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Montana Forest Counties Summit

- Posted on June 20, 2017

Holiday Inn Downtown
200 S. Pattee St.
Missoula, MT
Start Date
May 01, 2018
End Date
May 02, 2018
May 1-2, 2018
14 weeks 6 days from now

Tuesday May 1st:   10:00 am to 5:30 pm
Wednesday May 2nd:  8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Hotel Reservations:  Please use the following link, (which is not mobile compatible) Montana Counties Forest Summit and booking code MCF or call the hotel at 406-721-8550 let them know you are with the Coalition of Forest Counties.  If you book early the rate will be $95.

Draft Agenda Topics

  • Fire, The Big Picture (what can and should be done?)
  • SRS/25% Funding
    • Trust Fund (Mark Haggarty)?
    • The long term effects of lost revenue for some counties
    • How are 25% funds calculated?
  • Litigation of FS Projects
    • Digging deeper; merits of case vs balance of harms
    • The logistics of amicus briefs or intervening
    • How can good comments help
  • The Economics of Roads and Forest Management Projects
  • Examples of successful county engagement; What is working and Why
  • Offer a venue for, shared learning, partnership development and interactive discussions of difficult topics