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Presenter: Robin J. Innes , Ilana L. Abrahamson
Publisher: Alaska Fire Science Consortium
Year: 2016

Managers and planners need scientifically sound information on historical fire regimes and contemporary changes in fuels and fire regimes to make informed management decisions. To address this need, two new fire regime publications—Fire Regime Reports...

Presenter: Robert Ziel
Publisher: Alaska Fire Science Consortium
Year: 2016

With updates to the National Fire Danger Rating System (NFDRS) to be implemented over the next two years, fire managers in Alaska and the Lake States need to learn about the most important revisions. Changes to fine fuel moistures estimates in the US...

Presenter: Eric Miller
Publisher: Alaska Natural Resource and Outdoor Education Association
Year: 2016

Prescribed Fires in Alaska presented by Eric Miller. This webinar was part of a series hosted by the Alaska Natural Resource and Outdoor Education (ANROE) Association titled "Fire in a Changing Climate for Educators." ANROE provided workshops during...

Presenter: A. David McGuire
Publisher: Alaska Fire Science Consortium
Year: 2016

David McGuire discusses The Alaska Land Carbon Assessment: Baseline and Projected Future Carbon Storage and Greenhouse-gas Fluxes in Ecosystems of Alaska.

Presenter: Robert Ziel , Laurie L. Kurth , Lisa B. Saperstein
Publisher: Alaska Fire Science Consortium
Year: 2016

Webinar with Robert (Zeke) Ziel, Laurie Kurth, and Lisa Saperstein. Organized by the Fire Modeling and Analysis Committee. Recorded on May 24, 2016.

  • Robert (Zeke) Ziel: Using FFMC and DMC to assess fuel moisture and use of BUI to help...

Presenter: Peter Butteri , K. T. Pyne
Publisher: Alaska Fire Science Consortium
Year: 2015

This training webinar was presented by Peter Butteri (US Fish and Wildlife Service/Bureau of Land Management-Alaska Fire Service) and KT Pyne (Alaska Division of Forestry, Strategic Planner), and Co-organized by the Fire Modeling and Analysis...

Presenter: Richard L. Thoman Jr.
Publisher: Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy (ACCAP)
Year: 2015

The tools and techniques for making monthly and season scale climate forecasts are rapidly changing, with the potential to provide useful forecasts at the month and longer range. Subjects reviewed include recent climate conditions around Alaska, some...

Presenter: Neal McLoughlin
Publisher: Lake States Fire Science Consortium, Alaska Fire Science Consortium
Year: 2015

REDapp is a universal fire behavior calculator developed with financial support from the Canadian Interagency Forest Fire Centre (CIFFC), and in-kind support from fire management agencies across Canada. This application is currently in a beta stage of...

Presenter: Amy L. Breen , Teresa N. Hollingsworth
Publisher: Alaska Fire Science Consortium
Year: 2015

Fires in the tundra can drastically alter vegetation and ecosystem characteristics. Drs. Hollingsworth and Breen (from the U.S. Forest Service and University of Alaska-Fairbanks, respectively) review the effects of climate on fire regime and wildfire...

Presenter: Casey L. Brown
Publisher: Alaska Fire Science Consortium
Year: 2015

Fire severity is an important control over post-fire production of deciduous species and can influence the overall quality of winter habitat for herbivores such as moose (Alces alces). Fire-related effects on moose habitat will also likely affect the...