Who Will Own the Forest?” Conference

Kaarsten Turner Dalby was a panelist at the “Who Will Own the Forest?” conference September 19-21 in Portland, Oregon. “Who Will Own the Forest?” is an annual conference focused on the unique opportunities and challenges in forestland investments . The “Who Will Own the Forest?” conference series has become the largest event of its kind in North America, and is considered by many to be the premier forestland investing event. This 2½ day conference offers ample networking and learning opportunities including continuing education credits for appraisers, attorneys, foresters, and CPAs. The goal of the panel, Carbon Promises and Reality was to provide a grounded discussion of recent decisions, evaluations, deals, progress and 3-5 year trends in the North American Forest Carbon Market. Kaarsten joined other panelists: • Mike Cafferata Oregon Dept of Forestry. ODOF has been assessing the potential of carbon revenues for newly acquired properties with support from the Conservati