The Full Community Costs of Wildfire

Analysis of the literature suggests nearly half of the full community costs of wildfires are paid at the local community level by government agencies, non-governmental organizations, businesses, and homeowners. Almost all wildfire costs accrued at the local level are the result of long-term damages such as landscape rehabilitation, lost business and tax revenues, degraded ecosystem services, […]

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Preparing for Fire Season

It’s time to start preparing for the 2018 fire season. Click on the video below for tips on making your home less vulnerable to wildfire this summer. We are extremely thankful to the folks at Oregon Forest Resources Institute (OFRI)​ and Keep Oregon Green​ for helping us produce this valuable video for homeowners. (

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How A Skeptical Rancher, Aided By An Outdoors Brand, Turned Climate Friendly

Lani Estill’s family ranches on thousands of acres in Modoc County on the border of Nevada and California. Her operation, Bare Ranch, sits in a place called Surprise Valley. It’s a beautiful, almost forgotten place “Where the West still lives” — that’s the county’s motto. “We have things going on here that you just don’t […]

Attention Contractors: Forest Service site for contracting announcements

Check this United States Forest Service website frequently for contracting announcements in Region 6.

Social Economic Monitoring Report

Fiscal Years 2012 and 2013 Eric M. White, Emily Jane Davis, and Cassandra Moseley Excerpt from the ‘Executive Summary’ “The Fremont-Winema National Forest and the Lakeview Stewardship Group were awarded funding under the Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration (CFLR) Program in 2012 for the 662,289 acre Lakeview Stewardship Project. The CFLR Program, administered by the U.S. […]

Single Family Housing Repair Loans & Grants in Oregon

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Community meetings to be held to discuss county-wide parks and rec plan

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LCRI on Facebook!

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All the World’s Carbon Pricing Systems in One Animated Map

Plus, answers to decision makers’ top eight questions about them. Kristin Eberhard (@KristinEberhard) on November 17, 2014 at 6:30 am “Oregon and Washington leaders are contemplating turbocharging their clean energy transition by instituting carbon pricing here in the Pacific Northwest. Will a cap or tax on carbon work? Has anyone else ever done this before? […]

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Why community solar is exploding in Minnesota | Utility Dive

via Why community solar is exploding in Minnesota | Utility Dive.

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