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Colorado Forests in the News:

Democrats eye massive shift in war on wildfires -
Colorado Springs warm and dry, on track to break record for latest first snowfall - Colorado Springs Gazette
Billions in tree funds could help cities prep for climate change - Newsexaminer
5 things you need to know - Monday, November 29 - Colorado Springs and Pueblo News
Gov. Polis appoints members of Colorado Forest Health Council - Fence Post
EDITORIAL: Organismal Biology, and the Soil That Sustains Us, Part Two - Pagosa Daily Post
Senator Michael Bennet discusses benefits of Infrastructure and Jobs Act for Colorado - KSUT Public Radio
How Colorado's Democrats have shaped the federal spending bills — and what it might mean for their futures - Colorado Public Radio
Colorado Springs to build $8.5 million fire station near proposed subdivision delayed by wildfire evacuation concerns - Colorado Springs Gazette
Deadly mudslides threaten more Americans as heavy rains loom over scorched lands - USA TODAY
Pilot using novel nighttime firefighting method reported turbulent conditions moments before Larimer County crash - The Denver Post
US Department of Agriculture Announces Key Staff Additions and Promotions - Foodmarket
Polis names members to the Colorado Forest Health Council -
City crews happy to create a festive downtown scene for the holidays - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Stolen guns may match bullet casings of Moab double homicide - KSLTV
The Health of Colorado's Forests Is More Critical Than Ever - 5280 - 5280 | The Denver Magazine
Deconstructed Podcast: Greening Red America - The Intercept
Wildland Firefighting Grants -
The lure of outdoor rec tests limits of Navajo Rangers to protect tribal lands - The Colorado Sun
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
Press Release: Bidtah N. Becker Joins CalEPA as Deputy Secretary for Environmental Justice, Tribal Affairs and Border Relations | CalEPA - California Environmental Protection Agency
Colorado looks to logging to help re-balance forests in an era of climate-triggered megafires - The Denver Post
Thankful for Ocean Beach and Solar Farming - OB Rag
New Environmental Science and Sustainability degree attracts record student numbers - Montana Kaimin
Monarch Pass timber project is a community model for wildfire mitigation. - The Colorado Sun
Persistence Creek Farm Receives First Maryland Leopold Conservation Award - Benzinga - Benzinga
Report highlights 'tree equity' gaps in Colorado neighborhoods - Colorado Newsline
A year after the Cal-Wood wildfire, land managers ask: What should a healthy forest look like? - Colorado Public Radio
Thinning The Forest Saved Shambhala From Colorado's Largest Wildfire. It Offers Lessons For Other At-Risk Places - KUNC
DEA backs plan to ease cannabis & psychedelics research (Newsletter: December 7, 2021) - Marijuana Moment
Boulder County, partners, and communities ramp up forestry projects to create more climate and wildfire resilient forests - Boulder County
Avalara : January 2022 sales tax changes -
Colorado wildfires: Poor forest management and more homes leading to catastrophic dilemma - The Denver Channel
Mad Minute stories from Tuesday, December 7th | National | - KHQ Right Now
Boebert Proposes Wildfire Prevention Bill That Draws On Ideas From Colleagues On Both Sides Of The Aisle - Colorado Public Radio
Boebert talks Afghanistan, BLM, forestry bill at Club 20 - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
'Wildfire year' meant record days at the highest preparedness level, Forest Service chief says - Colorado Newsline
How These Scrap Wood Startups Could Help Colorado Fight Wildfires - Colorado Public Radio
Sen. Bennet pushes $60B forestry bill in Steamboat as proactive response to wildfires - Steamboat Pilot and Today
USDA's Vilsack talks climate-smart agriculture in two speeches in Colorado -
Glen Haven community benefits from Firewise USA® program - Source
Healthy Forest program offers forest fire mitigation funding for private landowners - Coloradoan
How a summer of extreme weather reveals a stunning shift in the way rain falls in America. - USA TODAY
US Forest Service hiring for seasonal jobs across the country - FOX 31 Denver
Forest Service continues logging work around Peak 7 to reduce wildfire fuels - Summit Daily News
Bennet gets 2/3 of fire and forestry goal - Loveland Reporter-Herald
Fire and forest scientists write letter voicing concerns over new U.S. Forest Service directives - UNM Newsroom
Forest health survey shows impacts of beetles, diseases - Summit Daily News
High tech mitigation protecting Colorado Springs water - Colorado Springs and Pueblo News
Forestry Agencies Looking to Purchase Conservation Easements - Pagosa Daily Post
Boulder County Community Forestry Sort Yards to open for the 2021 season - Boulder County
Several Trees to be Removed or Pruned at the Pearl Street Mall the Week of Sept. 20 - City of Boulder
Forest thinning and wildfires: Some environmental groups question practice, scientists say evidence is overwhelming - The Denver Post
Will EPA help fund Utah Lake island-building project? - Salt Lake Tribune
Stephanie Gripne Is Spreading the Gospel of Impact Investing - Next City
How scrap wood startups could help Colorado fight wildfires - Coloradoan
The History Behind the New Proposal for a Civilian Climate Corps - 5280 | The Denver Magazine
It's time to chart a new path in forest management - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
There's a shady (and leafy) divide between Denver's whiter, wealthier neighborhoods and everyone else - The Colorado Sun
Wildfires tear through Colorado’s beetle-bitten forests - The Verge
Hiring and retention in the US Forest Service is a growing issue - Wildfire Today
Bracing for more big wildfires, Colorado leaders shift strategy to “fight fires when they are small” - The Denver Post
‘Now is the time’: Biden official joins Colorado leaders in burn zone to plot fight against climate-driven megafires - Greeley Tribune
Rocky mountain forests now burning more than any point in past 2000 years - Science Daily
Colorado awarding $6.4M in grants for wildfire mitigation - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Randy Moore becomes first African-American chief of U.S. Forest Service - Denver Gazette
A Tree Spiking Incident From The 1980s Is Looming Over Biden's BLM Nominee - Colorado Public Radio
USDA Forest Service invites applicants to apply during Fall Fire Hire -
Allenspark and Nederland Forestry Sort Yards season ending soon. - Boulder County
These are the 9 biggest wildfires in Colorado history - KUSA
Should Arizona forest be burned to save it? Latest delay in thinning project revives debate - The Arizona Republic
Why trees burned down in western wildfires may not come back - Deseret News
VIDEO: 'Chuck Leavell: The Tree Man' Virtual Film Screening Tonight - Pagosa Daily Post
State Forest Service takes regional look at health of forests - Source
Frank Beum Appointed New Regional Forester of the USDA Forest Service Rocky Mountain Region - WesternSlopeNow
Are these trees culturally modified… or just bent? Depends on whom you ask. - The Colorado Sun
Rep. Neguse, Sen. Wyden: Why America needs a 21st century Civilian Conservation Corps - The Colorado Sun
The struggle to save Colorado's forests in a changing world - Colorado Springs Gazette
Wildfires redraw the landscape for corporate tree planting | Greenbiz - GreenBiz
As wildfires get worse, so are firefighter shortages: Climate change, low pay aren't helping - Aspen Times
Colorado Water Center funds grants to confront state's water challenges - Source
Righting wrongs for marginalized people, from Colorado to Kenya - The Christian Science Monitor
Updated: Trio of helicopters battle Morgan Creek Fire, broad forest closure as fire nears 2K acres (with photos) - Steamboat Pilot and Today
Bay Area man named chief of U.S. Forest Service, will oversee twice as much land as all national parks - The Mercury News
Back In The Day, Front Range Forests Were Thinner And That Was Better For Wildfires - Colorado Public Radio
Prescribed burns reduce wildfire risk but landowners remain wary - Christian Science Monitor
National forest fires hazing Wyoming skies -
Maya Lin’s Next Project Illuminates the Effects of Climate Change—In an NYC Park - Architectural Digest
Congress could fund wildfire prevention, forest mitigation in upcoming spending bill - The Denver Channel
Democrats Hit the Road to Sell Big Spending Bills as Republicans Attack - The New York Times
Mother Nature wallops trees in Colorado Springs - Colorado Springs Gazette
Last summer's massive wildfires bring heavy metals to this year's spring runoff - Colorado Springs Gazette
Forest closure around Morgan Creek Fire reduced - Steamboat Pilot and Today
Blazes That Refuse to Die: ‘Zombie Fires’ - The New York Times
Teams check destruction from Northern California forest fire -
What Congressional Committees Colorado's Senators And Representatives Sit On - Colorado Public Radio
Delaware Engine Crew Fighting Colorado Wildfire - State of Delaware News -
Kentucky fire crews head West to help with wildfires - WDRB
How forest management can help prevent large wildfires - KUSA
Wildfires force closure of national forests in five Colorado counties - CNN
"Colorado Forestry" - Google News
Wednesday, December 08, 2021