University of California scientists previously conducted controlled burns on 250 acres where the Mosquito fire recently traveled.
The Mosiquito fire is fully contained within the main tract of Blodgett Forest Research Station as of 9/12/2022.
Berkeley Forests Co-Director, Dr. Scott Stephens, joins a partnership of scientists and Indigenous leaders from across the Western states to advocate for the kinds of policy solutions necessary to build beneficial relations between people and the land and to restore resilience to our ecosystems.
“We tried to create a system where all the permits are laid out side-by-side, and put in a decision tree framework to help make it easier,” said Yana Valachovic, UC Cooperative Extension forest advisor for Humboldt and Del Norte counties and regis
Berkeley Forests is hiring an Assistant Forest Manager to help us maintain our network of research forests and ongoing forestry research across the state.
Berkeley Forests Co-Director, Dr. Scott Stephens and Lead Research Scientist, Dr. Brandon Collins work with colleagues to analyze behavior patterns of the 2020 Creek Fire to determine which variables were important in predicting fire severity.
Berkeley Forests Co-Director, Dr. Rob York, talks with CBS Sacramento about the April storms, and how forest management can help the snow stick around for a bit longer.