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Read Idaho’s Forest Action Plan
Understand the Good Neighbor Authority.
Read a report about how Western Water is Threatened by Wildfire from the American Forest Foundation
Read about “Forests to Faucets” a USDA Forest Service project
Learn the effects of timber harvest, silvicultural treatments, and wildfire on forest soils in the Sierra Nevada
Read a study from the US Government Accountability Office about what federal officials and nonfederal stakeholders said could improve federal agencies’ and non-federal entities’ ability to reduce wildland fire risk to communities
Learn how fuel treatments saved homes in a 2011 fire on the border of Arizona and New Mexico
Review the National Insect and Disease Forest Risk Assessment 2013-2027
Read a 2011 report called Managing Forests For Carbon Mitigation from Dovetail Partners, Inc.
Read about tools that model decision support for forest treatments from the Consortium for Research on Renewable Industrial Materials
Review a forest and carbon modeling scenario for the forests of the Inland West from the Consortium for Research on Renewable Industrial Materials
Read about the “Role of Northwest Forests and Forest Management on Carbon Storage” from the Consortium for Research on Renewable Industrial Materials