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    Utilizing exemptions for forest management

    California's Forest Practice Rules were created in 1973 with the goal of protecting public resources and emphasizing the importance of planning for sustainable resources management. For small, private forest landowners, preparation of a full Timber...


    By Kim Ingram
    Author - Forest Stewardship Education Coordinator
  • First-ever California burn boss class meets in Eureka

    Reposted from the UC ANR News New certification program will increase opportunities for prescribed fire across California   A group of 19 experienced prescribed burners are gathered in Eureka this week to become certified as...


    By Pam Kan-Rice
    Author