california forstry

California Forests and Woodlands

California manages 1.6 million forest acres, 900,000 acres are woodlands, 200,000 acres are commercial forest, and 100,000 acres are noncommercial forest. The state program focuses on forest health, with timber salvage, density management projects, fuels treatment, and stewardship projects. Throughout the state the major species are Douglas-fir, giant sequoia, Jeffery pine, numerous oak species, pinyon pine, ponderosa pine, quaking aspen, redwood, and western juniper. 


Lisa Thornley

Bureau of Land Management
California State Office

2800 Cottage Way W1623
Sacramento, CA  95825

Phone: 916-978-4428

More Information

Applegate Field Office
708 W. 12th Street            
Alturas, CA 96101
Phone: 530-233-4666

Arcata Field Office
1695 Heindon Road
Arcata, CA 95521
Phone: 707-825-2300

Redding Field Office
355 Hemsted Drive
Redding, CA 96002
Phone: 530-224-2100

Bakersfield Field Office
3801 Pegasus Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Phone: 661-391-6000

Eagle Lake Field Office
2950 Riverside Drive
Susanville, CA 96130
Phone: 530-257-0456

Mother Lode Field Office
5152 Hillsdale Circle
El Dorado Hills, CA
Phone: 916-941-3101