wildfires

Forest thinning and wildfires

Project saved central Oregon homes from wildfires, but can it be duplicated? (Oregonian, 10/16/17)

Forest thinning : an introduction [PDF] (2007) Oregon Forest Resources Institute

State of fire: fire in Oregon’s forests : achieving resiliency in altered landscapes [PDF] (2014) Oregon Forest Resources Institute

Gorge state parks after wildfire

Some trails affected by Columbia gorge fire will be closed up to 2 years, official says (Oregonian, 9/29/2017)

Oregon reopens four state parks in the Columbia River Gorge (Oregonian, 9/26/2017)

Columbia River Gorge (2016) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

Wildfires and Forest Management

State Government Adapts As Wildfires Take Their Toll (NW News Network, 9/12/17)

Oregon Department of Forestry: actions needed to address strain on workforce and programs from wildfires [PDF] (2016) Oregon Audits Division, Oregon Department of Forestry

State of fire: fire in Oregon’s forests : achieving resiliency in altered landscapes [PDF] (2014) Oregon Forest Resources Institute

Forest fire risk and restoration: managing forests to create more fire-resilient ecosystems [PDF] (2004) Oregon Forest Resources Institute