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Unhealthy Air May Threaten Educational Outcomes

By Laurel Abowd, Julien Lafortune, Paulette Cha

Sep 16, 2021 ... In recent years, air pollution from California wildfires has been over 120 times greater than pollution from traffic.

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Managing Family Forests Is Key to Managing Wildfire

By Annabelle Rosser, Henry McCann

Sep 8, 2021 ... This increase in biomass makes them highly susceptible to extreme wildfire. In the Upper Cosumnes watershed—where the Caldor Fire currently ...

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Building Capacity for Long-term Forest Stewardship

By Henry McCann, Van Butsic

Jul 6, 2021 ... Two exceptional droughts over the past decade have turned these forests into tinderboxes, primed for extreme wildfires. Forest management can ...

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Will Drought Fan the Flames this Fire Season?

By Lori Pottinger, Sarah Bardeen

Jun 1, 2021 ... A restoration strategy can get forests in a condition that reduces tree mortality during droughts. We've done very little prescribed burning in ...

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Video: Preparing for the Next Wildfire Season

By Mary Severance

May 27, 2021 ... ... how California can best prepare for wildfires and address the threat they ... deputy secretary for forest and wildfire resilience at the ...

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Video: The Path to Healthy Headwater Forests

By Lori Pottinger

Feb 16, 2021 ... The worst wildfire year in California history prompted new efforts to manage Sierra forests to improve their resilience to fire and drought.