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The Amazonian Fires of 2019

Dr. Jacquelyn Chase Geography and Planning Department CSU ChicoAmazon fires burned across Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay, and Peru in 2019. Dr. Chase explains what made the tropical rainforest burn and…

From  Jeff Layne on February 6th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Fire Regime Alteration in Natural Areas

Michelle CoppolettaEcologist Sierra Casacade ProvinceUSDA Forest Service Managing public lands today is increasingly difficult in the face of climate change and changing wildfire regimes. Michelle…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 79 plays 0  

Climate Change-Are We Living It

Ali Meders-Knight Environmental Activist Mechoopda Tribe Dr. Don Hankins Department of Geography and Planning CSU, ChicoThe History of Our Local Land from the Perspective of the Land Ali…

From  Jeff Layne on October 3rd, 2019 0 likes 54 plays 0  

ON FIRE: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal

Naomi Klein Journalist & Author Senior Correspondent, The Intercept Naomi Klein is an award-winning journalist, columnist, and New York Times bestselling author. In a special talk, she joins…

From  Jeff Layne on October 2nd, 2019 0 likes 104 plays 0  

Brewing a Successful Sustainability Program

Cheri Chastain Sustainability Manager Sierra Nevada Brewing Company The Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, founded and still headquartered in Chico, is known not only for its award-winning beers, but…

From  Jeff Layne on March 19th, 2018 2 likes 152 plays 0  

Restoring a Diverse Forest Understory Plant Community with Variable-density Thinning

Dr. Eric Knapp United States Fish & Wildlife Service (USFWS) Pacific Southwest Research Station Dr. Knapp explains the importance of the forest understory – that is, the plants on the…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 39 plays 0