Bill Williams Mountain’s 15,200 acres have been identified as the biggest threat for post-fire flooding in Coconino County. With the right amount of rain after a wildfire, studies show that water, mud and debris could flow down the mountain and into the city's streets. The potential damage is expected to cost hundreds of millions of dollars with 950 buildings and many possible lives threatened.
The Lake Tahoe West Restoration Partnership announced a major milestone on Tuesday in regard to its effort to restore forest and watershed health across 60,000 acres of federal, state, local and private lands on the West Shore of the Tahoe Basin.
There are 193 million miles of National Forests and Grasslands in America, and the National Forest Foundation is on a mission to conserve and restore them. Donations help support the foundation’s ongoing restoration efforts, as well as plant trees in the National Forests.
The South Yuba River Citizens League and Nevada City Rancheria have joined seven other groups in a long-ranging and ambitious plan to reduce wildfire risk and secure healthier, more resilient forests throughout the North Yuba River watershed.
The U.S. National Forest service is putting together a new stewardship that will look at different ways to improve the health of the Sawtooth National Forest on Bald Mountain and the surrounding area in Sun Valley.
Montana’s historic Monument Peak Lookout, located southwest of Monarch in the Helena-Lewis and Clark National Forest, was restored this summer thanks to workers from Filson, the Forest Service and National Forest Foundation.
At $400 to $600 per acres, tree planting is expensive, so the nonprofit National Forest Foundation helps forests pay for the seedlings from the U.S. Forest Service nursery in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, and hires people to plant them.
So, during his freshman year of college, he launched the company, which now boasts some 20,000 followers on Instagram. For every product purchased, a tree is planted through the National Forest Foundation.
The first stage of the 300 acre steep slope fuels reduction efforts on the Bill Williams Mountain Restoration Project is underway on the Williams Ranger District of the Kaibab National Forest.
The National Forest Foundation (NFF) is proud to announce the award of $500,000 from Edison International, parent company of Southern California Edison (SCE).