NEWTOWN, PA - The US Forest Service Wood Education and Resource Center (WERC) will host a two-hour-long Webcast discussing urban wood utilization on Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at 10:00 am Eastern Time.

Key topics include green building, recycling logs, and sanitation of walnut logs. The Webinar will discuss a draft urban forest harvesting standard, carbon challenge home design competition, development of an urban log sort yard and sanitizing walnut logs infested with thousand cankers disease..

If interested in joining, please see the following information.

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https://www.livemeeting.com/cc/usda/meetingICS?id=QZ95QC&role=attend&pw=...

AUDIO INFORMATION: -Telephone conferencing

Use the information below to connect:

Toll-free: +1 (888) 858-2144

Participant code: 7578516

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Contact Forest Service WERC Deputy Director Ed Cesa at 304-285-1530 or ecesa@fs.fed.us for more information.

Source: WERC