To analyze the current policy terrain and provide recommendations to support ecologically beneficial management of California’s public and private forests, including the increased use of prescribed fire. Defenders of Wildlife/ California will assess the best options for policy change and formulate a suite of recommendations to be utilized by Defenders and shared with other conservation organizations working on resilient forest management.
Defenders of Wildlife/California
Providing Policy Recommendation for Improved Fire Management for More Resilient Forests
California Wildlands Rapid Response Fund, 2020