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Grant application approved for Mammoth Lakes Fire Safe Council

Press release The Mammoth Lakes Fire Safe Council (MLFSC) has received approval from the Sierra Nevada Conservancy (SNC) on a grant application for the Lakes Basin Hazardous Fuels Reduction Project in the amount of $500,000 to conduct mechanical and hand thinning, fuel breaks, roadside and campground fuels reduction, forest restoration, and meadow aspen release treatments […]

 
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Workshop planned to discuss fire, managing smoke

Press release The Inyo National Forest, the Sierra Forest Legacy, and the Sierra Nevada Conservancy are hosting a workshop to discuss restoring fire to the landscape, creating fire resilient communities, and best managing smoke for human health. The workshop is scheduled for Wednesday, June 7; from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm; at the Mammoth Lakes U.S. Forest Service […]

 
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Letter to the editor: Rim Fire points to forest management

From: Byng Hunt, Board Member, Eastern Sierra Subregion Sierra Nevada Conservancy Re:  RIM FIRE SHOWS NEED TO INVEST IN SIERRA FORESTS AND CALIFORNIA’s WATER SUPPLY The many benefits that flow from the Sierra Nevada to all of California has been again underlined by the current disastrous Rim Fire northwest of us.  The wildfire, which continues to […]

 
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