2020 National Forest Stewardship Meeting

When Feb 03, 2020 12:00 AM to
Feb 07, 2020 12:00 AM
Where Charleston, SC
Contact Name
Contact Phone 803-507-5681
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South Carolina was pleased to host the 2020 National Forest Stewardship Meeting at the Mills House in Charleston, South Carolina.

You can access the final Agenda here.

 2020 National FSP meeting agenda

You can access speaker bios here.

 2020 National FSP meeting speaker bios

You can access a State coordinator contact list here.

 FSP State Coordinator Contact List

For information about FSP modernization, please follow the link below for the recorded Forest Stewardship Program Modernization Webinar that was conducted on December 5, 2019.  Please check back for more follow up materials from this webinar.



“Use this Survey123 link to provide feedback on the meeting and the FSP modernization process.  Information gathered regarding the FSP modernization will be used to develop the monitoring protocol that will be shared during webinars in March/April.”

From a web browser:


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Those with a QR code reader can use this:



Welcome and Overview - Signers Ballroom  https://youtu.be/CVigwvvo_BI

Lynn Lewis, USFS, Southern Region, FSP Manager  



South Carolina Welcome  - https://youtu.be/U2FLIwi_m1k

Scott Phillips, South Carolina State Forester

SC Senator Chip Campsen, Chair of the Fish, Game, and Forestry Committee



Forest Service Welcome  - https://youtu.be/9mCAKEgSPgo

Jan Davis, USFS, Southern Region, Deputy Regional Forester S&PF

Steven W. Koehn, USFS, Washington, Director Cooperative Forestry



Modernizing FSP Updates and Discussion  - https://youtu.be/573aav6kQfU

Executive Board and Working Team Members




Landscape Management Plans: A New Tool with Southern Flare  Part 1 Leigh - https://youtu.be/IDp4qtG6tzU

Leigh Peters, American Forest Foundation, American Tree Farm System, Certification Manager

Jen Tucker-Jenks, Florida Forest Service, FSP Coordinator  Part 2 Others - https://youtu.be/ijpozVRowV0

Chisolm Beckham, South Carolina Forestry Commission, FSP Coordinator

Brian Hughett, Tennessee Division of Forestry, FSP Coordinator

Mark McClellan, Georgia Forestry Commission, FSP Coordinator




Keynote Speaker  - https://youtu.be/9MQltn2sJvs

Dr. Jennie L. Stephens, Center for Heirs’ Property Preservation



Communication – Who Is Our Audience and How Do We Reach Them?  https://youtu.be/CsY166jttIU

Dr. Brett J. Butler, USFS, Northern Research Station, Forest Inventory and Analysis, Research Forester



Communication – Multiple Ways, Many Times, Never Stop!  - https://youtu.be/ud2hkywEp1c

Wendy Burnett, Georgia Forestry Commission, Public Relations Director

Telling Our Story – Andy Goodman (video)

Generational Intelligence – Amy Lynch (video)



Shared Stewardship – The Power of Partnerships  - https://youtu.be/Z2z-VJ2Evac

Carol Denhof, Longleaf Alliance, President

Sharon Swagger, Natural Resources Conservation Service, GA Easement Specialist

Dr. Jessica McGuire, Quail Forever, Working Lands for Wildlife Bobwhite Coordinator



Shared Stewardship – USDA Sister Agencies Collaboration  - https://youtu.be/u3h0lmmf1n4

Erin Connelly, USFS, National Shared Stewardship Coordinator

Steven W. Koehn, USFS, Washington, Director Cooperative Forestry

Mary Maercklein, USFS, Francis Marion/Sumter National Forest, Enoree District Ranger

Boone Peeler, Farm Services Agency, SC State Executive Director


“Parts of Thursday’s sessions that included some FSP modernization discussions were recorded using WebEx.  Unfortunately there were technical difficulties and some of the recording is missing or has poor audio quality.  We apologize for the quality, but felt it was still of use to post. “

R3 Coop Forestry Webex Room-20200206 1312-1  

Thursday, February 6, 2020  |  6:12 am  |  Mountain Standard Time (Denver, GMT-07:00)

Duration: 3 hr 37 min 11 sec

Recording password: sHJ7mrte




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