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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


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