LD Ford Rangeland Conservation Science: PRESENTATIONS (available for download and viewing)

2011:

  • "Grazing Management Plan, Santa Teresa County Park." Presented by L. Ford, April 21, 2011 at the Central Coast Rangeland Coalition General Meeting," IBM Almaden Research Center, San Jose, CA. (slideshow PDF)

2012:

  • Conservation Grazing: Grazing Management Planning, Monitoring, and Plan Adaptation for Endangered Species Habitat in California Annual Grasslands.” Presented by L. Ford, January 14, 2012 at the California Native Plant Society Conservation Conference, San Diego, CA. (slideshow PDF)

2013:

  • "Nature Conservation Paradigms: Their Evolution and Applications to California Rangeland Landscapes." Presented by L. Ford, October 13, 2013 at the University of California Cooperative Extension and Center for Forestry conference, "Working for Conservation: Active Engagement in Forest and Woodland Sustainability," Sacramento, CA. (video link; slideshow PDF)
  • "Ecology and Management of Coastal Grasslands for Conservation Policy and Planning." Presented by L. Ford, October 21, 2013 at the "Coastal Watershed Science and Policy Seminar," California State University Monterey Bay, Seaside, CA. (slideshow PDF)

2014:

  • "Managing Rangelands to Benefit California Red-legged Frogs and California Tiger Salamanders." Presented by P. Van Hoorn, May 15, 2014 at the SERCAL 2014 conference, "Working Collaboratively for Successful Restoration," Santa Rosa, CA. (slideshow PDF)
  • "Planning for Variable (and Extreme) Weather—Grazing Management for Conservation and Sustainability in California Grasslands." Presented by L. Ford, June 18, 2014 at the "Collaborative Strategies and Flexible Grazing Programs: Improving Conservation and Sustainability on Private and Public Rangelands," Bay Area Open Space Council, Stewardship Working Group, Livermore, CA. (slideshow PDF; Handout #1; Handout #2)

2015:

  • "Effective Conservation-Oriented Grazing Management Plans and Grazing Leases for California Rangelands." Poster presented by L. Ford, S. Barry, and P. Van Hoorn, January 13, 2015 at the 2015 California Native Plant Society Conservation Conference, San Jose, CA. (poster PDF)
  • "Grazing Management Planning to Benefit Listed Species." Poster presented by P. Van Hoorn and L. Ford, March 3, 2015 at the 3rd Rustici Rangeland Science Symposium on Rangeland Water Quality and Sustainable Public Lands Grazing, University of California, Davis. (poster PDF)
  • "The Fish Friendly Ranching Certification Program: A Collaborative Approach to Comprehensive Ranch Planning and Water Quality Improvement." Poster presented by L. Marcus and L. Ford, March 3, 2015 at the 3rd Rustici Rangeland Science Symposium on Rangeland Water Quality and Sustainable Public Lands Grazing, University of California, Davis. (poster PDF)

2017:

  • "Reading The Landscape Of California's Central Coast: Fire Ecology And Vegetation Dynamics." Presented by L. Ford, February 9, 2017 at the Cabrillo College Natural History Club, Cabrillo College, Aptos, CA. (poster PDF)