Longleaf Reception March 2009

Longleaf Reception Poster
Longleaf Reception Poster
Lots of folks turned out
Lots of folks turned out to learn about America’s Longleaf
Deputy Regional Forester Ken Arney
Deputy Regional Forester Ken Arney puts polishing touches on his presentation with some input from Lark Hayes, Coordinator for America’s Longleaf
The theme of Ken Arney
The theme of Ken Arney’s presentation was “The Power of A Plan/The Power of Partners”
The visionary roles of Rhett Johnson
The visionary roles of Rhett Johnson (L) and Dean Gjerstad, co-founders of the Longleaf Alliance, were gratefully acknowledged
SERPPAS Co-Chair Dave Duma also offered remarks
SERPPAS Co-Chair Dave Duma also offered remarks
Regional Forester Liz Agpaoa
Regional Forester Liz Agpaoa confers with Dr. James Earl Kennamer (L) and Robert Abernathy, both with the National Wild Turkey Federation
Tom Darden
Tom Darden (L), Senior Editor of the Conservation Plan, with Mike Countess of the Southern Group of State Foresters
Our former Regional Forester Chuck Meyers
Our former Regional Forester Chuck Meyers greets Margaret Munford of the American Forest Foundation
James Cummins
James Cummins (L) of Wildlife Mississippi with Mike Countess
Paul Reis
Paul Reis, National Director of the Forest Service’s Cooperative Forestry programs, and his wife enjoy discussions about longleaf
Jim Fenwood
Jim Fenwood (L), Acting Deputy Regional Forester for Natural Resources, with Lark Hayes and former SERPPAS Co-chair Bill Ross