Matt Picarello, Forest Guild
On March 19, 2015 fire adapted communities (FAC) leaders and partners from northern and central New Mexico gathered in Albuquerque for a peer-learning workshop. This was the second such workshop, which focused on sharing best practices to address the risk of wildfire, primarily in the Rio Grande watershed.
By Cristina Olds / For The Journal Published: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 12:01am Updated: Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 at 8:25pm
The six teenagers in red hard hats and leather boots spread out in the forest plot like they mean business. Eddie and Marcos wrap a measuring tape around a tree to determine its circumference.