Upcoming Events.

Webinar on the Assessment of Erosion Risk and Sediment Sources webinar on Thursday, May 3 from 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Webinar on the Assessment of Erosion Risk and Sediment Sources webinar on Thursday, May 3 from 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

You will need to register for the webinar, and we recommend you do so in advance. Please click on the following link to register:

https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/4652428812116530435

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing detailed information about joining the webinar. The email will be from “CALFIRE HQ Organizer.” If you have questions, please contact Elliot Chasin at elliot.chasin@wildlife.ca.gov.

The webinar confirmation email will contain two options for audio during the webinar. This will be up to your personal preference and device capabilities. However, if you choose to join by phone, please follow the instructions. The phone number will be in the email, but you will not receive an “Audio PIN” until after you join the webinar. Past experience has gone like this: Join the webinar, dial the phone number, and then the webinar will give you a short number to dial into your phone pad to join the audio.

The webinar will contain a presentation from Pilot Project Working Group staff and there will be time for discussion.  Written questions also will be taken in the webinar question/text field.

We will be recording the webinars and making the recordings available via our website (http://resources.ca.gov/forestry/).

This will be the last webinar in this series. Thank you for your participation.

Webinar on Northern Spotted Owl Terrestrial Habitat, April 19, 2:00 pm–3:30 pm

Webinar on Northern Spotted Owl Terrestrial Habitat, April 19, 2:00 pm–3:30 pm

Please click on the following link to register for the Campbell Creek Pilot Project Webinar on Northern Spotted Owl Terrestrial Habitat, April 19, 2:00 pm–3:30 pm:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8545924830196447233

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. The email will be from “Scott Henry.” There is also contact information for Scott. PLEASE DO NOT CONTACT HIM. If you have questions, please contact Elliot Chasin at elliot.chasin@wildlife.ca.gov.

The webinar confirmation email will contain two options for audio during the webinar. This will be up to your personal preference and device capabilities. However, if you choose to join by phone, please follow the instructions. The phone number will be in the email, but you will not receive an “Audio PIN” until after you join the webinar. Past experience has gone like this: Join the webinar, dial the phone number, and then the webinar will give you a short number to dial into your phone pad to join the audio.

The webinar will contain a presentation from Pilot Project Working Group staff and there will be time for discussion.  Written questions also will be taken in the webinar question/text field.

We will be recording the webinars and making the recordings available via our website; details will follow.

October 27: Public Workshop on Safeguarding California Implementation Plans

Safeguarding California Workshop
Monday, October 27, 2015
1:30 pm | Pacific Daylight Time (San Francisco, GMT-07:00) | 2 hrs

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Meeting number: 744 191 214

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October 26th: Public Workshop on Safeguarding California Implementation Plans

Safeguarding California Workshop
Monday, October 26, 2015
10:00 am | Pacific Daylight Time (San Francisco, GMT-07:00) | 2 hrs

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Meeting number: 743 606 307

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Attendee access code: 838 674 9

Public Comment Period on Revised Delta Conveyance Document Extended 60 Days – Public Meetings in Sacramento and Walnut Grove Next Week

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The California Department of Water Resources and the Federal Bureau of Reclamation announced today a 60-day extension of the public comment period for the joint Partially Recirculated Draft Environmental Impact Report (RDEIR)/Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement (SDEIS) on the Bay Delta Conservation Plan/California WaterFix.

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West Coast Science-Policy Leaders Gather to Discuss Changing Ocean Chemistry – Public Workshop Highlights Science Panel Exploring Solutions at a Regional Scale

SACRAMENTO, Calif — Much of the carbon dioxide released from the burning of gasoline, natural gas, and other fossil fuels dissolves in seawater, making the earth’s ocean increasingly corrosive. The profound chemical changes – called “acidification” – plus the linked ocean changes that create low-oxygen dead zones called “hypoxia” — threaten the ocean food chain and the coastal communities that depend upon healthy ecosystems.

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SAVE THE DATE: California Climate Change Symposium Set for Aug. 24-25, Scientists to Explore Adaptation to Climate Change

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A two-day conference in Sacramento will feature cutting-edge climate research of keen interest to California policymakers and the public, including presentations on climate change and the current drought, the potential impact of prolonged drought on California agriculture, sea level rise and storm surge in San Francisco Bay and the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, and measurement of carbon emissions from major cities.

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SAVE THE DATE: Joint Agency Symposium on the Governor’s Greenhouse Gas Reduction Goals to be Discussed at August 5 Forum

The California Natural Resources Agency, the California Department of Food and Agriculture, and the California Air Resources Board will conduct a public symposium to discuss the development of strategies to achieve Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr’s 2030 greenhouse gas reduction goals.

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