Altoona: 2020 Riparian Forest Buffer Summit

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 8:00am - Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 5:00pm
Description: Hosted by DCNR and the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy, the Pennsylvania Riparian Forest Buffer Summit will offer the latest information on forest buffer science, policy, outreach, implementation strategies, and funding options through a series of breakout and plenary sessions.

The summit provides conservation professionals and decision-makers with the latest information on:

  • Forest buffer science
  • Policy, outreach, and implementation strategies
  • Funding options through a series of breakout and plenary sessions
  • Conservation professionals working with forest buffers from all sectors -- from beginners to seasoned decision-makers -- are encouraged to attend.

Attendees have substantial opportunities to network with each other and with exhibiting sponsors throughout the two-day event.

Location: Blair County Convention Center, 1 Convention Center Drive, Altoona, PA 16602

Registration: $75; increases to $100 after February 1st. Additional registration details and a draft agenda are located half-way down the DCNR’s Riparian Buffers page.

See the draft agenda here.