Our fourth episode of California FOREST NEWS.  This episode explains the importance of routine, low intensity fire within California’s fire adapted ecosystems. It also explains the consequences of removing, low intensity fire from these same ecosystems and landscapes including the buildup of hazardous fuels.

What is California FOREST NEWS?

California FOREST NEWS is a new video series produced by the Pacific Southwest Region of the U.S. Forest Service. California FOREST NEWS provides insight on important topics and issues surrounding National Forest System lands in California including wildfire and the outstanding forest resilience projects designed and implemented by U.S. Forest Service employees and partners.

How to watch previous episodes

Check out our previous episodes here: California FOREST NEWS video series.