Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Wildfire Fuel Reduction and Precision Tree Felling Workshop

Learn all about removing small diameter trees from dense stands. Workshop in Leavenworth WA on April 24-26, 2014.

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Pyrolysis - See How Waste Wood Becomes Fuel


On May 8th, 2014 mobile pyrolysis units will demonstrate the conversion of woody biomass into bio-oil, bio-char and syngas.

Friday, December 6, 2013

Workshop: Protecting Your Home and Property from Wildland Fire - Cashmere

Learn how to reduce the risk of wildfire damage to your property and home by maintaining healthy forests. I'll give a landowner's perspective on the grant programs we've participated in.

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Horse Logger West Gustafson Skids the Old-Fashioned Way

A bit of living history was on display at Bridle Trails State Park in Bellevue, where a volunteer horse logger is helping to protect Seattle's electricity supply.

Monday, September 30, 2013

Tax Tips for Forest Land Owners 2013

While there's still time in the year to make tax-related decisions about your forest land, get these timber tax tips from USDA.

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

"Summer of Fire" video

The lessons learned from the summer of 1988 when fires burned nearly one third of Yellowstone National Park continue to shape the way we fight wildfires raging across the West today.

Monday, August 26, 2013

Wildlife slash pile construction for NRCS EQIP program

We built a second wildlife pile to NRCS specs this weekend. Here are some photos of the process.