May 2, 2014 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
U.S. Forest Service Wildland Fire Training Center, McClellan, Calif.
Participants receive 6.5 Continuing Forestry Education credits from the Society of American Foresters!
Sponsored by: U.S. Forest Service PSW Region 5, Sierra Nevada Conservancy, Sierra Business Council, Mt. Counties Water Resources Association, American River Watershed Institute
Water yield and Sierra forest management has emerged as a critical issue. Severe drought, increasingly massive fire incidents, fuel loaded forests, and climate change trends combined have forced re-evaluation of watershed forest management methods to increase water supply (and power production), protect forests from catastrophic fires, and build resilience to climate change effects.
Information & Registration: WWW.FIRESYMPOSIUM.ARWI.US
Fees: Registration fee: $55 before April 18, and $85 after. Students: $20 before April 18, and $45 after Contact the Coordinator, Otis Wollan, at email@example.com, cell (530) 320-6841
Registration required: Yes