Spring 2016 News

NorCal SAF • SoCal SAF  • Volume 77 • Number 5

California SAF 2016 Summer Meeting: A Centennial Celebration – Professional Forestry in California

Date: August 25-26, 2016 Location: Oakhurst and Bass Lake Area The Society of American Foresters started in California in 1916. We are celebrating our centennial year, and have chosen the southern Sierra ...
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Photos from the Field – Tree Mortality in the Sierra

Photos By Thomas W. Catchpole, PO Box 105, Prather, CA 93651, treecookies@netptc.net ...
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California SAF Celebrates 100 Years

The celebration of 100 years of the California Society of American Foresters is well underway.  Northern and Southern California SAF started as one state society in 1916. Earlier this year ...
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California Forestry Challenge Update

The California Forestry Challenge is gearing up for 2016, with five events this fall: Shasta - September 28 to October 1, Mountain Meadows Camp in Shingletown Sequoia - October 12 ...
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High Sierra Chapter SAF Update

Since the last report the High Sierra Chapter has been busy with meetings and Scholarship fundraisers. January 29-30, 2016: NORCAL / SOCAL Winter Meeting at Santa Rosa, CA.  There was ...
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California 2016 Golden Members

Golden members are recognized for 50 years of membership in the Society of American Foresters. This year’s members  joined in 1966. They each have their own memories of that year, ...
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Sacramento-Tahoe Chapter Update

Meetings November 2015:  The Chapter had its meeting in a restaurant in Sacramento.  JoAnn Fites-Kaufman was our presenter.  She discussed the recent research on wildfires.  Her presentation shared experience in ...
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San Francisco Bay Area Chapter Update

March 10 Chapter Meeting – This meeting was held at UC Berkeley in conjunction with the Student Chapter and the Forestry Club. The Forestry Club provided a great chili feed ...
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Southern San Joaquin Chapter Update

The Southern San Joaquin Chapter officers for 2016 are Brian Rueger, Chair; Larry Duysen, Vice-Chair; and Jonathon Wagy, once again serving as Secretary-Treasurer. The Chapter has had a busy winter-spring ...
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Ruth Norman – Forestry Achievement Award Recipient

Ruth was recognized with the 2015 Forestry Achievement Award by NorCal SAF at the 2016 Winter meeting held at Santa Rosa Calif. Ruth has been a SAF member for 32 ...
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