Scientists, Tribes, Firefighters Trade Solutions

Carl Skinner was just one month from retirement last week, the final stretch in a long, productive career. It’s the month when many are tempted into short-timer minimalism, but instead he traveled to Orleans for three busy days of conferencing with fire managers, tribal practitioners, fire-aware locals and other scientist-researchers like himself. Read More →

Opinions (Felice Pace-Klamath, Calif.)

Malcolm Terence’s report “Burning for the Better” was good but could not capture the full import of the recent Klamath Fire Ecology Symposium in Orleans. The symposium was begun about a decade ago as a collaborative project of the Karuk Tribe and Klamath Forest Alliance. The first event was the brainchild of Orleans resident and biologist Carlos Carrol. MKWC has now taken on the organizing role. Read More →