The Idaho Forest Restoration Partnership and Montana Forest Collaboration Network will cohost the 2022 virtual conference Investing in Forest Infrastructure. The Infrastructure Investments and Jobs Act was signed into law on November 15, 2021. Title VIII of the Act includes appropriations for legacy roads and trails, wildfire risk reduction, ecosystem restoration, and Joint Chiefs Landscape Restoration Partnership. The conference explores priorities stipulated by Congress, the role of collaborative groups in implementation, and expectations for the outcomes of the investments.
This regional eventbrings together leaders from the timber industry, local government, conservation organizations, community groups, and land management agencies from across Idaho and Montana. IFRP and MFCN have structured this virtual conference to include informative presentations, panel discussions and breakout sessions.
April 12-13, 2022
Two Sessions Both Days
9:30am-Noon & 1:00pm-3:00pm MDT
$50, students $25
Registration Assistance: A successful workshop, similar to an effective collaboration, depends on broad representation of diverse interests. IFRP recognizes that registration fees can limit attendance.
Our objective is to encourage participation by offering scholarships to offset costs. If the registration fee prevents your participation, please review the information in the Registration Scholarships heading listed below for description of eligibility, and submit an application for assistance.
Approved applicants will pay a reduced registration fee of $25.
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