The Land Report

2018.4

The Magazine of the American Landowner is an essential guide for investors, landowners, and those interested in buying or selling land. The award-winning quarterly is known for its annual survey of America's largest landowners, The Land Report 100.

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3 better withstand fire, pests, and disease. Firebreaks are being created to help keep fire at the ground level and provide a place for firefighters to control the fire. Thanks to these efforts, SPI received USFS's Pacific Southwest Region 2018 Partnership of the Year recognition. With a team of 5,100 crew members, Sierra Pacific continues to be one of the largest privately owned US forest products companies. It is among the largest US lumber manufacturers and wood window producers. Through their wholly owned SIERRA PACIFIC INDUSTRIES (SPI) , the Emmersons are engaged in collaborative efforts to restore and maintain the health of California's forests. In partnership with the US Forest Service, National Fish & Wildlife Foundation, and others, this landscape- level work is helping protect communities, wildlife, water quality, and other forest resources. Forests are being thinned to reduce densities and provide the remaining trees the opportunity to 1,956,100 ACRES 3,566 ACRES Emmerson Family ABOVE Sierra Pacific's forest thinning and fuel-break project was successful in slowing the growth of the deadly 2018 Camp Fire. The preemptive effort allowed firefighters to safely fight the fire and save more than 100 structures in the immediate area of Paradise Lake as well as Stirling City. LEFT After acquiring Montana's Flying D Ranch, Ted Turner told Taylor Glover, "All I want to see is bison." That's exactly what you see on Turner Ranches. 99 L ANDREP ORT.COM WINTER 20 18 | e LandReport

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