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USDA Forest Service and Private Forest Owners Forge Landmark Agreement to Combat Wildfire Crisis Through Enhanced Fuel Break Coordination

Tuesday, February 27, 2024

MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING FORMALIZES PARTNERSHIP TO ENHANCE CROSS-BOUNDARY FUEL BREAKS   Washington, DC – Today, the National Alliance of Forest Owners and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Forest Service announced a memorandum of understanding to mitigate wildfire risk through cross-boundary fuel break planning, construction and maintenance. The new MOU will assist in safeguarding natural resources, communities, and infrastructure while optimizing the use of federal resources for wildfire risk reduction. The MOU provides the framework for coordinating public and private fire…

The Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies and NAFO Sign Agreement to Advance Collaborative Conservation of Wildlife on Private Working Forest Nationwide

Friday, January 12, 2024

Bipartisan Support for the Timber Innovation for Building Rural Communities Act

Friday, September 15, 2023

Timber Innovation for Building Rural Communities Act: Statement from NAFO

Friday, July 28, 2023

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