Livestock & Natural Resources Information Center – Plumas, Sierra & Butte Counties
Grazing for Change: Using Managed Livestock Grazing to Reduce Fire Fuel Loads
A herd of 350 to 400 goats from Hanski Family Farms LLC were used to successfully reduce hazardous fuels in nearly five acres near Lake Oroville in a collaborative project with Department of Water Resources.
The Butte County Fire Safe Council and Paradise Irrigation District, with funding from a Cal Fire Grant, are conducting a grazing project around Magalia Reservoir.
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