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2015 Pinchot Distinguished Lecture: Hon. Bill Ritter
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2014 Distinguished Lecture: Dr. Stephen J. Pyne
Dr. Stephen J. Pyne will deliver the 2014 Pinchot Distinguished Lecture on Thursday, February 20th in Washington, DC.
Gifford Pinchot Documentary Screening at Grey Towers
You're invited to a free screening of the WVIA documentary Seeking the Greatest Good: The Conservation Legacy of Gifford Pinchot on Saturday, June 15 at dusk at Grey Towers National Historic Site. The film highlights Pinchot's philosophy of natural resource conservation through sustainable use and how that legacy is continued today by the Pinchot Institute and Grey Towers.

The screening is part of the Grey Towers Heritage Association Screen on the Green environmental film series and will be shown rain or shine in the outdoor amphitheater or tented terrace area (bring a picnic dinner, blankets, and/or lawn chairs). The 56-minute film will start at dusk (approximately 7:30pm).

For more information call 570-296-9630 or email info@greytowers.org.

Driving Tour of Managed Family Forests
Driving tour of Common Waters Locations

Saturday, June 15, 9 am - 1 pm, FREE

Join us on a driving tour of privately owned forested properties located within the Upper Delaware River Basin and learn how participation in the Common Waters Fund helps landowners conserve and manage their forests. Learn how healthy forests in this region provide clean drinking water for more than 15 million people downstream and how the health and existence of these forests are threatened by the pressures of development.

Registration required, call 570-296-9625 to reserve a spot.

Limited to first 22 registrants.

Co-sponsored by the Pinchot Institute for Conservation, Grey Towers Heritage Association and the US Forest Service at Grey Towers.
Gifford Pinchot Documentary Screening at the DC Environmental Film Festival
The 21st Annual DC Environmental Film Festival will include a free screening of Seeking the Greatest Good: The Conservation Legacy of Gifford Pinchot on Thursday, March 21st at 5:30pm at the National Portrait Gallery.
2013 Distinguished Lecture - Tom Tidwell: "Sustaining Forests in the Time of Climate Change"
Tom Tidwell delivered the 2013 Pinchot Distinguished Lecture: "Sustaining Forests in the Time of Climate Change."
2013 Pinchot Distinguished Lecture
Join us for the 2013 Pinchot Distinguished Lecture in Washington, DC on Thursday, February 14th at 3pm at the Cosmos Club.

2012 Distinguished Lecture -- Journey of the Universe: Environmental Stewardship and Human Transformation by Dr. Mary Evelyn Tucker
Join us for the 2012 Pinchot Distinguished Lecture in Washington, DC on Thursday, February 23rd at 3pm at the Carnegie Institution for Science.
Forest Land Conservation in the 21st Century: Strategy and Policy
A Symposium in Commemoration of the Weeks Act Centennial hosted by the Pinchot Institute for Conservation and the USDA Forest Service to be held on June 7-8, 2011 at Yale University.
2011 Distinguished Lecture: Forest Conservation and Climate Change: U.S. Role in International and Domestic Policy
We are pleased to share with you to our 2011 Pinchot Institute for Conservation Distinguished Lecture. Our esteemed speaker this year was Ambassador Stuart Eizenstat, who spoke on Forest Conservation and Climate Change: U.S. Role in International and Domestic Policy.
Forum on Forests with Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell
An informal forum hosted by the Pinchot Institute for Conservation to bring together the new Chief of the Forest Service and conservation organizations in the area. A summary of the major topics discussed is available.
Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) addresses the Pinchot Institute Forum on Climate Change, Forests and Bioenergy
Outlook Session 2006: Trends Influencing the Future of Sustainable Forest Management
Held February 24, 2006
The Future of Wisconsin Forestry: A Global Perspective
Presentation by V. Alaric Sample at the statewide meeting of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, January 31, 2006. Download pdf.
Family Forests: What Will the Next Generation Do?
October 2005 presentation to the National Association of State Foresters by Catherine Mater, Senior Fellow.
View Powerpoint.
Common Waters Regional Forum
The Pinchot Institute is hosting a community dialogue on the importance of the Delaware River as a common regional resource.

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Wood Bioenergy: 2009 Regional Meetings
In an effort to ensure sustainability in the development of wood bioenergy, the Pinchot Institute and the Heinz Center are holding three regional meetings.

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2008 Distinguished Lecture: Ecology and the Challenge of Sustainable Investing presented by Joseph F. Keefe


 

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