Bark Beetles, Flat Hats & Community Leadership - A Conversation with Rosemarie Smallcombe

In this episode, Jessica sits down with Rosemarie Smallcombe, Mariposa District 1 Supervisor. They discuss the innovative ways that our communities are dealing with the bark beetle infestation and how they are transforming biomass into energy and jobs for the Mariposa community. Rosemarie also shares her favorite aspects of being one of the supervisors with the honor of having some of Yosemite National Park in her district. She talks about the challenges facing the park and the surrounding communities, as well as her favorite aspects of living in Mariposa County.