Managing Without Glyphosate: The Factors Worth Considering

This free ABCFP webinar will present facts about the use of glyphosate in BC forests, including an overview of some of the risks and a discussion about why decision-making around herbicide use is different today than it was even a decade ago.

 

Managing Without Glyphosate: The Factors Worth Considering aims to provide an engaging platform to talk about the technical challenges and environmental concerns associated with vegetation management in today’s world. 

Learning outcomes:

  • appreciate some of the risks of glyphosate use in forests;
  • understand the alternatives to glyphosate use, what can be done now;
  • identify the unknowns associated with glyphosate use in forests;
  • identify how we can discover answers to what we don’t know.

Date, time: October 11, 2022, from 1:00 to 2:30 PM.

Presenter: Dr. Lisa Wood, RPF, an applied plant biologist and dendroclimatologist exploring influences of human-induced stress on forested plant communities. Wood will follow the short presentation with an extensive period of questions and answers.

Note: The webinar builds on the BC Forest Professional magazine article, by Wood, “Does the Use of Glyphosate Herbicide Meet the Silvicultural Goals of Today?” Please read the magazine article prior to participating in the webinar.

Click the link to register for the webinar.

When
10/11/2022 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where
Online, BC CANADA
Online registration not available.

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