classes.asp

MONDAY 7, JUNE
DISSERTATION DEFENSE
" Effect of timber harvest and creation of forest edges on abundance, viability, and physiology of understory plants in Douglas-fir forests of the Pacific Northwestern United States," Cara Nelson. Anderson 22 at 3:15 p.m.

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ANNOUNCEMENTS
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******** FACT SHEET COMPETITION ****************************
The fact sheet competition deadline is Monday, May 24th. Be sure and submit
your fact sheet to Sally Morgan by that time.

*************** VISITORS TO WIND RIVER **********************
Last week's visitors to WRCCRC included:

Clark College forestry class visited the site for a walking tour through the old growth forest by David Shaw.

Naishen Liang, Ph.D. of the Lab of Carbon Sequestration Analysis Center for Global Environmental Research National Institute for Environmental Studies, Tsukuba, Japan, was taken up in the crane. Dr. Liang was particularly interested in the flux sites here at Wind River as well as the sites operated by OSU, next stop for Dr. Liang will be Corvallis, Or.

Professor Jerry Franklin's guests included: Peter Paquet, Northwest Power Planning Council Manager/Wildlife and Resident Fish and Wildlife Division and William Eichbaum, World Wildlife Fund, Vice President of the Endangered Spaces Program and Bruce G. Marcot, USFS Research Wildlife Ecologist.

********* AIR TIMES AND DATE FOR CFR WINTER LECTURE SERIES *****************
Challenges of Forest Stewardship

Friday May 7 at 11 p.m.
Sunday, May 9 at 11 a.m.
Monday, May 10 at 5 p.m.
Saturday, May 8 at 5 p.m.
Bats in Managed Forests:
Monday, May 17 at 5 p.m.
Tuesday, May 18 at 5 a.m. and 9 p.m.
Sunday, May 23 at 11a.m.
Are Cities for the Birds?
Monday, May 24 at 5 p.m.
Tuesday, May 25 at 5 a.m. and 9 p.m.
Sunday, May 30 at 11 a.m.

*********** FOREST CLUB HAS CFR APPAREL FOR SALE ********************
The Forest Club now has new t-shirts, new hat colors (pink!) and hooded sweatshirts for sale! The t-shirts are $12, hats $10 and sweatshirts $30. For a limited time you can buy a hat and t-shirt for only $20! Show your support for the College and stop by Anderson 115 to buy one today!

******** AIR TIMES AND DATE FOR SPRING DENMAN SERIES ON UWTV **************
WILDFIRES: ISSUES AND RESEARCH
Tuesday, May 18 at 9 a.m.
Wednesday, May 19 at 6 p.m.
Saturday, May 22 at 8 p.m.
Sunday, May 23 at 3 p.m.

WILDFIRES: DESIRED FUTURE CONDITIONS
Tuesday, May 25 at 9 a.m.
Wednesday, May 26 at 6 p.m.
Saturday, May 29 at 8 p.m.
Sunday, May 30 at 3 p.m.

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FORESTRY IN THE NEWS
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For recent articles featuring CFR faculty, staff, students, and alumni, go to the CFR homepage for "CFR in the News" or use this link: http://www.cfr.washington.edu/news_pubs/cfr_news.htm

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WEBSITES FOR SEMINARS IN RELATED DEPARTMENTS
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Applied Physics Laboratory
http://www.apl.washington.edu/Research/seminars.html

Aquatic & Fishery Sciences
http://www.fish.washington.edu/news/fishline/fishline.html

Earth and Space Sciences
http://www.ess.washington.edu/Program/Seminars/

Biology http://www.biology.washington.edu/bio2/news/seminars/

Geological Sciences http://www.geology.washington.edu

Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean (JISAO)
http://tao.atmos.washington.edu/seminars/

Northwest Fisheries Science Center (NFSC)
http://www.nwfsc.noaa.gov/seminars/index.html

NOAA Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL)
http://www.pmel.noaa.gov/home/seminars/index.html

NOAA Fisheries Oceanography Coordinated Investigations (PMEL/FOCI)
http://www.pmel.noaa.gov/foci/seminar.html

Program on the Environment (POE)
http://depts.washington.edu/poeweb/happening/calendar.cgi

Quaternary Research Center (QRC) http://depts.washington.edu/qrc/index.cgi

Urban Ecology http://www.urbanecology.washington.edu


 

The Straight Grain
Volume 20, Number 1
In this Issue:

- Events
- Announcements
- Forestry in the News
- Links to other departments

The STRAIGHT GRAIN is a weekly newsletter for the College of Forest Resources community. Please submit notices for THE STRAIGHT GRAIN to Patricia Gomez (pagomez@u.washington.edu), by 10:30 a.m. Thursdays. Check out the CFR Event calendar at http://www.cfr.washington.edu/events/ for
seminars, conferences, and other events. Back issues of the STRAIGHT GRAIN are available at
http://www.cfr.washington.edu/news_pubs/straight_grain/index.htm
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EVENTS
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TUESDAY 11, MAY
SEMINAR
" Investigations of steelhead reproductive biology and evolution using genetic markers," Todd Seamons, graduate student, Aquatic and Fisheries Sciences.
All CWWS Tuesday Morning Seminars take place in Anderson 22 from 8:30 to 9:20 a.m.

TUESDAY 11, MAY
LECTURE
2004 Science Forum Public Lecture Series, "The Changing Arctic: Exploration, Transformation, and Impacts" Jamie Morison, Principal Oceanographer, UW Polar Science Center, Applied Physics Laboratory. The lecture is in Kane Hall, 7 to 8:15 p.m.

THURSDAY 13, MAY
OPEN HOUSE
Join the Forest Resources Library Staff at an open house in the Forest Resources Library. The event is to celebrate the nearly 60 years of cooperation between the library and the College, and anticipate the
continuing future relationship. Food, wine and door prizes will be abundant. Watch for the flyers and plan to come. All are invited.

FRIDAY 14, MAY
SYMPOSIUM
Three CFR undergraduates who are working on research projects will be presenting their work at this year's Undergraduate Research Symposium. Department faculty, students and staff are strongly encourage to attend the event to support these undergraduates. The event takes place at Mary Gates Hall and begins with a formal poster session from noon - 1:30 p.m. There are oral presentation sessions scheduled throughout the afternoon. The Symposium program may be found online at: www.washington.edu/research/urp/symp.

SATURDAY 15, MAY
GARB DAY
The annual event for all faculty, staff, and students to gather at Pack Forest for a day of logger sports, salmon barbeque, and general merriment in the great out doors will be from 10 a.m. to midnight. Overnight stay at the Pack Forest Conference Center lodging and camping facilities is highly recommended. For information on ticket prices, lodging reservations, and directions, go to http://www.ruraltech.org/events/garbday/

SATURDAY 15, MAY
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY
Heron Habitat Helpers will have a work party at the Kiwanis Ravine Overlook, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for weeding and mulching. The site is at the end of 34th Ave. W, follow signs past Kiwanis Ravine Overlook site on 36th Ave. W. or call: Contact the lead, Mark at 206.285.8104.

SUNDAY 23, MAY
CLASS & FIELD TRIP
Seattle Audubon Society is sponsoring a class and field trip taught by CFR grad student John Withey entitled, "Seattle's Crows: The Breeding Season." The class will go from 8 to 10 a.m. and will meet at the C-10. For information on costs and registration see www.seattleaudubon.org/Classes/classes.asp

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ANNOUNCEMENTS
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********** AIR TIMES AND DATE FOR CFR WINTER LECTURE SERIES *********

Challenges of Forest Stewardship
Friday May 7 at 11 p.m.
Sunday, May 9 at 11 a.m.
Monday, May 10 at 5 p.m.
Saturday, May 8 at 5 p.m.

Bats in Managed Forests:
Monday, May 17 at 5 p.m.
Tuesday, May 18 at 5 a.m. and 9 p.m.
Sunday, May 23 at 11a.m.

Are Cities for the Birds?
Monday, May 24 at 5 p.m.
Tuesday, May 25 at 5 a.m. and 9 p.m.
Sunday, May 30 at 11 a.m.

************* FOREST CLUB HAS CFR APPAREL FOR SALE ***********************
The Forest Club now has new t-shirts, new hat colors (pink!) and hooded sweatshirts for sale! The t-shirts are $12, hats $10 and sweatshirts $30. For a limited time you can buy a hat and t-shirt for only $20! Show your support for the College and stop by Anderson 115 to buy one today!

******** AIR TIMES AND DATE FOR SPRING DENMAN SERIES ON UWTV ************
WILDFIRES: ISSUES AND RESEARCH
Tuesday, May 18 at 9 a.m.
Wednesday, May 19 at 6 p.m.
Saturday, May 22 at 8 p.m.
Sunday, May 23 at 3 p.m.

WILDFIRES: DESIRED FUTURE CONDITIONS
Tuesday, May 25 at 9 a.m.
Wednesday, May 26 at 6 p.m.
Saturday, May 29 at 8 p.m.
Sunday, May 30 at 3 p.m.

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FORESTRY IN THE NEWS
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For recent articles featuring CFR faculty, staff, students, and alumni, go to the CFR homepage for "CFR in the News" or use this link: http://www.cfr.washington.edu/news_pubs/cfr_news.htm

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WEBSITES FOR SEMINARS IN RELATED DEPARTMENTS

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Applied Physics Laboratory
http://www.apl.washington.edu/Research/seminars.html

Aquatic & Fishery Sciences
http://www.fish.washington.edu/news/fishline/fishline.html

Earth and Space Sciences
http://www.ess.washington.edu/Program/Seminars/

Biology http://www.biology.washington.edu/bio2/news/seminars/

Geological Sciences http://www.geology.washington.edu

Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean (JISAO)
http://tao.atmos.washington.edu/seminars/

Northwest Fisheries Science Center (NFSC)
http://www.nwfsc.noaa.gov/seminars/index.html

NOAA Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL)
http://www.pmel.noaa.gov/home/seminars/index.html

NOAA Fisheries Oceanography Coordinated Investigations (PMEL/FOCI)
http://www.pmel.noaa.gov/foci/seminar.html

Program on the Environment (POE)
http://depts.washington.edu/poeweb/happening/calendar.cgi

Quaternary Research Center (QRC) http://depts.washington.edu/qrc/index.cgi

Urban Ecology http://www.urbanecology.washington.edu