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    Biochar Research in Utah

    Land Reclamation Study

    Principal Investigator: Darren McAvoy, USU Forestry Extension

    Contracting Scientist: Chris Peltz, Research Services, chris@researchservicesco.com

    Location: Vernal, UT

    Dates: 2014 - 2015

    Webinar Below: July 2015

    Download slides from the Land Reclamation Study presentation.

    Pinyon Juniper Utilization using Mobile Rapid Pyrolysis

    Principal Investigator: Darren McAvoy, USU Forestry Extension

    Location: Salt Lake City, UT

    Dates: 2013 - 2016

    Biochar Amendment for Productivity

    Principal Investigator: Britney Hunter, Horticulture Extension Assistant Professor, brit.hunter@usu.edu

    Location: Davis County, UT

    Dates 2014 - 2015

    Reducing Hazardous Fuels Using Low Cost Biochar Kilns

    Principal Investigator: Darren McAvoy, USU Forestry Extension

    Co-Principal Investigators: Andree Walker, Urban Director, Salt Lake County; Dennis Worwood, Director, Emery County; Troy Cooper, Director, Duchesne County; Sterling Banks, Director, Summit County

    Partners: Kelpie Wilson, Wilson Biochar Associates