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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Recap of Sacramento Task Force Meeting

If you missed the Task Force Meeting on March 30, here are highlights and…

USDA Invests More than $48.6 Million to Manage Risks, Combat Climate Change

USDA will invest more than $48.6 million this year through the Joint…

California’s Joint Strategy for Sustainable Outdoor Recreation & Wildfire Resilience

This Joint Strategy, developed by the Task Force Sustainable & Accessible Recreation Key Working Group, provides a roadmap…

$117 Million Available for Schoolyard Greening Projects

A historic level of funding is available to provide shade and nature for California schools and communities through CAL…

NRCS California Plans Expanded Conservation Investments

NRCS California announced a 2023 investment of over $20 million for…

Forest Stewardship Workshop

Forest Stewardship and Post-fire Forest Resilience Projects 2022 Annual Report

The UC ANR Forest Stewardship Education Initiative established the Forest…

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