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Category: Fuel Mod

Mulch. It’s Cool.

This August USA Today reported that more than 560 wildfires were burning in California. It is officially fire season, although…

My Magical First Month

As the newly hired Conservation Coordinator for Laguna Canyon Foundation, my first month at Laguna Canyon Foundation has begun to…

We’re Hiring – Fuel Modification Coordinator

Founded in 1990, Laguna Canyon Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving and protecting the South Coast Wilderness, a…

A Time for Reflection

It seems only yesterday that our staff at Laguna Canyon Foundation was just settling into our new headquarters. We hadn’t…

Laguna Canyon Foundation in Full Force at Cal-IPC Symposium

Each year, the California Invasive Plant Council (Cal-IPC) holds a symposium where experts and attendees from all around the state…

Fuel Modification with the Fire Department

For the past five years, Laguna Canyon Foundation has been partnering with the Laguna Beach Fire Department on their “fuel…

Balancing Fire Ecology and Fire Safety

As a trained fire ecologist, I see fires differently than most. My work in Arizona, Alaska, Colorado, California and other…

It Spread Like Wildfire

It was a tweet: “Laguna Vegetation Fire…one acre.” Then a warning: “Extreme fire behavior with erratic canyon winds.” Then it…

Laguna Canyon Foundation Colleagues Make a Difference during the Thomas Wildfire

Laguna Canyon Foundation is blessed to work with kind and generous volunteers, board members and staff. During the Thomas Fire,…

Aftermath of the Laguna Fire

On Sunday, June 26th, a brushfire began in Laguna Coast Wilderness Park near the Laguna Ridge Trail, leading to closures…