Welcome to Trinity County!
4-H helps young people discover and develop their potential. It provides a wide variety of educational and enrichment experiences.
Our program promotes healthy lifestyles in Trinity County by addressing childhood obesity, family and consumer well-being, food security and food safety. We serve low income people with quality food and nutrition education programs and supervise the UC CalFresh Program, formerly known as the Food Stamp Nutrition Education Program (FSNEP).
Master Gardeners extend UC research-based information to the public about home horticulture. In exchange for the training and materials received from the University of California, master gardeners perform volunteer services in a variety of venues.
The forestry program works with private forest landowners, registered professional foresters, agencies, and forest industry personnel, with an emphasis on educational outreach programs focused on forest stewardship and wildfire protection.
We help to promote agritourism and support local agriculture through a website, workshops and other activities.
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Tree Mortality Workshop Information
We have all noticed the large numbers of dying pine and fir trees. Concerned forest landowners attended workshops in Weaverville and Hayfork, hosted by UC Cooperative Extension, CalFire, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Trinity County RCD, and Watershed Research & Training Center, in December 2015 and April 2016. The purposes of the workshops were to briefly identify and discuss the main forest pests in this area, to discuss regulations and funding possibilities related to dead vegetation removal, to describe services and detail projects undertaken locally, and to discuss possible solutions.
LIST OF CONSULTING CA REGISTERED PROFESSIONAL FORESTERS FOR TRINITY COUNTY: Consulting CA RPF list Trinity County
Ryan DeSantis (UCCE forestry advisor): 2015 Trinity County Tree Mortality Workshop
Don Owen (CalFire entomologist & forest health specialist): Trinity Co 2015 presentation
Carrie Nicolls (NRCS forester): NRCS EQIP Tree Mortality Workshop
Trinity County Cooperative Extension
P.O. Box 1468
Weaverville, CA 96093
Physical Address (no mail delivery):
Young Family Ranch
260 Oregon St.
Weaverville, CA 96093
Larry C. Forero