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Forest Service struggles with fire management on the Mendocino National Forest
Forest Service struggles with fire management on the Mendocino National Forest 1024 682 California Wilderness Coalition

The staff of the Mendocino National Forest (MNF) are seeking public input on a proposal to expand the use of fire as a management tool on the Forest. Conservationists hope…

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EVENT: Stand By Your Lands – Northwestern CA, May 26
EVENT: Stand By Your Lands – Northwestern CA, May 26 1024 768 California Wilderness Coalition
ACTION ALERT: BLM Public Meetings in NW CA
ACTION ALERT: BLM Public Meetings in NW CA 960 638 California Wilderness Coalition

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Field Offices in Arcata and Redding are seeking public input on the future management of nearly 400,000 acres of federally managed public lands in…

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ACTION ALERT: Thank Senator Alex Padilla for being our new public lands champion
ACTION ALERT: Thank Senator Alex Padilla for being our new public lands champion 819 1024 California Wilderness Coalition
Historic package of public lands bills passes the House of Representatives
Historic package of public lands bills passes the House of Representatives 1024 768 California Wilderness Coalition

by Ryan Henson On February 26, 2021 the House of Representatives passed the Protecting America’s Wilderness (PAW) and Public Lands Act, also known as H.R. 803, by a vote of…

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Whitebark Pine Being Considered for Threatened Status
Whitebark Pine Being Considered for Threatened Status 900 675 California Wilderness Coalition

Potential Endangered Species listing of an important American West tree species By André Sanchez Often considered the pine species that marks the tree line of mountains in the Western United…

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Spotted owls won’t get needed protection
Spotted owls won’t get needed protection 593 553 California Wilderness Coalition

An uncertain future for a creature of the night by André Sanchez A long-standing symbol for conservation, the northern spotted owl’s (NSO) future is more uncertain than ever before. The…

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Sorting out the 2020 wildfires and their effect on wild places
Sorting out the 2020 wildfires and their effect on wild places 820 845 California Wilderness Coalition

by Steve Evans People throughout California are breathing a sigh of relief with the first major storm of the 2020-21 season producing rain and snow to quench the many wildfires…

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Wild Cattle Mountain and Mill Creek. Photo: Steve Evans.
Time to increase spending on forest management
Time to increase spending on forest management 1024 682 California Wilderness Coalition

by Chris Morrill This year’s record breaking wildfire season in California – burning more than 4 million acres, destroying 9,200 structures and killing 31 people – clearly demonstrates that more…

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Details on how the Hyampom Project threatens conservation protections in northwestern CA
Details on how the Hyampom Project threatens conservation protections in northwestern CA 748 1024 California Wilderness Coalition

The Forest Service is seeking public comments about the scope of the proposed Hyampom Fire Resilient Community Project on the Shasta-Trinity National Forest in northwest California’s Trinity County. Although supportive…

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