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MARK YOUR CALENDARS: 2018 ACL Annual Meeting Returns to Atlantis Resort in Reno, January 16-18, 2018

2018 Associated California Loggers Annual Meeting Dates and Location Announced: ACL President Hardie Tatum, with the input of the ACL Board of Directors, has chosen a return to the Atlantis Resort Casino Spa in Reno for the 2018 Annual Meeting. It will be our 45th Annual Meeting, a date of some distinction. The Annual Meeting…

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US Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell Retires; New Chief Tony Tooke to Be Sworn In, This Week

Official Press Release August 21, 2017 from US Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue Tony Tooke Named Chief, formal Swearing In Set for Later this Week Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced that Tony Tooke would be the next Chief of the Forest Service, taking over from Tom Tidwell, who announced his retirement Friday. Tony Tooke, for those of…

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THURSDAY OCTOBER 5: Klamath Alliance for Resources and Environment(KARE) Sponsors “Fall Woods Tour”

The Klamath Alliance for Resources and Environment(“KARE”) is a non-profit based in Siskiyou County dedicated to educating community members about the environmental and social benefits that come from responsible management of our natural resources and forests on both public and private lands. Associated California Loggers is affiliated with KARE.   We wanted to share this message with…

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IN TWO DAYS. FRIDAY SEPT. 8: CLFA Invites ACL Members to Attend Fall Workshop in Chico, On Water Issues

The California Licensed Foresters Association(CLFA) representing Registered Professional Foresters in California,  is reaching out to Associated California Loggers and its members, to invite you to a class this Friday September 8, in Chico.  Here is the information: TITLE:  “Water Issues in California Forest Management:  Jurisdiction, Compliance, and Creative Watershed Restoration Projects in California:”  “This year, the CLFA Fall Workshop will focus…

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JULY 2017 FEDERAL ISSUES PACKAGE

LINK HERE TO:   ACL/JOINT GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE JULY 2017 FEDERAL ISSUES PACKAGE: July 2017 Federal Issues Package Follow this link to three items that have been put into a package for sending to President Trump,  US Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue,  Members of Congress, and many other officials, putting forth the recommendations of Associated California…

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2018 California Forestry Challenge Seeks Volunteers for Five Events This Fall

A message from Diane Dealey Neill, Coordinator of the California Forestry Challenge: The California Forestry Challenge is seeking volunteers for five events this fall: Shasta – September 27 to 30, Mountain Meadows Camp near Shingletown Sequoia – October 11 to 14, Quaker Meadow Camp east of Springville El Dorado – October 25 to 28, Leoni Meadows Camp near Grizzly Flats San…

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Go to the California State Fair for Free! Forest Center Volunteers Needed, July 14-30

Would you like to get free admission and parking for the 2016 California State Fair in Sacramento, while helping to promote your industry and meeting other resource professionals? Here is your chance: The Forest Foundation (TFF) and ACL need your help to make the Forest Center at the State Fair an amazing educational experience for…

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Time to Renew Membership in Associated California Loggers! 2017-2018 Dues Renewal Billings Have Been Sent to All Members

In early July, ACL sent out its annual dues billing for 2017-2018. You should have received your dues billing by now. We know that this remains one of the most challenging economic periods in the modern history of logging, but your comparatively small investment in Associated California Loggers gives you your strongest line of defense…

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FORM LETTER AVAILABLE FOR YOUR USE: Board of Forestry to vote on “RPF/LTO Responsibilities” Regulation On July 20; YOUR Comments Allowed Til July 10

UPDATE:  FORM LETTER AVAILABLE ON RPF/LTO FROM ASSOCIATED CALIFORNIA LOGGERS: Associated California Loggers has prepared a “form letter” for you to send to the California Board of Forestry to let them know of your support for the proposal detailed below.  Please contact the ACL office at 916-441-7940 or ecarleson@calog.com or jpardee@calog.com to get a copy of…

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