Timeline

The table below lists major goals, events and products of the Southern Forest Futures Project, and thus offers a roadmap of the process. It will be expanded and adjusted as project procedures evolve, and links will be added to relevant products as they develop.

Goal Activity Product Who
January 2008 Hold Workshop of national and regional natural resource leaders Input on Process, Forces of Change and implications for the South Natural Resource Leaders, Wear, Greis, Available Team leaders
Feb/March 2008 Hold Sub-regional public meetings to get feedback on Forces of Change and Resource Issues Input on Forces of Change and sub-regional resource issues Public Wear, Greis, Communications Team, Team Leaders (from that sub-region)
Jul-2008 Analysis of pubic input on issues and forces of change Draft report on issues and forces of change posted for pubic review Wear, Greis, and Walters
Apr-2009 Revise report based on reviews Final Report -The Southern Forest Futures Project: using public input to define the issues Wear, Greis and Walters
Apr-2009 Finalize study plan Final study plan posted All team leaders
Nov-2010 Complete analysis of forecasts and meta-issues Draft reports for peer review Meta issue and forecasting teams
May-2011 Complete public review drafts of phase I reports Release Technical Report and Summary Report for 60 day public review Wear, Greis, Communications Team, meta-issue and forecasting teams
Sept-2011 Revise draft reports based on public reviews and publish Final Reports: Southern Forest Futures Project: Technical Report and Summary Report Wear, Greis, Communications Team, meta-issue and forecasting teams
Sept-Dec-2011 Complete analysis of subregional issues and management implications Release Subregional Reports for 60 day public review Subregional Teams