ED Report Jan 2021

Executive Director’s Report January 2021 Federal Policy Update – Please see the letter to the incoming Biden Administration from the Sustainable Urban Forest Coalition laying out the needs for U&CF in the new administration. Federal Urban Wood Funding – No...

ED Report Dec 2020

Executive Director’s Report December 2020 Federal Policy Update – The TREE Act included in House Clean Energy Bill – On September 24, the House passed the Expanding Access to Sustainable Energy Act (H.R. 4777) with an amendment that includes provisions of the...

ED Report Nov 2020

Executive Director’s Report October 2020 Federal Policy Update – The TREE Act included in House Clean Energy Bill – On September 24, the House passed the Expanding Access to Sustainable Energy Act (H.R. 4777) with an amendment that includes provisions of the...

ED Report October 2020

Executive Director’s Report October 2020 Federal Policy Update – No update Forest Service Regional Update – I participated in an advisory team call on September 19th for the LA Center for Urban Natural Resources Sustainability. We met the new US Forest Service...

ED Report Sept 2020

Executive Director’s Report September 2020 Federal Policy Update – No update Forest Service Regional Update – No update Forest Service Funding – No update Forest Service Research – Participating in a virtual meeting next week of the board of the Los Angeles...

ED Report August 2020

Executive Director’s Report August 2020 Federal Policy Update – A summary of The House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis Report – “Solving the Climate Crisis: The Congressional Action Plan for a Clean Energy Economy and a Healthy, Resilient, and Just...