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Amid clamor to increase prescribed burns, obstacles await – Denver, Colorado - Eminetra
Obstacles await in the cry of increasing open burning | National - Pennsylvanianewstoday.com
Boulder County, partners, and communities ramp up forestry projects to create more climate and wildfire resilient forests - Boulder County
Impact on Education awards scholarships to three BVSD students - Colorado Hometown Weekly
Here's where Arizona wildfires are burning in the state - The Arizona Republic
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
UM study: High forests in central Rockies burning more than in 2,000 years - KPAX-TV
Forest health survey shows impacts of beetles, diseases - Summit Daily News
Maya Lin on planting a ghost forest in Manhattan - Artforum
State Forestry implements statewide fire ban | City News | thefoothillsfocus.com - Foothills Focus
Previous Emerald Ash Borer is on the Move Along the Front Range - North Forty News
TUES: State Awards First Vaccine Prizes, US To Investigate Indigenous Boarding Schools, + More - KUNM
How much damage does climate change cause in Colorado? - The Colorado Sun
Rio Grande National Forest gives update on aerial survey - South Fork Tines
UW faculty member contributes to study of Rocky Mountain Subalpine wildfires - Wyoming Tribune
This week in Loveland history for June 20-26, 2021 - Loveland Reporter-Herald
UW Professor: Global Warming Is Causing Larger Wildfires In Rocky Mountains – Sheridan Media - Sheridan Media
The Wildland Urban Interface & Issues Surrounding It - Emagazine.com - E/The Environmental Magazine
The aftermath of Colorado's wildfires - CGTN
Help the Office of the City Forester Protect and Diversify Our Urban Forest: Become a Smart Ash | YourHub - The Know
Colorado looks to logging to help re-balance forests in an era of climate-triggered megafires - The Denver Post
City Secures $100,000 Grant for Bioenergy-Biochar Work - City of Boulder
INTERIOR: Obama BLM director: Biden needs a new nominee - E&E News
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
Bennet, president of CO group of CEOs discuss state infrastructure priorities - Valley Courier
Colorado wildfires: Poor forest management and more homes leading to catastrophic dilemma - The Denver Channel
Wildfire mitigation in La Plata County getting push from residents after close calls – Denver, Colorado - Eminetra.com
To stay or to go: NAU forestry professor receives grant to investigate human decision-making to better inform wildfire evacuation – NAU News - NAU News
Healthy Forest program offers forest fire mitigation funding for private landowners - Coloradoan
Funding available for addressing forest health – The Mountain-Ear - The Mountain -Ear
Wildfires tear through Colorado’s beetle-bitten forests - The Verge
How forest management can help prevent large wildfires - 9News.com KUSA
Beetle outbreak impacts vary across Colorado forests - EurekAlert
Wildfires force closure of national forests in five Colorado counties - CNN
Colorado Springs Utilities' Howell fosters forest health | Premier | csbj.com - Colorado Springs Business Journal
More resources sought for city forestry needs in Colorado Springs - KRDO
Tree diversity may save the forest: Advocating for biodiversity to mitigate climate change - Newswise
“They’re getting bigger, faster”: Colorado braces for what’s next after last year’s explosive wildfires - The Denver Post
Colorado Springs lays out framework for urban forest management - FOX21News.com
As Colorado wildfires burn, fears that climate change is causing “multi-level emergency” mount - The Denver Post
Colorado State Forest Service hires new forester in Salida - Mountain Mail Newspaper
“Now is the time”: Biden official joins Colorado leaders in burn zone to plot fight against climate-driven megafires - The Denver Post
How These Scrap Wood Startups Could Help Colorado Fight Wildfires - Colorado Public Radio
Massive wildfires boost calls for forest thinning; environmentalists have long stymied such efforts - Complete Colorado
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
Why trees burned down in western wildfires may not come back - Deseret News
How scrap wood startups could help Colorado fight wildfires - Coloradoan
Bracing for more big wildfires, Colorado leaders shift strategy to “fight fires when they are small” - The Denver Post
The History Behind the New Proposal for a Civilian Climate Corps - 5280 | The Denver Magazine
America’s Forests with Chuck Leavell Debuts Special Colorado Christmas Episode on Dec. 17 - WesternSlopeNow
New study finds portions of burned forestry will likely convert to grassland - KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News
Combined bark beetle outbreaks and wildfire spell uncertain future for forests - Science Daily
Forester who planted 2 million trees uproots for next adventure - The Journal
Cameron Peak Fire crews defending Colorado State Forestry campus Saturday - Oil City News
33 thoughts on “Hiring and retention in the US Forest Service is a growing issue” - Wildfire Today
These are the 9 biggest wildfires in Colorado history - 9News.com KUSA
Rep. Neguse, Sen. Wyden: Why America needs a 21st century Civilian Conservation Corps - The Colorado Sun
Maya Lin’s Next Project Illuminates the Effects of Climate Change—In an NYC Park - Architectural Digest
The 99-Year Old Grandmother Argument–The Bias of Forestry Advocates - The Wildlife News
Frank Beum Appointed New Regional Forester of the USDA Forest Service Rocky Mountain Region - WesternSlopeNow
Forest work for Salida-area Fuel Break Begins this Week - Heart of the Rockies Radio
Bicameral Legislation Would Plant 1.2 Billion Trees on National Forests - Pagosa Daily Post
Forest Service's new regional leader to bring Wyoming experience to the job - Powell Tribune
Frank Beum new Rocky Mountain regional forester - Loveland Reporter-Herald
Forest Service releases action plan | Local News | csindy.com - Colorado Springs Independent
Blazes That Refuse to Die: ‘Zombie Fires’ - The New York Times
Two USFS Forestry Technicians posted on Facebook about COVID - one was fired and the other was not rehired - Wildfire Today
CSU Saplings Waiting To Help Cameron Peak Fire Reforestation Process - CBS Denver
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
USDA Awards $15 Million in Grants to Expand Wood Products, Wood Energy Markets and Community Forests - Hoosier Ag Today
The struggle to save Colorado's forests in a changing world - Colorado Springs Gazette
Colorado Springs foresters expect to lose ash trees to invading beetle - Colorado Springs Gazette
U.S. Forest Service, Routt County officials threaten to close Routt National Forest - Steamboat Pilot and Today
3 of the largest wildfires in Colorado history have occurred in 2020 - NBC News
Wildfire suppression funding of recent years could become permanent under new legislation - Aspen Times
Boulder County Community Forestry Sort Yards to open for the 2021 season - Boulder County
San Juan National Forest Welcomes New Pagosa District Ranger - Pagosa Daily Post
The U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree Arrives in DC - USDA.gov
Bennet and Hickenlooper seek assistance for wildfire recovery - The Journal
Colorado locked into losing approach of suppressing wildfires rather than boosting forest health, experts say - The Denver Post
The Capitol Christmas Tree is on the move! - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
State Forest Service takes regional look at health of forests - Source
31 thoughts on “Forest Service Chief squanders opportunity to request more funds for treating fuels” - Wildfire Today
The Fires are Dying Down but Popular Colorado Trail Networks Remain Burned, Damaged, and Closed - Singletracks.com
Reforestation Is Great! But We're Running Out of Seeds - WIRED
Windsor receives Tree City USA distinction for 40th year - Greeley Tribune
Forest Service hiring 900 people for seasonal jobs across the West - FOX21News.com
American Forest Foundation invests in Chaffee County wildfire mitigation efforts - Heart of the Rockies Radio
Beum Appointed New Regional Forester of the USDA Forest Service Rocky Mountain Region – Sheridan Media - Sheridan Media
'Unnecessary loss': Wildfire survivors, experts urge congressional action ahead of fire season - NBC News
Cheley Camps getting ahead of future wildfires - Estes Park Trail-Gazette
Crews battling California, Colorado wildfires - NBC News
Zombie-trees invading Colorado as October draws to close - OutThere Colorado
Wildfires Raging In California And Colorado - NPR
With wildfire season fast approaching, Michael Bennet hopes to secure $60B to help communities get fire safe - Vail Daily News
Over 600 Forest Service fire personnel tested positive for coronavirus - Wildfire Today
Largest wildfire Colorado has ever seen burning now near Fort Collins - NBC News
Climate change is transforming Western forests. And that could have big consequences far beyond wildfires. - The Colorado Sun
"Colorado Forestry" - Google News
Tuesday, June 22, 2021