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Enhancing the Southern
Appalachian Forest Resource
A Symposium Engaging Economic,
Ecological and Social Principles and Practices
Kanuga Conference Center
Hendersonville, North Carolina
October 2-3, 2003
Proceedings now online!
About the Symposium
The Symposium will include...
What is it?
Announcing a two-day Symposium with presentations, exhibits, demonstrations,
an expert panel on fire issues, and facilitated discussion. Presentations
from landowners, practitioners, researchers, policy makers, foresters,
artisans, business owners and other stakeholders from the region will
include research results, case studies and successful approaches related
to three topic areas all focused on the common Symposium theme of Enhancing
the Southern Appalachian Forest Resource.
Who is it for, and what is the purpose?
This Symposium will be of interest to landowners, natural resource professionals,
planners, economic and community developers, researchers, policy makers,
the conservation community, and anyone concerned with the future of
Southern Appalachian forests and the communities that depend on them.
The purpose is to provide current information and tools to enhance natural
resource management, community and economic development and policy-making
in the Southern Appalachians.