Coalition to Save Jackson
The People’s Forest

Why Is California Logging Sacred Lands?
Jackson Demonstration State Forest (JDSF) is a 48,652-acre state owned coast
redwood forest located in Mendocino County. CalFire manages the land as an industrial
timberland, routinely cutting large, old redwoods. The Save Jackson State Forest
Coalition works to change the mandate of JDSF from industrial logging to Indigenous
Land Management that will benefit all Californians.


The Coaliton Presentation at the CA Board of Forestry

Members of the Coalition to Save Jackson State Forest made an agendized presentation to the CA Board of Forestry and Fire Protection in Sacramento for over an hour on December…

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Timber Company’s Quiet Lawsuits Against CalFire Raise Questions About Mendocino Redwood Company CEO Doubling as Jackson Advisory Group Member

The Coalition to Save Jackson Forest has learned that Mendocino Redwood Company (MRC) has filed suit against CalFire, (listed as the Dept. of Forestry and Fire, CCFFP), alleging breach of…

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CalFire Faces Opposition for Avoiding Environmental Review and Tribal Consultation

Jackson Forest advocates will testify at Jackson Advisory Meeting in Ft. Bragg  Sept. 12, 2023 Ft. Bragg, CA-A large turnout of forest advocates and the public is expected at the…

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California Democratic Party Votes to Support Pomo Co-management of Jackson Forest

Promises unfulfilled after Gov. Newsom directs state agencies to pursue co-management Aug. 31, 2023 Coyote Valley, CA-The Coyote Valley Band of Pomo Indians and the Coalition to Save Jackson State Forest, the environmental…

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Alert! CalFire has proposed new Timber Harvest Plans in JDSF, and is seeking approval by the Jackson Advisory Group on September 15th.

All out to the JAG Meeting September 15th!September 15, 20239am to 12:30pm (detailed agenda available Sept. 5)First Presbyterian Church367 South Sanderson WayFort Bragg, CA 95437 The JAG was established years…

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May Updates and Letters

The Coalition has recently submitted 3 letters articulating our position and concerns with recent work by CalFire in JDSF. They can help bring everyone up to speed on what is…

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