Society of American Foresters

Northwest Regions

June/July/August 2013

Issue Highlights

Forest Biomass: To Energy and Beyond

  • No Hiding in the Woods: Biomass Development Requires Engagement, Integration and Innovation
  • Biomass Power Generation in the PNW Interior: Current Situation, Challenges, and Opportunities
  • Thermal Energy from Biomass: Efficient Conversion for Maximum Value
  • Biochar: A Rediscovered Forest Product Generates a New Industry
  • Forest Biomass and the Federal Energy Policy Disconnect
  • From Wood to Wing: NARA Works to Harness Woody Biomass for Aviation Biofuel
  • An overview of Biomass in the State of Alaska


  • June SAF Council Meeting Highlights

June/July/August 2013 (download pdf)