Our friends at the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension’s Living With Fire program have long understood the importance of cross-boundary collaboration when it comes to outreach, awareness and taking action. We often point to their creative, proactive approach to building fire adapted communities as they have been actively supporting this mission since 1997! Sonya Sistare,..
Jim Lochhead (Denver Water), Clint Evans (NRCS), Mike Lester (Colorado State Forester) and Brian Ferebee (US Forest Service Regional Forester) sign a memorandum of understanding in Denver Feb. 27th, to renew and expand the FORESTS TO FAUCETS PARTNERSHIP. Photo: Ryan Lockwood, Colorado State Forest Service. The Forests to Faucets partnership began in 2010 as a..
Field Tour at Western Klamath Regional Partnership 2016 Retreat. Photo: WKRP Your agency needs to increase fuel treatments and prescribed fire, but how do you communicate this to the public? A recent brief by the North Atlantic Fire Science Exchange highlights a study by Dr. Eric Toman and his colleagues who sought to answer that..
Firefighter on the Soberanes Fire, Sept 2016. Photo: Monterey County Herald. Humans are taking the blame for 84% of all wildfires, a tripling in the length of fire season and almost half of all the area burned. In a report recently published by the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, researchers daylight the fundamental..