Rangeland Summit: Preventing Catastrophic Wildfire in California - The Role for Livestock Grazing

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Co-sponsored by the the California Rangeland Conservation Coalition and University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources. Highlights include:

  • Cattle Grazing to Manage Brush – Lynn Huntsinger, Rustici Chair, UC Berkeley
  • Fire risk increasing unevenly on public and private lands – Van Butsic, UC Berkeley
  • Post wildfire grazing on public lands I Northern California – Laura Snell, UCANR, Modoc County
  • Prescribed fire in California: Bottlenecks and opportunities – Jeff Stackhouse, UCANR, Humboldt County
  • Post f wildfire considerations in annual rangelands – Matt Shapero, UCANR, Santa Barbara County
  • California wild fire policy – What’s next? Will grazing be recognized as a tool?
  • Ranchers experienced with rangeland wild fire.
  • Point Blue Conservation Science PHOTO CONTEST
  • Lunch and Snacks provided by Mid-Valley CattleWomen

REGISTRATION: $75 Participant or $30 Student.

Contact:  Karen Sweet  925.784-8303 or 925.443-7692.

Location: Cabral Agriculture Center
Address: 2101 E Earhart Ave #100; Stockton, CA (get directions)

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Date(s)

Jan 15, 2019 9:00 am to 3:30 pm

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