Post Fire Restoration Symposium

Post Fire Restoration Symposium


This virtual symposium focused on how monitoring and research in the southern Sierra Nevada can support post fire restoration planning and help to inform adaptive management. Topics included treatment effects on wildlife, variable density treatments in plantations, hardwood management, aquatics and meadow restoration. Panel discussions provided the opportunity for collaboration on the implications of the work and how to apply this knowledge to future post fire management. The virtual symposium was held and recorded on July 14, 2022.

Presented by: USDA Forest Service Ecology Program, ACCG, SOFAR, and hosted by the California Fire Science Consortium

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Symposium Recording

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Camp Cinder

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Camp Cinder


CAL FIRE’S summer program, Camp Cinder, inspires young women to join the future of the fire service.

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CAL FIRE’s Camp Cinder Program

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Boggs Mountain Demonstration State Forest Research Video

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Boggs Mountain Demonstration State Forest Research Video


Wildfire is increasingly impacting small to medium sized forest landowners. Deciding what to do with their land post-fire can be challenging, which is why CAL FIRE’s Fire and Resource Assessment Program has implemented a long term post-fire reforestation study at Boggs Mountain Demonstration State Forest. The results of this study will help inform landowners about different options for post-fire reforestation. The experiments and research conducted on Demonstration State Forests helps inform management practices for government, nonprofit and private forestland owners. Private forestland ownerships comprise 40% of California’s forestland and are key to sustaining forests for all California.

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CAL FIRE Boggs Mountain Demonstration State Forest

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Forest & Wildland Stewardship Interagency Tracking System

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Forest & Wildland Stewardship Interagency Tracking System


May 1, 2022 – This tracking system framework supports the need of the California Wildfire and Forest Resilience (WFR) Task Force to report on the status of wildfire and forest resilience projects. It has been developed by the WFR Task Force Monitoring, Reporting, and Assessment (MRA) Work Group, in coordination with state and federal agencies and other WFR Task Force stakeholders.

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