How do you tie together urgent yet complicated issues like mountain biodiversity, the future of snow, rural economics, human-powered backcountry adventure, local connection to the natural world, and conserving wildlife all in one Festival program, let alone one film? In this season’s line-up, one film answered that question by telling a story about wolverines and backcountry skiing.
The new plan applies a variety of management designations to thoughtfully manage the busiest parts of the forest, protect wilderness values, and benefit wildlife.
We break down the latest science on winter recreation’s impact on wildlife, soundscapes, snowpack, air and water quality, and more.
The new Forest Plan in effect and a new report on the Nellie Juan-College Fiord Wilderness Study Area.
The CGNF forest plan revision is a good example of forest planning but we’re not finished yet! Read more about why it’s been such a success and what next steps are.