Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation (WPEF)

We are a science-based non-profit dedicated to counteracting the decline of whitebark pine and enhancing knowledge about the value of its ecosystems.


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Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation
PO Box 17943
Missoula, Montana 59808

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High-Elevation, Five-Needle White Pines: Science And Management Webinar Series (2023–2024)

The “High-Elevation, Five-Needle White Pines: Science and Management Webinar Series” occurs the third Tuesday of each month from 12–1 p.m. Mountain Time during the academic year. All webinars are held by Zoom and are free and open to the public. This year’s talks will cover a range of topics on the cultural significance of whitebark pine, populations trends based on forest inventory data, using drones to predict forest mortality, physiological responses to abiotic stressors, identifying high-priority areas for conservation, and restoration projects underway. You can register for the entire monthly series, and the Zoom link will be the same each month. Webinar recordings are archived on our Whitebark Flix YouTube channel.

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About the Webinar Series

The monthly webinar series was designed to share scientific findings and management initiatives on whitebark pine and other high-elevation, five-needle white pines in the U.S. and Canada, while fostering communications among scientists and land managers working on these species. It is coordinated by WPEF board members Cara Nelson and Danielle Ulrich, along with an outstanding team of graduate students. Contact the webinar organizers at [email protected] with any questions.

2023-2024 Webinar Team

• Lou Duloisy (Montana State University)
• Enzo Martelli Moya (University of Montana)
• Laurel Sindewald (UC Denver)