Get FCD on your calendar now. This event has been sponsored by Cal SAF since 1992, with three cancellations due to wildfire or COVID pandemic. At the event this year, many first year teachers expressed amazement that this program is available. For many Fresno county students it’s their first trail hike in the Forest. It’s… Read More Forest Conservation Days – 2023
The topic for our October Chapter meeting will be Prescribed Burn Associations - what are they? why do they exist? what do they bring to the table? This meeting will be a Zoom meeting. The meeting will start at noon and go until 1 pm. We hope to have three guests with us to discuss… Read More Bay Area Chapter Meeting – Prescribed Burn Associations
October 25 - 28, 2023. It’s back! The premier forestry professional development, networking, and community connection event of the year—the SAF National Convention (SAF2023)—will be held in Sacramento, CA, from October 25 to 28. This event provides the nation's highest-quality, multi-disciplinary technical program appealing to natural resources and forestry practitioners, managers, researchers, educators, entrepreneurs, and decision makers. Our theme is “Forestry: It’s… Read More 2023 SAF National Convention – Forestry: It’s in Our DNA
Link to Register This is an opportunity to learn about a fuel reduction project at Vista Del Rio in Oakhurst, California. Participants will increase their understanding of how CALFIRE used the CalVTP at Vista Del Rio (Oakhurst) to facilitate vegetation management and fuels reduction. Participants will complete a field treatment tour of the project area, learning about the… Read More CalVTP Field Training: Sierra Foothills, Vista Del Rio Project
South Bay Training Center, Los Osos, CA: November 6th - 10th Click here to apply DEADLINE TO APPLY IS 6PM ON SEPTEMBER 5TH, 2023 This course provides information about and develops the skills required for planning and managing prescribed fire on State or private lands. The curriculum includes portions of the National Wildland Fire Training (NWCG)… Read More California Prescribed-Fire Burn Boss Training
Quarterly Executive Committee Meeting. All Cal SAF members are welcome to attend. More details to follow.