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Luke Ruediger
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Klamath Forest Alliance-Siskiyou Field Office: A Year of Activism in the Siskiyou Mountains
A rainbow below the Siskiyou Crest in the Elliott Creek canyon. 2018 has been a busy year for Klamath Forest Alliance (KFA). We started the year by officially opening our Siskiyou Field Office, based in the Applegate Valley, at the heart of the Siskiyou Mou...
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Natchez Fire:
A view across the Natchez Fire from Lookout Mountain in the Siskiyou Wilderness. This summer the Natchez Fire burned in and around the Siskiyou Wilderness Area in the backcountry of the Siskiyou Crest. The fire started on July 15, above Takilma, Oregon at r...
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Natchez Fire:
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The Rogue Basin Cohesive Forest Restoration Strategy: Forest Restoration or Forest Industrialization?
Despite
having no recorded fire history, most of the 2018 Klamathon Fire burned
at low and moderate severity in the Soda Mountain Wilderness and
Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument.  Controversy has erupted in the region this summer regarding wildfire, sm...
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Klondike Fire: Fire Ecology in the Biscuit Reburn
A view across the Klondike Fire from $8 Mountain Road to the Squaw Mountain Inventoried Roadless Area north of the Illinois River. Photo taken September 28, 2018. The Klondike Fire began as a natural lightning ignition in some of the wildest, most inaccessi...
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The Klamathon Fire
The Klamathon Fire burned lightly in upper Hutton Creek in the Soda Mountain Wilderness. The Klamathon Fire: Tragedy, Devastation & Natural Fire Mosaic The Klamathon Fire was many different things in different settings. At times, the fire was influenced by ...
The Klamathon Fire
The Klamathon Fire
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Smoke, Haze & Hypocrisy from the BLM
Late successional forest like this in unit 3-11 is targeted for logging in the Clean Slate Timber Sale. These fire resistant old forests will be heavily logged, "regenerating" young brushy vegetation that will significantly increase fuel loads and reduce fi...
Smoke, Haze & Hypocrisy from the BLM
Smoke, Haze & Hypocrisy from the BLM
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New website for Klamath-Siskiyou Fire Reports
The 2018 Taylor Creek Fire as seen from the headwaters of Pickett Creek. KFA will be exploring this fire as part of a new Klondike and Taylor Fire Report. www.klamathsiskiyoufirereports.org Klamath Forest Alliance (KFA) would like to announce our new websit...
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Taylor Creek Fire: Wildfire on the Wild Rogue
The Taylor Creek Fire burned into the famous Hellgate Canyon on the Wild and Scenic Rogue River at low to moderate severity, leaving most of the conifer overstory intact. The Taylor Creek Fire burned this summer in the mountains west of Grants Pass, Oregon....
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The 2018 Fire Season: A Destructive New Paradigm in Backcountry Fire Suppression & A Challenge for the Environmental Community
Last year Azalea Lake in the Red Buttes Wilderness burned at mixed severity in the 2017 Miller Complex Fire.  The
2018 fire
season has been very active in southern Oregon and northern California, with both
lightning and human caused fires burning across ...
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Clean Slate Timber Sale: Old-Growth Forests and Northern Spotted Owl Habitat Targeted for Removal
Unit 3-11 of the Clean Slate Timber Sale contains uncut, old-growth forest on fragile soils. The unit would be logged to between 25%-35% canopy cover and Northern spotted owl habitat would be removed. Throughout 2017, local residents organized and worked ha...
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