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California Firewood Task Force NEWS and ALERTS

2017

Questions and Answers Factsheet: Moving Baled Hay From Areas Under Quarantine for Imported Fire Ant
Questions and Answers: Moving Baled Hay From Areas Under Quarantine for Imported Fire Ant
USDA/APHIS Factsheet, March 24, 2017

2016

Goldspotted Oak Borer Zone of Infestation Expanded
Goldspotted Oak Borer Zone of Infestation Expanded
Board of Forestry and Fire Protection News Release, January 28, 2016

2014

Protect California’s Forests and Trees by Not Moving Firewood Protect California’s Forests and Trees by Not Moving Firewood
Protect California’s Forests and Trees by Not Moving Firewood - Stop the Spread of Non-Native Insects
California Firewood Task Force | U.S. Forest Service News Release, May 22, 2014

2013

FOREST SERVICE: Protect our forests and trees by not moving firewood - Stop the spread of nonnative insects
FOREST SERVICE: Protect our forests and trees by not moving firewood - Stop the spread of nonnative insects
U.S. Forest Service News Release, June 26, 2013

Forest Service: Transporting Firewood Can Lead to Widespread Devastation
FOREST SERVICE: Transporting Firewood Can Lead to Widespread Devastation
Action News Now, June 26, 2013

Kick Off Your Summer Camping Protecting California's Trees
CALIFORNIA FIREWOOD TASK FORCE News Release: Kick Off Your Summer Camping Protecting California's Trees
May 23, 2013

2012

CAL FIRE News Release: Invasive Pest Found in Riverside County
CAL FIRE News Release: Invasive Pest Found in Riverside County
November 14, 2012

News Release: Don't Move Firewood and Pests!
Don't Move Firewood and Pests
October 29, 2012

News Release: Kick Off Camping Season the Right Way - Keep Firewood Local
Kick Off Camping Season the Right Way - Keep Firewood Local
May 23, 2012

2011

California Firewood Task Force's message
CA Firewood Task Force's Message: "Buy It Where You Burn It"
October-December 2011

Help Keep California Forests Healthy - Keep Firewood Local
Help Keep California Forests Healthy - Keep Firewood Local
September 29, 2011

Protect Our Forests and Trees by Not Moving Firewood - USDA Forest Service Press Release
Protect Our Forests and Trees by Not Moving Firewood
June 13, 2011

Pest Alert: Redbay Ambrosia Beetle
California Border Stations Pest Alert: Redbay Ambrosia Beetle
January 2011


2010

California Border Stations: Smith River Inspector Finds Pest in Fake Tree
California Border Stations: Smith River Inspector Finds Pest in Fake Tree
October 2010

California Border Protection Stations: First Emerald Ash Borer Interception
California Border Stations: First Emerald Ash Borer Interception
August 2010