A fire punches into your property. What’s your plan? – 12/7/2018

A fire punches into your property. What’s your plan? – 12/7/2018

By Janet Eastman It wasn’t luck that saved Ron Crowell’s home from a fast-moving grass fire on Halloween night. It was seasons of hard work. Even though 20-foot-high flames flew up a hill and enshrouded his rural property southeast of Ashland in smoke, his wood-framed...
Fire Issues & Advocacy in California – 11/27/2018

Fire Issues & Advocacy in California – 11/27/2018

Call with PNW Funders | 11/27/18, 11 am to 12 pm Fire Issues and Advocacy in California: Challenges/opportunities/lessons learned of dealing with fire and forest management needs in California Presenters: Sue Britting, Sierra Forest Legacy (530) 919-9844 (cell) Pamela...
President Trump is wrong about wildfire prevention-11/17/18

President Trump is wrong about wildfire prevention-11/17/18

Chad Hanson is a research ecologist with the John Muir Project, a national director of the Sierra Club and the co-author of the book “The Ecological Importance of Mixed-Severity Fires: Nature’s Phoenix.” The views expressed in this commentary are the...