2023 Alaska Interagency Fall Fire Review


The Alaska Wildland Fire Coordinating Group will convene the interagency Fall Fire Review the week of October 23, at the Dena'ina Center (Tikahtnu Ballroom E) in Anchorage. Plenary sessions will be Oct 24-26 with side meetings on Oct 23 and 27. AFSC will coordinate fire science contributions to the meeting on Wed, Oct 25 (fire weather in the morning and fuels management in the afternoon). An updated agenda is now available, including a link for virtual participation. AFSC will record science content. The plenary sessions are open, and no registration is needed. This meeting has been approved for CFE credit from the Society of American Foresters. Email Alison to request credit.


The Science Application for Risk Reduction (SAFFR) Update - Nick Link

Prevention and Mitigation projects in Yukon - Jennifer Sharp and Zoe Westerby 

Fuels Exposure Mapping - Jen Schmidt

Fuels / Rx Challenges and Successes - Darren Finley and Casey Boespflug 

Fire Research Development & Applications Committee Report - Jennifer Barnes

Fire Modeling and Analysis Committee Report - Brian Sorbel (first three minutes of presentation are N/A, powerpoint is available here)

Wildfire Education and Prevention Committee Report - Beth Ipsen


Location: Dena'ina Center (Tikahtnu Ballroom E)
Address: 600 W. Seventh Avenue, Anchorage (get directions)
Contact Name: Alison York
Contact E-mail: ayork@alaska.edu