Four expert reports were recently commissioned by concerned Sea Ranchers, on their individual initiative, to fill gaps in previous reports about our central forest.In order to make sure these reports can be consulted by anyone interested, they are available here. Special thanks to Jim and Jill Larsen for graciously agreeing to make the legal research they commissioned available.
On managing the TSR without logging, there are two reports describing different levels of vegetation management:
The Sea Ranch: Old Growth Forest Mimicry and Pre-Fire Vegetation Management Planning (Jeff Rebischung, LTO and owner of Fine Tree Care of Sonoma County)
Proposed Central TPZ Management (Ray Moritz, Forester)
On issues related to TSR Restrictions and Rules, as well as California law:
Letter advising TSRA of legal pitfalls (Larsen letter)
Three questions answered about TPZ zoning, taxation, and permitting: