This talk focuses on a number of issues and opportunities surrounding the planning and management of community natural resources.

Based on the Cooperative Extension publication, Managing Natural Resources: A guide for municipal commissions, this talk focused on a number of issues and opportunities surrounding the planning and management of community natural resources. Topics will include: the misunderstanding of nature/ecosystem benefits; the role of planning, environmental advisory, and tree commissions in resource conservation; comprehensive plans, street tree, zoning, and other planning and regulatory policy; the importance of a community tree and park plan; and the role of volunteers.

Speakers

Bill Elmendorf, Associate Professor, Penn State School of Forest Resources

Recorded Webinar

Center for Private Forests

Address

416 Forest Resources Building
University Park, PA 16802

Center for Private Forests

Address

416 Forest Resources Building
University Park, PA 16802