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Truckee Community Recreation Center

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10981 Truckee Way
Truckee, CA 96161 United States

December 2021

FOREST⇌FIRE Opening Reception

December 10, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Truckee Community Recreation Center, 10981 Truckee Way
Truckee, CA 96161 United States
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Join us for the Opening Reception of FOREST⇌FIRE, an interpretive exhibit introducing viewers to the Sierra Nevada Forest’s 13,000 year relationship with fire and the surprising role humans play in it. Find out why fires have become catastrophic and what we can do to return fire to its original role of supporting the wellbeing of forest and humans alike. Together let’s Vision the Future Forest!

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April 2022

Speaker Series: Visioning Our Future Forest – Restoration Processes

April 29, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Truckee Community Recreation Center, 10981 Truckee Way
Truckee, CA 96161 United States
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Join FOREST⇌FIRE on April 29th at 6pm for part one of the Speakers Series: Visioning Our Future Forest. Led by FOREST⇌FIRE Co-Creator Michael Llewellyn, we begin the process of visioning a Future Forest that is resilient to catastrophic fire and a warming atmosphere by learning about restoration processes. Why are our forests currently vulnerable? What does a resilient forest actually look like? What processes will help the forest become resilient? Why are some trees being removed? Why save some trees but…

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May 2022

Speaker Series: Visioning Our Future Forest – Prescribed Fire and Smoke

May 13, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Truckee Community Recreation Center, 10981 Truckee Way
Truckee, CA 96161 United States
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Join FOREST⇌FIRE on May 13th at 6pm for part two of the Speakers Series: Visioning Our Future Forest. Led by FOREST⇌FIRE Co-Creator Michael Llewellyn, we explore the role of fire and the challenges of smoke in forest restoration. Given the devastating, catastrophic fires our region is experiencing, why do forest managers want to introduce fire to the forest? What are the differences between wildfire, prescribed fire, controlled burning and cultural burning? What is the intended outcome of purposely burning the forest?…

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