The Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center is hosting "Walk into Wildland Fire" - an immersive virtual exhibit - from July 1 through August 31, 2022. The Lake States Fire Science Consortium is among the exibit sponsors.
The Wednesday Lunch & Learn Speaker Series is being held in conjunction with the exhibit:
- July 6th - Eric North - Landscape ecology, ecological restoration, and pollinator habitat in the Moquah Pine barrens
- July 13th - Brian Sturtevant - Fire research and Soil studies
- July 20th - Andy Edwards - Bear Surveys and Wolf Tracking in Redcliff and Washburn area
- July 27th - Catherine Koele - Wildfires in Wisconsin: Prevention, education, resources
- August 3rd - Brian Heeringa - Fires role in managing habitat for the Sharp-tailed Grouse
- August 10th - TBD
- August 17th - TBD
- August 24th - TBD
- August 31st - TBD
The exhibit also includes educational panels about the history, practice and culture behind fire in land management and screenings of "Oshkigin: Spirit of Fire" - an educational film about the history and cultural significance of fire among Great Lakes Anishinaabe people.
For more information call The Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center at 715-685-9983