Education Center in Asheville NC

Blue Ridge Mountains

Demo Day Chai Chat Panel

Date/Time
Date(s) - 06/24/2017
5:00 pm - 6:16 pm

Location
OM Sanctuary


1. Opening words with Jonathan Frappier
– OMS background
– Mission and vision, past, current and future initiatives
– Why stakeholder engagement is important.
2. 15-20 minute presentation by Evan Novell
– Introduction
– Sustainability and sustainable tourism
– Carbon footprint explanation
– Importance and significance of the carbon project
– Attaching value to land
– Results from the carbon project
3. 5-10 minute question period
4. 15-20 minute presentation by Andy Tait & EcoForesters
– Description of involvement in OMS carbon project
– Introduction
– What goes into the carbon inventory?
– How is the carbon sequestration potential calculated?
– Discussion on positive impact forestry.
5. 5-10 minute question period
6. Closing discussion with Shelli Stanback

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