Past Sessions
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An Assessment of Biomass Harvesting Guidelines

Held on
Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Duration: 00:15

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The Forest Guild recently published a review of existing guidelines for the harvest and removal of woody biomass from forests. New interest in using low value wood from forests for energy has promoted a number of states to create guidelines for how such m

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Reaching Family Forest Owners

Held on
Thursday, August 28, 2008

Duration: 00:15

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Mary Tyrrell of Yale University and Brett Butler of the US Forest Service will highlight ways to use social marketing principles to increase the likelihood that our messages and programs will reach more forest landowners. They will summarize some of their

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Forest LandCare

Held on
Wednesday, October 29, 2008

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Harry Groot will describe how the Blue Ridge Forest Cooperative uses "forest landcare" as an approach to forestry and for engaging prospective members.

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Forest Landcare: Restoring Forests and Creating Jobs

Held on
Tuesday, December 2, 2008

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David Richert, RC&D Forester with the Virginia Department of Forestry and a public board member of the Blue Ridge Forest Cooperative (BRFC), will provide an introduction to "forest landcare," a new approach for engaging forest landowners in forest improve

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Biomass Removal Case Studies

Held on
Tuesday, December 16, 2008

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Dr. Zander Evans, Research Director at the Forest Guild, will discuss the lesson learned from collecting and analyzing 45 case studies of biomass removal from across the country. The biomass removals include fuel reduction treatments, stand improvement ha

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Forest Cooperatives Roundtable - Dec. 17, 2008

Held on
Wednesday, December 17, 2008

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Woodland Owner Networks and Peer-to-Peer Learning

Held on
Thursday, January 8, 2009

Duration: 00:15

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Woodland owners consistently select peers as a preferred source of information to support forest management decisions. However, beyond Extension master volunteer programs, peer-to-peer learning has received little attention as a forestry outreach tool. Ca

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Forest Management: Lessons Learned

Held on
Friday, January 16, 2009

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This session, presented by Dr. Zander Evans of the Forest Guild, will be down-linked into a local day-long workshop in southeast Ohio, hosted by Rural Action, a regional Appalachian Ohio-focused development group. The workshop, "Community Energy Solutions

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Biomass Retrieval: Nutrient Cycling and Ecosystem Health

Held on
Friday, January 16, 2009

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This session, presented by Gary Willison of the Wayne National Forest, is part of a local day-long workshop in southeast Ohio, hosted by Rural Action, a regional Appalachian Ohio-focused development group. The workshop, "Community Energy Solutions: Heatin

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Small-Scale Forestry Equipment

Held on
Wednesday, May 6, 2009

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Presented at the NNFP Annual Meeting 2009

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Introduction to Landcare

Held on
Tuesday, May 5, 2009

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Presented at the NNFP Annual Meeting 2009

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Forest Cooperatives: examples, benefits, structures

Held on
Tuesday, May 5, 2009

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Presented at the NNFP Annual Meeting 2009

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Introduction to FSC Certification

Held on
Tuesday, May 5, 2009

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Presented at the NNFP Annual Meeting 2009

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It's All Connected: Community-Based Organizations

Held on
Tuesday, May 5, 2009

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Presented at the NNFP Annual Meeting 2009

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Marketing of Sustainable Wood

Held on
Tuesday, May 5, 2009

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Presented at the NNFP Annual Meeting 2009

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Funding Community-Based Forestry

Held on
Wednesday, May 6, 2009

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Presented at the NNFP Annual Meeting 2009

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Intro to carbon credits and ecosystem services trading

Held on
Tuesday, May 5, 2009

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Presented at the NNFP Annual Meeting 2009

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Sustainable, Community-Scale Biomass Energy

Held on
Tuesday, May 5, 2009

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Presented at the NNFP Annual Meeting 2009

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NNFP Membership Meeting

Held on
Wednesday, May 6, 2009

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Presented at the NNFP Annual Meeting 2009

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Livelihoods in Sustainable Harvest of Organic NTFPs

Held on
Wednesday, May 6, 2009

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Presented at the NNFP Annual Meeting 2009

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Finding Your Niche: Marketing of Specialty Products

Held on
Wednesday, May 6, 2009

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Presented by Nora McDougall-Collins and Penny Frazier

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Triple Bottom-Line Financing

Held on
Wednesday, May 6, 2009

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Presented at the NNFP Annual Meeting 2009

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Peer Engagement for Limited Resource Landowners

Held on
Tuesday, May 5, 2009

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Presented at the NNFP Annual Meeting 2009

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Web Marketing is a Contact Sport! Build Relationships

Held on
Thursday, August 27, 2009

Duration: 02:30

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Search Engine Optimization is more than what you do on your own site. Building a network of links and using other web resources is also very important. Nora McDougall-Collins will explain and demonstrate how to build a network of incoming web links to dri

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$15 for members at the "Basic" or greater membership level, $25 regular price.
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Analyze This! How to install and interpret Google Analytics

Held on
Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Duration: 00:15

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Web customers vote with their feet. Your web statistics tell you what is drawing them in and turning them away. No-cost services can help you learn what’s working and improve what’s not! Nora will show you how to get Google Analytics and add it to yo

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$15 for members at the "Basic" or greater membership level, $25 regular price.
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Fundamentals of Web Marketing with SEO

Held on
Thursday, August 20, 2009

Duration: 00:15

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Web site rankings are not entirely a mystery. Much is known about what you can do to get higher in search engines and generate more traffic for your site. Happily, there are many things you can do for free to improve your site ranking.

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$15 for members at the "Basic" or greater membership level, $25 regular price.
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What is Search Engine Optimization and Web Marketing?

Held on
Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Duration: 00:15

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Do you have a website that's not receiving enough traffic to fulfill your goals? Are you starting a website and don't want to spend $$$ on a site no one uses? Do people you know talk about SEO, but you don't know what they mean? This NNFP webinar is

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Web Marketing is a Contact Sport! Build Relationships

Held on
Friday, September 4, 2009

Duration: 02:30

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Search Engine Optimization is more than what you do on your own site. Building a network of links and using other web resources is also very important. Nora McDougall-Collins will explain and demonstrate how to build a network of incoming web links to dri

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$5 for members at the "Basic" or greater membership level, $5 regular price.
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Cooperative Biomass: Profile of Progress - Austria

Held on
Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Duration: 01:00

Presenter(s):

Scott Bagley (NNFP) and Bob Parker (Oregon State University Extension)

Summary

Austria has made substantial progress in developing forest biomass for energy, thanks in large part to cooperatives of farmers and forest owners.

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FREE for members at the "Basic" or greater membership level, $10 regular price.
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Considering a Cooperative

Held on
Thursday, October 21, 2010

Duration: 01:30

Presenter(s):

Scott Bagley (NNFP's Center for Cooperative Forest Enterprises) and Eric Bowman (Northwest Cooperative Development Center), both members of WoodWorks

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For groups of landowners considering the cooperative business model, and cooperative developers and supporters interested in learning more about forest cooperatives.

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FREE for members at the "Basic" or greater membership level, $20 regular price.
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The Oregon Woodland Co-operative: Diversifying Income Opportunities with NTFPs

Held on
Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Duration: 01:30

Presenter(s):

Tom Nygren and Neil Schroeder, the Oregon Woodland Co-op, and Lita Buttolph, Institute for Culture and Ecology

Summary

The Oregon Woodland Co-operative: Diversifying Income Opportunities with NTFPs

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What is Search Engine Optimization and Web Marketing?

Held on
Thursday, February 17, 2011

Duration: 01:00

Presenter(s):

Nora McDougall-Collins

Summary

What is Search Engine Optimization and Web Marketing? (Part 1 of 4)

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Fundamentals of Web Marketing with SEO

Held on
Thursday, February 24, 2011

Duration: 01:00

Presenter(s):

Nora McDougall-Collins

Summary

Fundamentals of Web Marketing with SEO: the Mystery Revealed (Part 2 of 4)

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Analyze This! Understanding and Installing Google Analytics

Held on
Thursday, March 3, 2011

Duration: 01:00

Presenter(s):

Nora McDougall-Collins

Summary

Analyze This! Understanding and Installing Google Analytics (Part 3 of 4)

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Web Marketing is a Contact Sport! Build Relationships Winter 11

Held on
Thursday, March 10, 2011

Duration: 01:00

Presenter(s):

Nora McDougall-Collins

Summary

Web Marketing is a Contact Sport! Build Relationships (Part 4 of 4)

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Preparing Photos for Your Website - Part 2

Held on
Thursday, May 26, 2011

Duration: 01:00

Presenter(s):

Sandy Drake & Nora McDougall-Collins

Summary

Need HELP preparing and resizing images for your website or the Sustainable Woods Network? This is the second of two, 1-hour webinars on using image editing software.

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FREE for members at the "Basic" or greater membership level, $10 regular price.
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Preparing Photos For Your Website - Part 1

Held on
Thursday, May 19, 2011

Duration: 01:00

Presenter(s):

Sandy Drake & Nora McDougall-Collins

Summary

Need HELP preparing and resizing images for your website or the Sustainable Woods Network? Join us for two, 1-hour webinars on using image editing software.

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FREE for members at the "Basic" or greater membership level, $10 regular price.
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NWFA Responsible Procurement Program

Held on
Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Duration: 02:00

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This webinar will go over the NWFA Responsible Procurement Program

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What Can LinkedIn Do for a Wood Product Business?

Held on
Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Duration: 01:00

Presenter(s):

Nora McDougall-Collins

Summary

LinkedIn is a social networking tool designed for business needs. But, you have enough work on your schedule already. So, you need to know that participating in LinkedIn will help you with some of that work load!

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