The Cal Forestry Club (UC Berkeley) is happy to announce that we will be selling Christmas/Holiday Trees for the 2022 holiday season. Supporting this event helps Cal Forestry Club attend… Read More Announcing the 2022 Cal Forestry Club Christmas Tree Sale!
PRESS AVAILABILITYSacramento, October 4, 2022 The California Society of American Foresters (Cal SAF) has released a Position Statement addressing ongoing threats to the state’s iconic Big Trees. Scientists estimate that… Read More Foresters Promote Active, Adaptive Management to Save Threatened Giant Sequoia Trees, Protect Groves
Sustaining native giant sequoia groves requires active, adaptive management A Position Statement of the California Society of American Foresters – Adopted in 2022, to be revised annually in order to… Read More California SAF – Giant Sequoia Policy Statement – 2022
See the report out on the Summer Meeting to the Caldor Fire, what’s happening nationally at SAF from our District 3 Rep, an opinion piece from Bill Keye, information on… Read More California SAF Fall 2022 Newsletter
[Updated 9/11/2022 at 10:30am] Berkeley Forests staff continue to monitor the progress of the Mosquito Fire on Blodgett Forest. As of the Sunday morning Cooperator Meeting, fire crews have contained… Read More Mosquito Fire Impacting UC Berkeley Blodgett Forest Research Station
A recent article might be of interest to those of you looking at invasive plants on land that you manage. Did you know there is an organization in California with… Read More Are you practicing ecologically sensitive vegetation management in your forestry work?
The following article was excerpted, with permission, from The Western Front, the newsletter of the Western Integrated Pest Management Center located in Davis, CA and was written by Steve Elliott,… Read More Two New Detections Highlight the Constant Threat of Invasive Insects
By William Wade Keye (This article was excerpted from the July 2022 edition of SAF’s The Forestry Source (Volume 27, Number 7))