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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

Dec
13
Wed
10:00 am Monitoring WG Meeting — Teleconf... @ Teleconference -- Agenda linked below
Monitoring WG Meeting — Teleconf... @ Teleconference -- Agenda linked below
Dec 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
TELECONFERENCE INFO — Dial in info: Call 888-844-9904 Access Code: 8683968 Click here for agenda: Not yet available…
Jan
10
Wed
10:00 am Monitoring WG Meeting — Teleconf... @ Teleconference -- Agenda linked below
Monitoring WG Meeting — Teleconf... @ Teleconference -- Agenda linked below
Jan 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
TELECONFERENCE INFO — Dial in info: Call 888-844-9904 Access Code: 8683968 Click here for agenda: Not yet available…
Jan
17
Wed
9:30 am ACCG General Meeting, January 2018 @ Veteran's Memorial Hall
ACCG General Meeting, January 2018 @ Veteran's Memorial Hall
Jan 17 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Speaker:  Stephanie Heller, Tahoe Meadow Restoration Agenda: xxx Minutes: xxx

Upcoming Related Meetings & Events

Dec
4
Mon
9:30 am EPPOC Meeting @ Arnold Fire Station Conference Room
EPPOC Meeting @ Arnold Fire Station Conference Room
Dec 4 @ 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[...]
Dec
13
Wed
2:00 pm Tree Mortality Meeting @ Calaveras County Sheriff's Office
Tree Mortality Meeting @ Calaveras County Sheriff's Office
Dec 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
Jan
1
Mon
9:30 am EPPOC Meeting @ Arnold Fire Station Conference Room
EPPOC Meeting @ Arnold Fire Station Conference Room
Jan 1 @ 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[...]
Lidar and Hyperspectral Imaging Uses in Forestry

Lidar and Hyperspectral Imaging Uses in Forestry

At the August 16th ACCG General Meeting in West Point, Scott Conway, Spatial Ecologist at the USFS Remote Sensing Lab, gave a great presentation on how these amazing tools are being applied to Forestry. The presentation is too large to post, but can be accessed here:... read more

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.

Fire Break Newsletter

Fire Break Newsletter

Read the August 2017 edition of the National Fire Protection Association’s newsletter here:  http://ebm.cheetahmail.com/c/tag/hBZlaFpB8VFIlB9e42kNstG-PzI/doc.html?email= Includes articles on Protecting Homes from Windblown Embers; Firewise applications and... read more
USDA Apprentice Wildland Firefighter Program

USDA Apprentice Wildland Firefighter Program

The USDA Forest Service is hiring for positions across the country. Free training. Little experience required.  Permanent job after training.  Open to ages 18-37. APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED AUGUST 11-25 Eldorado National Forest duty locations: Pollock Pines, Pioneer,... read more
SCALE July Newsletter

SCALE July Newsletter

This month’s newsletter is focused on water partnerships — a topic that resonated with many of you who attended the May Workshop. In the newsletter, we explore different mechanisms for connecting collaboratives with downstream water users. Read the entire... read more
Field Trip to Irish O’Manual — May 31st

Field Trip to Irish O’Manual — May 31st

  The ACCG Planning Group met on 31-May-2017 at the Calaveras Ranger District, Hathaway Pines.  The main topic was the District’s Fire Prevention Program and included site visits to the Irish/O’Manuel Fuel Break and a Tree Mortality mitigation operation on its... read more
CFSC June 2017 Newsletter

CFSC June 2017 Newsletter

New issue of California Fire Science Consortium Newsletter, including a new research brief on Parsing Ecosystem Responses: Divergent Fire-Climate Patterns for California Landscapes. Read full newsletter: Click... read more


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