Always remember…

Regardless of your opinion about the Yarnell Tragedy one year ago today, I think we can all agree that it was a tragedy.  Epic tragedy.  In reading the Sit Report this morning (https://www.nifc.gov/nicc/sitreprt.pdf) I noted the question at the end – How can these lessons help change my behavior?  From a Cohesive Strategy perspective, we ask..

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Spent the weekend noodling a great question from Dave Driscoll (IAFC) last week: What have we done differently to address the four big challenges outlined in the National Strategy?  You can read the National Strategy here but I’ll make it easy on you… The National Strategy explores four broad challenges:  Driscoll asked the $Billion question..

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Successional Planning for CS Leadership in the West

In the West, we seek a balanced approach to leadership – striving for representation from public land management agencies, Tribes and Tribal affiliations, and non-governmental organizations.  The Western Regional Strategy Committee recently appointed two new leaders from the federal land management arena to replace the retiring Kent Connaughton (Regional Forester, USFS Region 6) and Peg..

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