2010 AFSC Fire Science Workshop

Description

In association with the Interagency Fire Review

2010 Annual Fire Science Workshop

Day One

Welcome - Consortium Overview Sarah Trainor

Tanacross Shaded Fuel Break - Treatment in Action

[Slides] [Video]

Project Background and Installation Tami DeFries

Treatment in Action - From the Fire Manager's Perspective Hans Smith

Ecology of the Shaded Fuel Break Eric Miller

Group Discussion: Lessons Learned / Questions still unanswered?

More information on the Tanacross Shaded Fuel Break [HERE]

Nenana Ridge Project Update - What have we learned so far?

Project Overview, PNW Fuel Consumption Results and Fire Behavior Scott Rupp

[Slides] [Video]

Summary of Operational Structure and Costs, and Recap - What have we learned and why should we proceed? Robert Schmoll

[Slide] [Video]

Group Discussion: Fuels Forum - What projects are going on in your neck of the woods? Come prepared to share.

More information on Nenana Ridge Prescribed Fire [HERE]

Fire Science Consortium: National & Alaska Regional Evaluations Sarah Trainor

Day Two

Climate Change and Fire Interactions Scott Rupp

[Slides] [Video]

New Fire Mapping Methods Using SAR Imagery Hilary Rigby

[Slides] [Video]

Alaska Research Needs - What do you need to know Jennifer Barnes

Alaska Fire Science Consortium: Tech Transfer Update & Evaluation Sarah Trainor

Announcements, Upcoming Events, Webinars Jennifer Northway

Location: BLM - Alaska Fire Service
Address: 1541 Gaffney Road, Ft. Wainwright, AK (get directions)
Contact Name: Alison York
Contact E-mail: ayork@alaska.edu

Date(s)

Oct 14, 2010 1:00 pm to Oct 15, 2010 11:45 am
AKDT

Categories

Type:

Workshops, Trainings and Fieldtrips

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