Restoration of Sagebrush Ecosystems Class

Mar 12, 2018 - All Day
Mar 13, 2018 - All Day
Mar 14, 2018 - All Day
Mar 15, 2018 - All Day
Mar 16, 2018 - All Day
Sheraton Hotel Brighton-Snowbird Meeting Room - Salt Lake City, UT

What: Restoration of Sagebrush Ecosystems Class (NTC# 1730-60). Taught by specialists from BLM, USGS, ARS, and NRCS.

How: Go to the Department of Interior Learning Center public page and either log in (DOI employees) or request a new account (non-DOI employees) for public catalog course 1730-60. Register by February 12th.

Objective: Using landscape and site level characteristics, the participant will use a process to plan, implement, evaluate, and maintain a restoration project. Topics covered include:

  • Landscape characterization and prioritization
  • Case study exercises using site characterizations and web soil surveys
  • Mechanical, fire, and fuel break treatments
  • Seeding equipment and techniques
  • Implementation, evaluation, and monitoring