The South Fork American River Cohesive Strategy is an All-Lands Wildland Fire Management Strategy with three goals:


• Resilient Landscapes  • Fire Adapted Communities  • Safe and Effective Wildfire Response


View the SOFAR Collaborative’s 2018 Progress Report


Opportunity to Comment: Twofer Fuels Reduction Project

Preliminary Environmental Assessment 30-Day Public Comment Period Open for Twofer Fuels Reduction Project Placerville and Pacific Ranger Districts, Eldorado National Forest A preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA) has been prepared for the Twofer Fuels Reduction Project, which is available [...]

May 2 – Lecture on thinning approach to improve forest resiliency

Restoring pattern to frequent fire forests with variable-density thinning: implementation and initial outcomes Lecture by Dr. Eric Knapp, US Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station Thursday May, 2, 2019, 1:00-2:00 Asmundson Hall "Big Hannah" (Room 242), University of [...]

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Meeting: April 25, 1:00-4:00 pm at the Placerville Supervisor’s Office, 100 Forni Rd, Placerville, CA

Meeting: Wed., May 8th, 1:30-4:00 pm.

Workshop: May 17-18, Prescribed Fire on Private Lands Workshop

Blodgett Research Forest Georgetown, CA

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Meeting: Tues., May 28, 9:15-11:30 am at the Garden Valley Fire Station #51

(Note: 4th Monday in May is Memorial Day; therefore, meeting has been moved to Tuesday)

Sierra to California All-Lands Enhancement (SCALE) project

Meeting: May 30-31, Jackson

The Sierra Institute will be hosting the spring edition of the biannual SCALE meeting in Jackson, May 30-31, 2019. In addition to discussions of pressing issues for advancing collaborative forest restoration, this will be an excellent opportunity to about the work of local forest collaborative, Amador-Calaveras Consensus Group, and the many partners in the area.

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