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How New Management Tools Are Leading to Success

James Rudisill of the Willamette National Forest-McKenzie River Ranger District provided this PowerPoint presentation at the 2017 AFRC Annual Meeting. “What’s in that Silvicultural Toolbox?” demonstrates several management strategies- old and new- the district uses to fulfill its mandate.

Congressman Bruce Westerman Letter to President Trump

Congressman Bruce Westerman sent a letter to President Trump outlining federal forest management priorities, including steps to improve forest health, increase domestic production of building materials, invigorate rural economies, and reduce the federal deficit.

2004 Sierra Framework ROD

This decision adopts an integrated strategy for vegetation management that is aggressive enough to reduce the risk of wildfire to communities in the urban-wildland interface while modifying fire behavior over the broader landscape. With the careful placement of thinning projects, we can make significant progress in reducing the threat of catastrophic fires to wildlife and […]