2021 Georgia Prescribed Fire Council Annual Meeting


The Georgia Prescribed Fire Council invites you to attend the 2021 Statewide Annual Meeting on Thursday, September 30th. This year’s event will be virtual and there is no cost to participate. All are welcome — this meeting has something to offer no matter where you are! Registration coming soon.

Full Agenda Here.

Abbreviated agenda:

10:00 Welcome and Meeting Overview

10:15 A GFC Strategic Vision for Fire in Georgia: Address from the Director

10:25 2021 Prescribed Fire Activity and New Online Permitting

10:40 Air Quality and Smoke Impacts 2021

11:00 Smoke Management Guide for Southeastern Landowners

11:20 Prescribed Fire: A Promising Tool for Reducing the Risk of Tick-borne Diseases

12:00 Lunch Break

12:50 Drip Torch Giveaways and Polls

1:00 The Most Frequent Historical Fire Regime Measured? 500 Years of Fire Scars

1:40 Implications of 21st Century Climate Change for Prescribed Burning in the Southeast

2:05 Burning for Bobwhites: A Look at Prescribed Burning on Osceola and Tallokas Plantations

2:35 Hurricane Michael Follow-up: Fire and tingReforestation

2:55 Closing Remarks

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Sep 30, 2021 10:00 am to 3:00 pm