Forest Health Meeting

Note: We hope to resume our annual Forest Health meetings in May 2022 


Past Speaker Presentations

Beech Bark Disease Presentation

The guest speaker at our May 14, 2019 Forest Health meeting was Svetlana Zeran RPF, Planning Forester with the Bancroft Minden Forest Company. Her main presentation was on Beech Bark disease and its repercussions to our forests. She also had time to present the threat to Hemlock trees from the Woolly Adelgid. 

The presentation slides can be accessed from the following document links:

Vanishing Barns Book


At the 2019 White Pine Award meeting, Cathy Walton spoke about her new book, Vanishing Barns.

The book is available for purchase ($40 per copy) at the Simcoe County Museum, by phone (705-728-1388) or by sending an e-mail to

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