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Poplar Willow Forum

Managing Poplar and Willow for Environmental Benefits and the Renewable Fuels Industry

April 11-13, 2016 | Portland, Oregon

The National Working Forum brought together a wide array of stakeholders to discuss opportunities for poplar and willow in environmental applications and as a feedstock for developing renewable fuel industries. Participants contributed to the development of key action items and recommendations to establish renewable energy markets from these environmental plantings.


  • Phytoremediation
  • Poplar and willow for water quality
  • Bioenergy and bioproduct industry potential
  • Environmental and energy policies

Willow branches with green leaves blowing in the breeze against a blue sky.

spray cart in trees from muncipality using poplar trees