POLITIFACT CA: Has Governor Jerry Brown Axed Funds For California's Dying Trees?

May 30, 2017

More than 100 million trees have died in California's forests due to drought and bark beetle infestations since 2010.
Credit U.S. Forest Service

Republican State Assemblyman recently claimed Gov. Jerry Brown has slashed funds set aside for California's tree mortality crisis. PolitiFact California found this misleading and rated it Mostly False.

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Today's reporting by Chris Nichols.