The powers, duties and responsibilities of the Forest Lands Commission shall be as follows:
A. To implement the Ashland Forest Plan developed and adopted by the City of Ashland in June, 1992.
B. To provide integrated, interdisciplinary direction and oversight for the development of forest ecosystem management plans and related activities in the Ashland watershed.
C. To develop a strong community volunteer program to assist in the implementation of the Ashland Forest Plan.
D. To submit recommendations to the City Council regarding forest management.
E. To ensure that plans integrate the forest management needs and concerns of the City and of private land owners in the wildland urban interface.
F. To promote public knowledge and acceptance of the Ashland Forest Plan programs. (Ord. 3003, added, 02/18/2010)