Concurrent Breakout Session 2

Concurrent Breakout Session 2

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Wednesday, June 1st - 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Track 1

Session Focus- Program Delivery & Design

Topic(s)- Horticulture/Environment/Ecosystems

3:30 - 3:50 p.m.

Edible Florida-Friendly Landscaping™: conserving water & improving food security

Amanda Marek

4:00 - 4:20 p.m.

How to start a native plant propagation and education program with volunteers during a world-wide pandemic

Michele Bakacs, Angela Monaghan, William T Hlubik

4:30 - 4:50 p.m.

Wild harvesting plants for food, medicine, and craft

Holly Campbell

Track 2

Session Focus- Use of Technology

Topic(s)- Apps/Software/Video Production

3:30 - 3:50 p.m.

Citizen Science Opportunities using Personal Weather Stations

Steve Marquie

4:00 - 4:20 p.m.

Economic impacts of using working lands and prairie preserves for habitat protection, Thurston County, Washington

Stephen Bramwell

4:30 - 4:50 p.m.

CANCELLED- Recording to be posted post conference

Video production is for natural resources extension professionals

Sanford "Sandy" Smith

Track 3

Topic Focus Track- Wildfire

3:30 - 3:50 p.m.

Preparing for wildfires with firescaping: A training for southeastern U.S. master gardeners

Holly Campbell

4:00 - 4:20 p.m.

Identifying barriers to forest management for small private forest landowners in California

Susie Kocher



Track 4


Session Focus- Partnerships & Collaborations

Topic(s)- Community Development & Ecosystems(CDE)/Diversity, Equity & Inclusion(DEI) 

3:30 - 3:50 p.m.

Reconciliation ecology in expanding residential landscapes: a case study from nontraditional urban extension

Basil Iannone

4:00 - 4:20 p.m.

Sargassum management master plans

Shelly Krueger, Ashley Smyth, Michelle Leonard-Mularz, Armando Ubeda

4:30 - 4:50 p.m.

Designing discussions to encourage community action

Holly Abeels, Martha Monroe

Track 5


Special Session/Workshop


3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

How a “French cart” was used to co-create an outreach plan with stakeholders, not for them!

Katie Ockert