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Chief Tidwell announces Rollout of Final Planning Directives

"One of the Agency’s key goals is to make the planning process easy to understand  in an effort to increase community involvement in protecting and restoring natural resources.   The final Directives provide direction and context for how the public can engage in planning activities.  The revisions incorporated into the final Directives will support efforts to strengthen the efficiency and effectiveness of planning processes." ~Chief TidwellHere is the link -------> …See More
Feb 2
Denise Adamic posted a blog post

It's this week!!! Sierra Cascades Dialog #14

Don't forget . . . .Sierra Cascades Dialog #14 MONITORING ECOLOGICAL, SOCIAL, AND ECONOMIC SYSTEMS TO INFORM FOREST MANAGEMENT Thursday, January 22, 201510:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Please join us in a dialog focused on the future of the Sierra Nevada and the Cascades, specifically on national forest lands. The Dialogs provide opportunities for learning, aligning actions, and understanding a broad range of perspectives.This Dialog will focus on Monitoring as it relates to forest planning and…See More
Jan 20
Katherine Glover commented on Gina Griffith's group San Bernardino National Forest Researchers
"Thanks so much for the quick reply; this is very interesting and I figured knowledge about the Serrano tribe would not be as easy-to-find as other paleoclimate papers I tend to search for and read. The closest thing I'd found about occupation…"
Jan 8
Gina Griffith commented on Gina Griffith's group San Bernardino National Forest Researchers
"Regarding knowledge of local Serrano tribes and the use of Big Bear area in the past, we have basically three sources.  We have ethnographic notes dating to 1918: J.P Harrington took a couple of Serrano Indians from San Manuel into the…"
Jan 8
Gina Griffith commented on Gina Griffith's group San Bernardino National Forest Researchers
"Hi Katherine!  I'm so glad you posted!  There are some folks that I should invite to this page,  I've been away for a while too.  I knew it would go pretty slowly though, we don't get that many requests to do…"
Jan 8
Katherine Glover commented on Gina Griffith's group San Bernardino National Forest Researchers
"Hi all, Thought I'd check out this space again and post an update. I'm a UCLA grad student studying landscape change in the Big Bear Valley over the past 100,000 years. Most of the evidence we have is from a lake core we took at Baldwin…"
Jan 8
Erica Schachtell liked Denise Adamic's event Sierra Cascade Dialog #14: Monitoring Programs in Forest Managment Plans
Jan 8
Alan Carlton is attending Denise Adamic's event

Sierra Cascade Dialog #14: Monitoring Programs in Forest Managment Plans at Sacramento: Lions Gate Hotel

January 22, 2015 from 10am to 4pm
This public event is part of the Sierra Cascades Dialog Sessions, which are one way the Forest Service engages the public on important issues across the Sierra Nevada and the Cascades.Workshop attendees will discuss needs, trends and options for monitoring forest health and productivity to support adaptive management of forests. Additionally, participants will consider which indicators are useful for monitoring social, economic and environmental trends. There will also be time to discuss…See More
Jan 7
Sonja Lin is attending Denise Adamic's event

Sierra Cascade Dialog #14: Monitoring Programs in Forest Managment Plans at Sacramento: Lions Gate Hotel

January 22, 2015 from 10am to 4pm
This public event is part of the Sierra Cascades Dialog Sessions, which are one way the Forest Service engages the public on important issues across the Sierra Nevada and the Cascades.Workshop attendees will discuss needs, trends and options for monitoring forest health and productivity to support adaptive management of forests. Additionally, participants will consider which indicators are useful for monitoring social, economic and environmental trends. There will also be time to discuss…See More
Jan 6
Mark Rosenberg might attend Denise Adamic's event

Sierra Cascade Dialog #14: Monitoring Programs in Forest Managment Plans at Sacramento: Lions Gate Hotel

January 22, 2015 from 10am to 4pm
This public event is part of the Sierra Cascades Dialog Sessions, which are one way the Forest Service engages the public on important issues across the Sierra Nevada and the Cascades.Workshop attendees will discuss needs, trends and options for monitoring forest health and productivity to support adaptive management of forests. Additionally, participants will consider which indicators are useful for monitoring social, economic and environmental trends. There will also be time to discuss…See More
Jan 6
Denise Adamic posted an event

Sierra Cascade Dialog #14: Monitoring Programs in Forest Managment Plans at Sacramento: Lions Gate Hotel

January 22, 2015 from 10am to 4pm
This public event is part of the Sierra Cascades Dialog Sessions, which are one way the Forest Service engages the public on important issues across the Sierra Nevada and the Cascades.Workshop attendees will discuss needs, trends and options for monitoring forest health and productivity to support adaptive management of forests. Additionally, participants will consider which indicators are useful for monitoring social, economic and environmental trends. There will also be time to discuss…See More
Jan 6
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Dec 12, 2014
Ray west posted a photo

Luminous Millapede

Hi all, I don’t know if this works for your site, but here is a photograph of motyxia sequoiae, found in and around Camp Nelson. It does best when there is a damp Spring.…
Oct 22, 2014
Ray west is now a member of Our Forest Place
Oct 22, 2014
Amy Wynn is now a member of Our Forest Place
Sep 19, 2014
Erica Schachtell posted a blog post

Upcoming Public Meetings on Early Adopter Forests

Here's the link to the news release:http://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/r5/news-events/?cid=STELPRD3815067"The Sierra, Sequoia and Inyo are three of eight national forests that were selected as “early adopters,” meaning they will be the first forests to revise their land management plans using the new National Forest System Planning Rule, which was completed in 2012.  The planning rule provides the framework for Forest…See More
Sep 11, 2014
 

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Chief Tidwell announces Rollout of Final Planning Directives

Posted by Erica Schachtell on February 2, 2015 at 2:08pm 0 Comments

"One of the Agency’s key goals is to make the planning process easy to understand  in an effort to increase community involvement in protecting and restoring natural resources.   The final Directives provide direction and context for how the public can engage in planning activities.  The revisions incorporated into the final Directives will support efforts to strengthen the efficiency and effectiveness of planning processes." ~Chief Tidwell

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It's this week!!! Sierra Cascades Dialog #14

Posted by Denise Adamic on January 20, 2015 at 9:14am 0 Comments

Don't forget . . . .

Sierra Cascades Dialog #14

 

MONITORING ECOLOGICAL, SOCIAL, AND ECONOMIC SYSTEMS TO INFORM FOREST MANAGEMENT

 

Thursday, January 22, 2015

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 

Please join us in a dialog focused on the future of the Sierra Nevada and the…

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Save the Date: Next Sierra Cascades Dialog scheduled!

Posted by Denise Adamic on December 12, 2014 at 11:47am 0 Comments

******************SAVE THE DATE and OPEN REGISTRATION*********************

Sierra Cascades Dialog #14

 

MONITORING ECOLOGICAL, SOCIAL, AND ECONOMIC SYSTEMS TO INFORM FOREST MANAGEMENT

 

Thursday, January 22, 2015

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 

Please join us…

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November 2014 Workshop Materials now available

Posted by Denise Adamic on December 11, 2014 at 2:08pm 0 Comments

The materials shared at the November 2014 public workshops are now available here:

http://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/r5/landmanagement/planning/?cid=STELPRD3824540

The purpose of these meetings was to share the issues and concerns the agency heard during the recently completed scoping phase. There was no formal…

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Sierra Forest Living Assessment: Designated Areas: Wild and Scenic Rivers

Started by Steven L. Evans Jul 1, 2013. 0 Replies

COMMENTS OF FRIENDS OF THE RIVER AND THE CALIFORNIA WILDERNESS COALITION CONCERNING THE SIERRA NATIONAL FOREST LIVING ASSESSMENT: DESIGNATED AREAS; WILD AND SCENIC RIVERS July 1, 2013 Incorrect…Continue

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USFS Pack Mule Program

Started by Peter Kriger. Last reply by Colleen McGuire Norris Jun 18, 2013. 5 Replies

Here is a nice look at the USFS Packers and their mules. Only five middle age guys left doing this job. While Backcountry Horsemen volunteer to help doing a similar job, I wonder if there is a plan…Continue

the Mountain Beaver Continued - old news to some, new news to me

Started by Colleen McGuire Norris Jun 18, 2013. 0 Replies

I was so excited about the Beaver on the Kern Plateau, I contacted someone I know who works for BLM and who is an expert in watershed and arid areas. She works in Arizona and told me about the San…Continue

Photos of beaver activity

Started by Colleen McGuire Norris Jun 15, 2013. 0 Replies

The photo of the pond looking back out over the damn shows the original stream bed in the distance. This stream bed will probably fill back in with water as they build more ponds. Currently they are…Continue

 
 
 

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