SB 5546-S2 - DIGEST

Requires the department of natural resources to: (1) Establish a forest health assessment and treatment framework designed to proactively and systematically address the forest health issues facing the state;

(2) Use the framework to assess and treat acreage in an incremental fashion each biennium;

(3) Identify and assess two hundred thousand acres of fire prone lands and communities that are in need of forest health treatment; and

(4) Establish a forest health advisory committee to assist in developing and implementing the framework.