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Education

Ready, Set, Go!

A new wildfire preparedness video is now available to the public. Click on the link below to view! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYNeTTfOtajdXCPuE8Y3g4Q?app=desktop

Wildfire Risk and Community Outreach with Calli-Jane DeAnda

Calli-Jane DeAnda, Executive Director of the Butte County Fire Safe Council, participated in a California Office of Emergency Services podcast to speak about her experience with community outreach and protecting communities and infrastructure from wildfire. Click on the link below to listen! https://blubrry.com/level_up_podcast/60519748/episode-5-wildfire-risk-and-community-outreach-butte-cty-ca/

Bureau of Land Management Camp Fire Salvage Sale

News Release Northern California District   For Immediate Release: April 9, 2020                                                                       CA-N-20-15 Contact: Jeff Fontana, 530-252-5332; jfontana@blm.gov   BLM offering salvage timber sale in Butte County REDDING, Calif. ­– The Bureau of Land Management is offering for sale approximately 1,859.4 MBF (thousand board feet) of merchantable saw timber in the Camp Fire …

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Tree Heath

Tree Health at Home

Bark Beetle Information Weakened by lack of water due to four consecutive years of drought, over 29 million conifers and hardwood trees were unable to fight off attacks from bark beetles and died. Helpful Links Read the USDA publication on Bark Beetle in California Conifers Tree Mortality Prepare for the Bark Beetle Tree Mortality Task …

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Doom Broom

Doom the Broom

What is Broom? Broom is an evergreen shrub with clusters of yellow flowers that bloom in late spring. Broom plants were introduced in California around 1850 as ornamental plants in gardens.  Later, when the California highway system developed, they were used to control erosion along road banks. Broom is an invasive plant.  This means it …

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