Sept 30, 2013 Summit County taking the lead on forest health in a post-beetle world

The Forest Health Task Force recently wrapped up a homeowners wildfire series designed to show local residents how to protect themselves against the threat of a wildfire. Now, the group is bringing together partners throughout Summit County in a series of action-oriented workshops. The task force is gathering representatives from agencies and organizations involved with land, water, timber, natural resource, energy, recreation and environmental interests in a series of monthly working meetings. (SDN, Sept 30) READ COMPLETE ARTICLE