Location: Leech Lake Reservation and Chippewa National Forest, Minnesota
The field tour objectives are to see and discuss fire-scar derived historical fire regime information in red pine-associated natural communities, and to identify gaps in knowledge related to applying this information to modern fire and natural community management.
Hosts: University of Minnesota, Chippewa National Forest, Leech Lake Band of Chippewa, Oak Woodlands and Forest Fire Consortium, Lake States Fire Science Consortium
Field Tour Leaders:
- Fire History Researchers: Kurt Kipfmueller, Lane Johnson, Sophie Pitney, University of Minnesota
- Local Chippewa National Forest Staff: Sean Dunham, Mike Rice
Registration: Field Tour is free but there is a capacity limit, first come-first serve, so please email Jack McGowan Stinski, email@example.com (Field Tour Coordinator) to RSVP; a map with meeting location and field trip details will be sent to you in a confirmation email.