Call for Presentations for the 12th Canadian Urban Forest Conference

Call for Presentations for the 12th Canadian Urban Forest Conference

Bringing together between 300 and 400 urban forestry experts every second year, the Canadian Urban Forest Conference (CUFC) promotes dialogue between professionals, scientists and community groups. The CUFC unites these diverse stakeholders so they can share experiences and innovative approaches relating to stewardship, policies, technologies, research and best practices in managing Canada's urban forests.

The 2016 CUFC is being coordinated by the City of Laval, Quebec, and is benefiting from the guidance and support of Tree Canada, TD Friends of the Environment Foundation as well as researchers from the Université du Québec en Outaouais (UQO) and the Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM).

Date: September 26-29, 2016
Main theme for the 12th CUFC is "The urban forest revealed"

Three subjects will be featured:
Planning green infrastructures
Discovering urban biodiversity
Understanding ecosystem services

The deadline for submitting your communication proposal is Friday, January 29, 2016, at 5 p.m. (EST).

Click HERE for more information and to submit your proposal.

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