Andrea Tuttle, Pacific Forest Trust Board chair and a PFT observer to the UN climate negotiations for the past 11 years, discusses the opening days of COP 23 in Bonn, Germany, including technical topics, Mayor James Brainerd, forests, and “We Are Still In.”
Andrea Tuttle, Pacific Forest Trust Board chair and a PFT observer to the UN climate negotiations for the past 11 years, provides photos and impressions from COP 23, the Bonn climate conference.
Our forests can make all the difference in achieving our climate and water security goals, while also promoting rural communities and economies. Find out how PFT is working towards water security in California.
Harnessing the power of Oregon’s forests and other working lands can help the climate crisis and engage rural communities.
In a San Francisco Chronicle Op Ed, PFT President Laurie Wayburn discusses the importance of the state’s “natural infrastructure”—the forests, meadows and streams that deliver water to our dams—in solving California’s water problems.
California’s Legislature placed a $4 billion bond on the June 2018 ballot for critical investments in California’s natural resources, water supply, and parks.
In the closing days of the California Legislative session that ended September 15, 2017, the state made investments of nearly $300 million in forests and other lands for climate mitigation, adaptation, and fire safety.
This year, PFT is urging the California Legislature to advance the state’s climate adaptation policy by investing in natural and working lands. Read the sign-on letter we’re circulating at the Capitol.
New $4 million forest health grant will help reduce the likelihood and intensity of fire spreading across the iconic Black Butte and Mount Shasta forests.
A new study, conducted by Pacific Forest Trust, shows that half of the source watersheds that supply northern California’s primary reservoirs are at risk.
Despite receiving less than 4% of GGRF investments, forests and other lands have achieved over 14% of the greenhouse gas reductions.
The bipartisan deal to extend California’s cap-and-trade program consisted of three separate bills, and a number of compromises by all parties.
Laurie Wayburn points out the similarities in the ways we can care for the health of both people and forests.
Pacific Forest Trust is working with Michigan-California Timber Company to secure a conservation easement for its working forest on the edge of Black Butte near Mt. Shasta.
A two-year cooperative reforestation project planted 3 million ponderosa pine trees at the Goose Lake Working Forest in Modoc County, California.
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