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Forestland Steward provides access to technical information to help landowners become better stewards. Archive: https://placerrcd.org/sample-page-2/forestland-steward-newsletters/

Issue Articles Type Date Added
Reforestation: Tools for renewal

The winter 2020 issue looks at tree planting benefits and changes in state stocking standards.

PDF 6/11/20
Wildfire: Cleaning up, making plans

The spring 2019 issue covers wildfire recovery tips and use of CFIP.

PDF 6/11/20
Top priority! Restoring forest health

The fall 2018 issue looks at new state goals and funding to improve forest health.

PDF 10/29/18
Using Prescribed Fire to Better Forest Health

This spring 2018 issue focuses on the need for reducing forest density to improve forest health with a focus on the use of prescribed fire on private lands. 

PDF 10/29/18
Restoring forest health

This summer 2017 edition focuses on forests undergoing rapid transition with ideas on how to recover forest health and create more resilient ecosystems. 

PDF 11/6/17
Don't Give Up!

The Winter 2017 issue covers what to do to recover from disaster, what to do and where to start.

PDF 11/6/17
Unprecedented Tree Mortality

The Summer 2016 Newsletter describes the unprecedented tree mortality occurring in California and suggests strategies for resisting beetles and dealing with dead and dying trees.

PDF 9/28/16
We're 20!

The Spring 2016 Newsletter celebrates two decade of thoughtful forest stewardship by reviewing the content of previous newsletters and looking to the future.

PDF 9/28/16
Post fire: Now what

The Fall 2015/Winter 2016 issue of Forestland Steward is more than a how-to for landowners in the burn areas. It can also help those whose forests are still intact anticipate some of the issues that may affect you in the future

PDF 3/3/16
Forests: part of the climate solution

This edition of the Forestland Steward FALL 2014/winter 2015 explores climate change and carbon in forests.

PDF 2/16/15
Another year of drought

This Summer 2014 issue of the Forestland Steward examines impacts of the drought on California forestland.

PDF 2/16/15
Forestry Assistance for Landowners

This winter and spring 2014 issue of the Forestland Steward Newsletter explores the current landowner assistance programs available.

PDF 2/16/15
Fungi in the Forest

This Fall 2013 issue of Forestland Steward examines the role of fungi in forest management.

PDF 2/16/15
California’s native landscape

This summer 2013 issue of Forestland Steward explores chaparral vegetation in California.

PDF 2/16/15
Prescribed fire

This spring 2013 issue of the Forestland Stewardship newsletter looks at prescribed fire: an important management tool.

PDF 2/16/15
Forest Regeneration Starts with the Seeds

This winter 2013 issue of Forestland Steward describes the state of forest regeneration and planting stock in California.

PDF 2/16/15
Fire Adapted Communities

This Fall 2012 issue of Forestland Steward examines the need for fire adapted communities.

PDF 2/16/15
Managing Your Forest in Changing Times

This summer 2012 issue of Forestland Steward talks about emerging threats to California forests.

PDF 2/16/15
Gotta plan?

This winter 2012 issue of Forestland Steward looks at the development of forest management plans.

PDF 2/16/15
Forestland Steward Newsletter Fall 2011

This issue of the Forestland Steward Newsletter focuses on the benefits and management of mountain meadows.

PDF 3/22/12
Forestland Steward Newsletter Summer 2011

This issue of the Forestland Steward Newsletter focuses on the art and science of cultivating trees (silviculture) in CA.

PDF 3/22/12
Forestland Steward Newsletter Spring 2011

This issue of the Forestland Steward Newsletter focuses on forest land succession planning.

PDF 5/29/11
Forestland Steward Newsletter Winter 2011

This issue of the Forestland Steward Newsletter focuses on Community Forestry in California.

PDF 3/9/11
Forestland Steward Newsletter Fall 2010

This issue of the Forestland Steward Newsletter focuses on forest biomass use.

PDF 3/9/11
Forestland Steward Newsletter Summer 2010

This issue of the Forestland Steward Newsletter focuses on balancing wildlife needs with fuels management.

PDF 3/22/12
Forestland Steward Newsletter Spring 2010

This issue of the Forestland Steward Newsletter focuses on the lessons learned about fuel treatments after the Angora fire in 2007.

PDF 3/22/12