Category: Habitat Clearance

CAL FIRE IS OUT OF CONTROL PART II

A beautiful native landscape above Santa Barbara targeted for clearance by Cal Fire. This remarkable, old-growth ceanothus and manzanita chaparral stand decorates the mountain slopes above Santa Barbara, California. Such chaparral communities support the state’s rich biodiversity, biodiversity that Governor Newsom has claimed he… Continue Reading “CAL FIRE IS OUT OF CONTROL PART II”

Cal Fire is Out of Control

Last week (5/4), the California Senate discussed allocating $5 billion over 5 years to fund Cal Fire to log, clear, herbicide, or burn 500,000 acres of habitat per year throughout California. Under the approved Vegetation Treatment Program,┬áthe public will not be able to comment… Continue Reading “Cal Fire is Out of Control”