Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 12:51pm
Attached is the Forest Certification Resolution (along with policy statement) that was approved at the 2013 NASF Annual Meeting.
Friday, September 25, 2015 - 11:11am
The following resolutions were approved on September 15, 2015 at the Annual Meeting in Olympic Valley, California.
Resolution 2015-01—Tax Reform. This resolution adopts the policy statement, “Tax Policy and its Relationship to Managing and Protecting the Nation’s Forest Resource.”
Policy Statement 2015-01—Tax Reform. This policy statement was adopted by resolution 2015-01.
Resolution 2015-02—Endangered Species Act. This resolution adopts the policy statement, “Improving the...
Monday, August 17, 2015 - 4:49pm
Monday, August 17, 2015 - 4:46pm
ORIGIN OF RESOLUTION:
NASF Executive Committee
ISSUE OF CONCERN:
Standardizing the format of NASF Resolutions
NASF adopts resolutions and policy statements to state the official views of the association on public policy issues, including legislation and policies adopted by various agencies of the Federal government. Resolutions also recognize individuals and give thanks to meeting sponsors and supporters. In the past, resolutions followed a format of points in support of the...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 2:11pm
A summary of the policy position resolutions approved by the NASF members at the 2014 NASF Annual Meeting in St. Paul, Minnesota.
The Role of State and Local Government in Wildfire Response and Management
This resolution addresses the need to reinforce the mission, roles, responsibilities, and importance of state and local government in wildland fire response and management, and ensure adequate federal funding and logistical support.
Forest Health Strategic Plan
This resolution addresses the ...
Friday, October 4, 2013 - 3:25pm
A summary of the policy position resolutions approved by the NASF members at the 2013 NASF Annual Meeting in Hot Springs, Virginia.
Thursday, October 3, 2013 - 1:03pm
Attached is the Virginia Staff Recognition Resolution approved at the 2013 NASF Annual Meeting.
Thursday, October 3, 2013 - 1:01pm
Attached is the APHIS and Invasive Forest Pests Resolution that was approved at the 2013 NASF Annual Meeting.
Thursday, October 3, 2013 - 1:00pm
Attached is the Federal Wildland Fire Funding Resolution that was approved at the 2013 NASF Annual Meeting.
Thursday, October 3, 2013 - 12:56pm
The Federal Forests Resolution was approved at the 2013 NASF Annual Meeting.
NASF members know that federal forests face forest health problems (insects, disease, wildfire, invasive species) of staggering magnitude. The agencies charged with managing these forests also face serious challenges from cumbersome regulations, declining budgets coupled with high administrative costs and increasing fire suppression expenses, and the departure of employees with institutional knowledge and skills to...