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Land Transitions and Dust in the San Joaquin Valley

By Andrew Ayres, Jaymin Kwon, Joy Collins

Jul 25, 2022 ... We also control for wildfire activity using data from Cal Fire. ... in some cases mulch may be appropriate for dust suppression; in addition ...

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Dangers Lurk in the San Joaquin Valley’s Dust

By Sarah Bardeen

Jan 10, 2022 ... Policy levers that help with dust suppression really are key. Topics. climate change Drought Floods Forests and Fires groundwater sustainability ...


Forests and Fires

Forests and Fires. A prohibition on indigenous burning, wildfire suppression, and a warming climate have made California's headwater forests more ...

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Building Capacity for Long-term Forest Stewardship

By Henry McCann, Van Butsic

Jul 6, 2021 ... Urgency is warranted, especially in the dry mixed-conifer forests that dominate many headwater regions of the state. Decades of fire suppression ...

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Will Drought Fan the Flames this Fire Season?

By Lori Pottinger, Sarah Bardeen

Jun 1, 2021 ... In your opinion, how well prepared are we for wildfire this year? We are getting more prepared, especially on the fire suppression side, which ...

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Video: Preparing for the Next Wildfire Season

By Mary Severance

May 27, 2021 ... The long-term goal is to move away from trying to suppress wildfires and focus on mitigation. “Prescribed fire is a natural part of California's ...

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How California’s Wildfires Are Changing

By Henry McCann

Sep 21, 2020 ... This year's fire season has already set records in number of acres burned, ... Then fire suppression became state and federal policy.