- International Conference - SUSTAINABLE FORESTS

Andrew Dunlop adunlop at emr.ca
Fri Feb 10 14:31:39 EST 1995


                      - International Conference -

        SUSTAINABLE FORESTS: GLOBAL CHALLENGES AND LOCAL SOLUTIONS
           Hosted by the Prince Albert Model Forest Association

A chance to meet internationally-recognized leaders in forest 
sustainability.

You are invited to Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, to hear and speak with 
researchers, resource managers and forest inhabitants from around the 
world -- individuals whose thinking will influence the future of the 
worldÕs forests.


Dates:

May 29 to June 1, 1995


Place:

The Delta Bessborough Hotel
601 Spadina Crescent East
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada S7K 3G8
Tel: (306) 244-5521 Fax: (306) 653-2458


Purpose:

The conference will provide for the exchange of knowledge on 
sustainability aspects of the worldÕs forests. Each aspect will be 
discussed in light of demographic changes and the worldÕs growing 
demands for forest resources. People will also share their experiences 
of working toward forest sustainability at the local level. The meeting

will consist of three days of technical sessions and a one day field 
tour of the Prince Albert Model Forest midway in the conference.


Conference Organizers:

The conference is organized by the Prince Albert Model Forest with the 
support of CanadaÕs Model Forest Network, the Canadian Forest Service 
and the University of Saskatchewan. The Partners of the Prince Albert 
Model Forest Association include the Canadian Institute of Forestry, 
Federation of Saskatchewan First Nations, Montreal Lake Cree Nation, 
Parks Canada, Prince Albert Grand Council, Saskatchewan Environment and

Resource Management and Weyerhaeuser Canada Ltd.

For further information contact:

     Dr. Thomas Bouman
     Prince Albert Model Forest Association Inc.
     Box 2406, Prince Albert, SK
     CANADA S6V 7G3
     Telephone: (306) 922-1944
     Fax:       (306) 763-6456

The conference agenda and registration form as well as information on 
the poster session and field tours are available by connecting with the

Model Forest Program Internet gopher server at:

     mf.ncr.forestry.ca



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