Central Sierra
University of California
Central Sierra

Wildfire Risk Reduction for Outdoor Camps

Workshop Announcement

April 22nd, 2014 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Groveland Community Hall, State Highway 120, Tuolumne, CA, 95321

Workshop Objectives:

  • Provide outdoor camp managers with information on reducing wildfire risks
  • Show participants techniques for wildfire mitigation work done by camps in Tuolumne County

Content:

The workshop will include talks by fire scientists, fire professionals, camp managers, and land managers as well as a field trip through the Rim Fire to tour Camp Tawonga and Berkeley Tuolumne Camp. Topics will include vegetation management, structure risk reduction, communications during a crisis, and Rim fire behavior.

Sponsored by:

UC Berkeley Center for Forestry and UC Cooperative Extension - Central Sierra,

For more information:

Contact Richard Standiford, Richard Standiford standifo@berkeley.edu, or Susie Kocher (530) 542-2571(530) 542-2571, sdkocher@ucanr.edu  Flyer for 4-22-14 Wildfire and Camps Workshop

Registration:

Registration will be required and there is a $15 fee to cover the cost of lunch and materials. Please register HERE.

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