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Colorado Forests in the News:

Thinning The Forest Saved Shambhala From Colorado's Largest Wildfire. It Offers Lessons For Other At-Risk Places - KUNC
Randy Moore becomes first African-American chief of U.S. Forest Service - Denver Gazette
Boebert Proposes Wildfire Prevention Bill That Draws On Ideas From Colleagues On Both Sides Of The Aisle - Colorado Public Radio
As wildfires get worse, so are firefighter shortages: Climate change, low pay aren't helping - Aspen Times
Monster wildfire tests years of forest management efforts - OutThere Colorado
Emerald ash borer detected in Erie; first-ever in Weld County - Colorado Hometown Weekly
Fire lookouts: The US Forest Service lookouts watching for fires - BBC News
National forest fires hazing Wyoming skies - -
Rep. Lauren Boebert Meets With Aerial Firefighting Experts In Rifle - CBS Denver
'Exhausted' federal firefighters seek fix to low pay, lacking benefits - Coloradoan
Thousands of firefighters battle wildfires burning more than 850,000 acres across 12 states - NBC News
Palmer's legacy of conservation continues to benefit Colorado Springs - Colorado Springs and Pueblo News
Kentucky fire crews head West to help with wildfires - WDRB
Boebert introduces bill to pay for logging, raise timber revenue - The Durango Herald
The pandemic slashed the West Coast’s emissions. Wildfires already reversed it. - MIT Technology Review
Annual Lincoln Day Dinner at the Grand Junction Convention Center - KKCO-TV
Tennessee Division of Forestry continues to assist with wildfires - WVLT.TV
Tennessee deploys 36 firefighters to assist with raging western wildfires - Tennessean
Republicans face long odds against Colorado's Michael Bennet - E&E News
'They get really jaded': Worker defections strain Feds' wildfire crews - Politico
US Senate advances nomination of Stone-Manning for public lands post - Colorado Newsline
Colorado looks to logging to help re-balance forests in an era of climate-triggered megafires - The Denver Post
Six-person team leaves Bouton Monday to fight Montana wildfire -
Foresters Want More Prescribed Burns To Avoid Future Wildfire Disasters In Colorado. But The State Forest Service Isn't Allowed To Conduct Them - Colorado Public Radio
NC Commissioner Steve Troxler: NC Forest Service Annual Tree Seedling Sale | - Southern Farm Network
Healthy Forest program offers forest fire mitigation funding for private landowners - Coloradoan
Mother Lode congressman takes heat for comments on wildland firefighters - Union Democrat
Caught on camera: Incredible fire tornado seen during Calif. blaze - KKTV 11 News
Hawaii County orders evacuation for Puukapu Homestead, Waikii Ranch due to large wildfire - Yahoo News
NONPROFIT REGISTER | The Colorado State Forest Service gives volunteer of the year awards -
Colorado wildfires: Poor forest management and more homes leading to catastrophic dilemma - The Denver Channel
City responding to insect damaged trees - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Wildfires tear through Colorado’s beetle-bitten forests - The Verge
Boulder County, partners, and communities ramp up forestry projects to create more climate and wildfire resilient forests - Boulder County
“They’re getting bigger, faster”: Colorado braces for what’s next after last year’s explosive wildfires - The Denver Post
Wildfires force closure of national forests in five Colorado counties - CNN
RISING SMOKE: After 10.3M acres burned in US last year, West's 2021 fire season outlook uncertain - Fox News
How These Scrap Wood Startups Could Help Colorado Fight Wildfires - Colorado Public Radio
Local wildfire mitigation gets a $192K boost from American Forest Foundation - by Tara Flanagan - The Ark Valley Voice
“Now is the time”: Biden official joins Colorado leaders in burn zone to plot fight against climate-driven megafires - The Denver Post
Stars keep some depth at forward by re-signing Kiviranta - Your Valley
As Wildfires Get Worse, So Are Firefighter Shortages. Climate Change And Low Pay Aren't Helping - Colorado Public Radio
Larimer County commissioners unanimously approve oil and gas regulation changes in late night vote - Greeley Tribune
How forest management can help prevent large wildfires - KUSA
The United States has nearly run out of large air tankers - Fire Aviation
Why trees burned down in western wildfires may not come back - Deseret News
2020's wildfire season is historic, charring more acres than any year before. But Colorado has a complicated past with its forests. - The Colorado Sun
Bracing for more big wildfires, Colorado leaders shift strategy to “fight fires when they are small” - The Denver Post
How scrap wood startups could help Colorado fight wildfires - Coloradoan
Drone footage shows wildfire destruction in Turkey - Yahoo News
State Forestry implements statewide fire ban | City News | - Foothills Focus
Last summer's massive wildfires bring heavy metals to this year's spring runoff - Colorado Springs Gazette
Rocky mountain forests now burning more than any point in past 2000 years - Science Daily
Panicked tourists evacuate as wildfires blaze through Turkey - Yahoo News
As Colorado wildfires burn, fears that climate change is causing “multi-level emergency” mount - The Denver Post
Forest Service continues logging work around Peak 7 to reduce wildfire fuels - Summit Daily News
These are the 9 biggest wildfires in Colorado history - KUSA
Forest health survey shows impacts of beetles, diseases - Summit Daily News
Heat, fire and drought: This is climate change in Minnesota. Here's what you can do about it - St. Cloud Times
The West is burning. Climate change is making it worse. -
Rain slowing traffic in Arizona - Yahoo News
UM study: High forests in central Rockies burning more than in 2,000 years - KPAX-TV
36 thoughts on “Hiring and retention in the US Forest Service is a growing issue” - Wildfire Today
Blazes That Refuse to Die: ‘Zombie Fires’ - The New York Times
America’s Forests with Chuck Leavell Debuts Special Colorado Christmas Episode on Dec. 17 - WesternSlopeNow
Rep. Neguse, Sen. Wyden: Why America needs a 21st century Civilian Conservation Corps - The Colorado Sun
Forest Service's new regional leader to bring Wyoming experience to the job - Powell Tribune
Colorado Water Center funds grants to confront state's water challenges - Source
Maya Lin’s Next Project Illuminates the Effects of Climate Change—In an NYC Park - Architectural Digest
Feds light fires at Rocky Mountain Arsenal to restore prairie for multiplying bison — and the visitors who flock there - The Denver Post
Frank Beum Appointed New Regional Forester of the USDA Forest Service Rocky Mountain Region - WesternSlopeNow
Boulder County Community Forestry Sort Yards to open for the 2021 season - Boulder County
EETimes - Can IoT Help Catch Wildfires In Time? - EE Times
Amid clamor to increase prescribed burns, obstacles await - ABC News
Forester who planted 2 million trees uproots for next adventure - The Journal
Firefighters battle California's growing Dixie fire - Yahoo News
Reforestation Is Great! But We're Running Out of Seeds - WIRED
USDA Awards $15 Million in Grants to Expand Wood Products, Wood Energy Markets and Community Forests - Hoosier Ag Today
Cameron Peak Fire crews defending Colorado State Forestry campus Saturday - Oil City News
3 of the largest wildfires in Colorado history have occurred in 2020 - NBC News
Colorado State Forest Service hires new forester in Salida - Mountain Mail Newspaper
Democrats put domestic terrorism message at risk by embracing BLM pick Tracy Stone-Manning - Washington Times
Combined bark beetle outbreaks and wildfire spell uncertain future for forests - Science Daily
The struggle to save Colorado's forests in a changing world - Colorado Springs Gazette
New study finds portions of burned forestry will likely convert to grassland - Colorado Springs and Pueblo News
Rio Grande National Forest gives update on aerial survey - South Fork Tines
Colorado Springs foresters expect to lose ash trees to invading beetle - Colorado Springs Gazette
The 99-Year Old Grandmother Argument–The Bias of Forestry Advocates - The Wildlife News
Bennet Announces Colorado-crafted Western Climate Resilience Framework - by Jan Wondra - The Ark Valley Voice
Colorado Wildfires Are Climate Change 'In The Here And Now' — And A Sign Of Summers To Come - Colorado Public Radio
Prescribed burns reduce wildfire risk but landowners remain wary - Christian Science Monitor
The U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree Arrives in DC -
Righting wrongs for marginalized people, from Colorado to Kenya - The Christian Science Monitor
Feinstein, Thompson praise new US Forest Service chief - Tri-State Livestock News
U.S. Forest Service, Routt County officials threaten to close Routt National Forest - Steamboat Pilot and Today
Colorado locked into losing approach of suppressing wildfires rather than boosting forest health, experts say - The Denver Post
State Forest Service takes regional look at health of forests - Source
The Civilian Climate Corps and Colorado's Wildfires | The Takeaway - WNYC Studios
More solar projects are coming. Whose responsibility is it to plan for where they go? - The Nevada Independent
First African American named to lead US Forest Service - ABC News
"Colorado Forestry" - Google News
Monday, August 02, 2021