Central Sierra
University of California
Central Sierra

Forestry

The Central Sierra forestry program seeks to provide the latest research-based information from the University of California to residents, non-profits, and staff of local, state, and federal agencies.

Susie Kocher is the Natural Resources Advisor for the Central Sierra area. Susie is a Registered Professional Forester with a background in forestry, stream restoration, monitoring and sociology and has worked for Cooperative Extension for 15 years, in South Lake Tahoe since September 2006.

Susie currently has projects in the following areas:

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And in the Lake Tahoe Basin:

Forestry events/workshops:

Forestry publications:

Ideas for collaboration or educational programming are welcome. Please contact:

Susie Kocher, Natural Resources Advisor
University of California Cooperative Extension-Central Sierra
1061 3rd Street, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
Phone: 530-542-2571, E-mail: sdkocher@ucanr.edu

System Indicators: Forest Health & Carbon Storage
System Indicators: Forest Health & Carbon Storage

 

Forest Research and Outreach Blog

Information on managing invasive weeds and other pests available in new edition of Forest and Right-of-Way Pest Control

Updated publication available

Brooms are shrubs introduced into North America from Europe in the mid-1800s. Common species include Scotch broom (Cytisus scoparius) and Portuguese broom (Cytisus striatus). Brooms initially were introduced as ornamentals, but then used extensively for...

Posted on Monday, March 3, 2014 at 4:11 PM
  • Author: Steve Dreistadt

California Forestry News Blog

The New Naturalists - UC's California Naturalist is Integrating Citizen Science Into Conservation

Reposted from Breakthroughs, the magazine of the UC Berkeley College of Natural Resources "Birds are mobile indicators of ecosystems," wildlife biologist Walter Clevinger tells a group of California Naturalist students bundled against the...

Posted on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 10:47 AM
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