Contacts

If you would like to speak to someone about Phytophthora ramorum and Sudden Oak Death, the contacts below are able to assist you. For more information on the California Oak Mortality Task Force, click here.

Katie Harrell (formerly Palmieri)
Public Information Officer
University of California, Berkeley
303 Mulford Hall, #3114
Berkeley, CA 94720-3114
(530) 350-7147 ph
(510) 847-5482 cell
kpalmieri@berkeley.edu

Dan Stark
Northern Outreach Coordinator
University of California Cooperative Extension
5630 South Broadway
Eureka, CA 95503-6999
(707) 445-7351 ph
(707) 444-9334 fx
stark@ucanr.edu

Chris Lee
COMTF Chair
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection
118 S Fortuna Blvd
Fortuna, CA 95540
707/726-1254 wk
christopher.lee@fire.ca.gov

Additional resources in your county can be found at your local County Department of Agriculture and University of California Cooperative Extension. Statewide assistance with forestry resources can be found via Cal Fire and the USDA Forest Service.

If you are unsure of who to speak to, please contact one of the COMTF staff listed above.