Recent News:

New District 3 Rep on the SAF Student Executive Committee – Emily Thyroff

There is a new District 3 (California and Hawaii) representative on the SAF Student Executive Committee. A hearty welcome from California SAF! My name is Emily Thyroff, I am a Ph.D. Candidate at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, I currently live ...
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Volunteer at the California State Fair!

[Note from your webmaster - If you have never volunteered at the Forestry Center at the state fair, it makes for a great day. I have done it quite a few times over many years and always come away with good feelings ...
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California Releases Final Pathways to 30×30: Accelerating Conservation of California’s Nature and Final Natural and Working Lands Climate Smart Strategy

Today in conjunction with Earth Day, the California Natural Resources Agency (CNRA) released two documents: The final Natural and Working Lands Climate Smart Strategy to advance California’s commitment to building an equitable, resilient, and carbon-neutral future through climate-focused land management; and the ...
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Our forests have been screaming at us. Are we ready to listen?

This opinion piece was published March 1 in the San Jose Mercury News and East Bay Times. The author is Bill Keye, the current Cal SAF Communications Committee Chair and a past chair of NorCal SAF. ...
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Forestry Institute for Teachers – 2022 Sessions Announced

The 2022 Forestry Institute for Teachers sessions and dates have been announced.  K-12 educators are invited to join forestry professionals at Tuolumne, Shasta or Humboldt Counties for a week-long workshop about forest ecology and forest resource management practices.  Work with Project Learning ...
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