CNPS Fire Followers Campaign

The 2020 fire season was California’s largest and most destructive season. Although wildfire can cause considerable harm, it is an integral part of California’s ecosystems. California Native Plants Society launched the California Fire Followers campaign to...

Can wildfire create healthier forests?

Can wildfire create healthier forests? Researchers at UC Berkeley recently released a report that shows how allowing lightning fires to burn in Yosemite’s Illilouette Creek Basin recreated a lost, and more resilient, forest ecosystem. Listen to the 10 minute...