Fire and Forest Ecology in the American West WildEarth Guardians webinar, June 10, 2021
WildEarth Guardians Executive Director John Horning and ecologists Chad Hanson and Monica Bond discussing regeneration in burned forests, the necessity of mixed-intensity fire in forest ecosystems, and the ecological issues of forest thinning and burning treatments.
Planet of the Humans Directed by and featuring Jeff Gibbs, produced by Michael Moore, Jeff Gibbs, and Ozzie Zehner, Jul 31, 2019
Planet of the Humans is an exploration into whether there is such a thing as “green” energy production, or whether there are equally concerning but different adverse environmental consequences from alternatives such as wind, solar and biomass. The second half focuses on the effects of biomass energy production on forests. Using trees for energy production is not sustainable and highly damaging to forests.
Fire in our Southwestern Forests Chad Hanson, talk in Santa Fe, Sep 23, 2018
Fire in our Southwestern Forests, Q & A Chad Hanson, talk in Santa Fe, Sep 23, 2018
The Healthiest Forest Old-Growth Forest Network, Aug 31, 2018
How do forests recover after disturbance? This 4 minute animated film from the Old-Growth Forest Network takes you on a journey that represents 300 years in the life of a forest. See how structure and biodiversity recover naturally, and how continued management like thinning and harvesting interferes with recovery.
How trees talk to each other Suzanne Simard, Jul 22, 2016
“A forest is much more than what you see,” says ecologist Suzanne Simard. Her 30 years of research in Canadian forests have led to an astounding discovery — trees talk, often and over vast distances. Learn more about the harmonious yet complicated social lives of trees and prepare to see the natural world with new eyes.
Your Home Can Survive a Wildfire Jack Cohen
Great video for WUI residents on what it takes to really fire proof their homes and surroundings, including removing fine fuels yearly.
The Forest Advocate
Santa Fe, New Mexico