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ACCG is an informal, community-based group of diverse stakeholders that works to create fire-safe communities, healthy forests and watersheds, and sustainable local economies.

Upcoming ACCG Meetings & Events

Feb
28
Wed
8:30 am Arnold-Avery Farm Bill Field Tri... @ US Forest Service Calaveras Ranger District
Arnold-Avery Farm Bill Field Tri... @ US Forest Service Calaveras Ranger District
Feb 28 @ 8:30 am – 2:00 pm
Subject: ACCG Planning mtg 2/28 AGENDA: Office Meeting:  Introductions and Overview Amador Ranger District Projects Scottiago IRTC Scottiago Hazard Tree Abatement (NEPA complete Spring 2018) FY18-FY19 Program of Work Calaveras Ranger District Projects Last Chance Mastication[...]
Mar
21
Wed
9:30 am ACCG General Meeting, March 2018 @ Veteran's Memorial Hall
ACCG General Meeting, March 2018 @ Veteran's Memorial Hall
Mar 21 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Speaker: xxx Agenda: xxx Minutes: xxx
Apr
18
Wed
9:30 am ACCG General Meeting, April 2018 @ GSA Building, Sutter Creek
ACCG General Meeting, April 2018 @ GSA Building, Sutter Creek
Apr 18 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Speaker: Scott Stephens of UC Berkeley will speak on the impacts of the high tree mortality in the Sierra and ideas on how to get ahead of the problem Agenda: xxx Minutes: xxx

Upcoming Related Meetings & Events

Mar
5
Mon
9:30 am EPPOC Meeting @ Arnold Fire Station Conference Room
EPPOC Meeting @ Arnold Fire Station Conference Room
Mar 5 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
The Ebbetts Pass Property Owners’ Council meets on the first Monday of each month at the fire station in Arnold. Attendees include representatives from all the homeowners’ associations in the area, plus representatives from local[...]
Mar
8
Thu
9:00 am Sierra Nevada Conservancy Board ... @ California Department of Food and Agriculture
Sierra Nevada Conservancy Board ... @ California Department of Food and Agriculture
Mar 8 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sierra Nevada Conservancy Board Meeting @ California Department of Food and Agriculture | Sacramento | California | United States
The Sierra Nevada Conservancy will be hosting its March Board Meeting in Sacramento on Thursday, March 8, from 9am – 1pm. Please take a look at the agenda and board packet  here. The afternoon before the board meeting,[...]

IN THE NEWS


Please note:  The ACCG posts a variety of articles and links related to forest and community news on this site as a public service.  Those articles and links do not necessarily reflect the views of the ACCG or scientific consensus on specific forest issues.
Little Hoover Commission Report on Forest Management

Little Hoover Commission Report on Forest Management

Study Description (read the full study here) For this study, the Little Hoover Commission reviewed the state’s forest management in response to the tree mortality crisis in the Sierra Nevada. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) reported in December 2017 that...

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The CENTRAL SIERRA HISTORICAL SOCIETY & MUSEUM is proud to announce a new website focused on the massive tree die-off in the Sierra Nevada. The project, A Forest Without Trees ( AForestWithoutTrees.com), began over two years ago when CSHS Trustee, Dr. John Boogaert...

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California Fire Science Consortium December 2017 Newsletter

California Fire Science Consortium December 2017 Newsletter

Includes the 2017 Fire Research Roundup... Read the full edition here. Previous burns and topography limit and reinforce fire severity in a large wildfire L Harris & AH Taylor - Ecosphere 2017 DOI: 10.1002/ecs2.2019 View ScienceDaily summary of article here >    View...

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CA Fire Science Consortium November 2017 Newsletter

CA Fire Science Consortium November 2017 Newsletter

 New research briefs on: How can managers consider bumble bees during post-fire management? Influence of fuels management and fire weather on the Rim Fire Without intervention, habitat for the California spotted owl is predicted to be lost to wildfire in 75...

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