The Northern California Society of American Foresters is a unit of the Society of American Foresters (SAF). SAF is the national organization representing all segments of the forestry profession in the United States.


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UC Berkeley Forestry Club/SAF Student Chapter 2016 Christmas Tree Sale

The UC Berkeley Forestry Club/SAF Student Chapter Christmas Tree Sale will take place December 4-9, 2016 outside Mulford Hall on the UC Berkeley campus. For more information, visit ...
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2014-10-10 12.47.12

Membership Update

National SAF finally did the “big purge” on members with lapsed dues, so NorCal SAF is down to around 500 non-student members. It’s difficult for me to understand why folks would leave SAF, especially if they had been members for a long ...
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Group photo of the 2016 Shasta FIT teachers and staff at the Thatcher Ranch, near Lake McCumber.   (Catchpole Photo)

Forestry Institute for Teachers – Summer of 2016

Once again all three FIT’s went well and each group had a unique blend of teachers from many different backgrounds and parts of California. By the end of the week the groups have bonded and are like one big family sharing the ...
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