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The Front Lines of Landscape Health

In a response commensurate to the challenge, Governor Gavin Newsom created the California Wildfire & Forest Resilience Task Force, bringing together an unprecedented coalition of the best available resources for preventing catastrophic wildfires by creating healthier, more sustainable natural environments. The Governor’s Task Force is a proactive effort that is already showing progress towards long term forest health and safe, sustainable coexistence with fire.



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Joint Committee Economic Democrats

Joint Economic Committee Democrats Report on Cost of Climate-Exacerbated Wildfires

The new report shows climate-exacerbated fires more costly than previously…

Recap: Dashboard Virtual Workshop

See video of the Interagency Treatment Dashboard Virtual Public Workshop and take a post-workshop survey.

CAL FIRE Crew Monitoring

CAL FIRE’s and ALERTCalifornia’s Fire Detection AI Program Named One of TIME’s Best Inventions of 2023

The tool helps with early detection and rapid response allow firefighters to combat fires before they grow

30×30 Becomes Law

Governor Newsom signed Bill (SB) 337, establishing the statewide goal to…

The Watershed Center Partners to Build CA’s Wildfire Resilience Workforce

The Watershed Research and Training Center is partnering with local…

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