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Webinar - Conserving and Restoring Oak Ecosystems in Northwestern Ohio through Deer Management, Prescribed Fires, and Delayed Mortality of Competing Trees
Dec 6, 2022 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm CST
Presenter: Dr. Scott Abella, University of NevadaThis webinar is part of the Oak Woodlands and Forests Fire Consortium 2022/23 Fall-Winter Fire Science Webinar Series.The Oak Openings region in northwestern Ohio historically contained a mixture of...

Webinar - Increases in Large Wildfire Driven Nighttime Fire Activity Observed across the Conterminous United States
Dec 6, 2022 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm MST
Sponsor: Southwest Fire Science ConsortiumPresenter: Patrick H Freeborn, PhD, Research Physical Scientist with the USDA Rocky Mountain Research StationWildfire activity typically subsides sufficiently enough at night to provide firefighters with...

Prescribed Burn Association Interest Meeting (Macks Creek, MO)
Dec 2, 2022 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm CST
Want to use prescribed fire to manage your property? Want to gain prescribed fire experience? A Prescribed Burn Association (PBA) may be the answer! Through a neighbor-helping-neighbor function, PBAs can help provide equipment, experience, training, and...

Prescribed Burn Association Interest Meeting (Hollister, MO)
Dec 1, 2022 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm CST
Want to use prescribed fire to manage your property? Want to gain prescribed fire experience? A Prescribed Burn Association (PBA) may be the answer! Through a neighbor-helping-neighbor function, PBAs can help provide equipment, experience, training, and...

Webinar - Considering Equity in Wildfire Risk and Protection
Dec 1, 2022 10:00 am to 11:30 am PST
Presenter: Matthew R. Auer, The University of Georgia School of Public and International AffairsThis webinar will summarize recent research examining the equity implications of rising wildfire risk and associated costs, including insurance coverage and...

Webinar - Imagining (and then Designing) Coherent, Adaptation-Oriented Laws about Wildfire
Nov 30, 2022 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm PST
A virtual lecture presented by Phil McCormick, PhDSince 2010, Australian national and state governments have commissioned at least 101 post-emergency inquiries and reviews, each of which makes recommendations to improve the way we prevent, prepare for,...

Prescribed Fire Presentation (Shawnee, OK)
Nov 30, 2022 10:00 am to 1:00 pm CST
The Absentee Shawnee Tribe Agricultural Department invites tribal members and the general public to a presentation on prescribed fire.Come learn about the practice of using prescribed fire as a land management tool, the benefits of fire, the preparation...

Webinar - Management and Climate Variability Effects on the Understory Vegetation Productivity Along Forest-Savanna Continuum
Nov 29, 2022 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm CST
This webinar is part of the Oak Woodlands and Forests Fire Consortium 2022/23 Fall-Winter Fire Science Webinar Series.Presenter: Arjum Adhikari, Oklahoma State University

Natural Disturbance Forest Habitat Summit
Nov 29, 2022 (All day) to Nov 30, 2022 (All day) CST
Foresters try to emulate natural disturbance through silvicultural practices, but often nature has other ideas, confounding well-implemented prescriptions. Join this two-day exploration of connections between natural disturbance, wildlife habitat, and...

Webinar - SCIENCE x Forests: Invasion and Outbreaks in Forests
Nov 18, 2022 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST
The SCIENCEx Webinar Series brings together scientists and land management experts from across U.S. Forest Service research stations and beyond to explore the latest science and best practices for addressing large natural resource challenges across the...

Thesis Proposal: Whitebark Pine (Pinus albicaulis) Species Distribution Model and Response to Disturbance in Central Idaho
Nov 18, 2022 1:00 pm PST
Amanda Villwock, MS candidate in the University of Idaho's College of Natural Resources, Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences, will present her thesis proposal.Major Professor: Dr. Eva Strand

Webinar - Wildfire Intelligence Simulation Engine and the Future of Canadian Fire Growth Modelling Software
Nov 18, 2022 9:30 am to 11:00 am MST
Presenters: Franco Norgarin (Government of NWT), Neal McLoughlin (BCWS), and Brett Moore (CFS)This webinar is part of the Canada Wildfire Webinars series.The demand for wildfire simulation model outputs has dramatically increased over the past decade to...

Webinar - SCIENCE x Forests: Urban Forestry, Community, and Wood Utilization
Nov 17, 2022 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST
The SCIENCEx Webinar Series brings together scientists and land management experts from across U.S. Forest Service research stations and beyond to explore the latest science and best practices for addressing large natural resource challenges across the...

Webinar - SCIENCE x Forests: Innovations in Forest Research
Nov 16, 2022 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST
The SCIENCEx Webinar Series brings together scientists and land management experts from across U.S. Forest Service research stations and beyond to explore the latest science and best practices for addressing large natural resource challenges across the...

Thesis Proposal: Seedling Drought Tolerance: A Latitudinal Study of Interior Douglas-fir
Nov 16, 2022 2:00 pm PST
Sarah Larson, MS candidate in the University of Idaho's College of Natural Resources, Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences, will present her thesis proposal.Major Professor: Dr. Andrew Nelson

New Mexico Wildland Urban Fire Summit: Community Recovery, Cultivating Resilience
Nov 16, 2022 (All day) to Nov 18, 2022 (All day) MST
The Wildland Urban Fire Summit (WUFS) is New Mexico’s leading event for wildfire preparedness and planning. Join your peers, community leaders, fire service professionals, and federal, state, tribal, and local governments for this in person event....

Webinar - SCIENCE x Forests: Forests and Climate Change
Nov 15, 2022 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST
The SCIENCEx Webinar Series brings together scientists and land management experts from across U.S. Forest Service research stations and beyond to explore the latest science and best practices for addressing large natural resource challenges across the...

Webinar - The Province of BC’s Range Ecologists; Working for Ecological and Social Landscapes in a Time of Rapid Change
Nov 15, 2022 12:00 pm PST
Presenter: Nick Hamilton, P.Ag, Rangeland EcologistThis presentation will provide a summary on the work of the range ecologists with the Province of British Columbia (Nick Hamilton, Ian Campbell, and Eleanor Bassett). The previous generation of range...

Webinar - Alaska Fire Season 2022: Focus on Southwest Alaska and Impacts on Vegetation and Fuels
Nov 15, 2022 11:00 am AKST
Join us for a joint ACCAP and AFSC webinar.Register hereSpeakers: Rick Thoman (ACCAP Climate Specialist) and JJ Frost (ABR Inc. Plant Ecology)The 2022 fire season in Alaska was unprecedented. Southwest Alaska experienced record-breaking fires that...

Washington DNR Certified Prescribed Burn Manager Course
Nov 15, 2022 (All day) to Nov 17, 2022 (All day) PST
This will be a 3-day in-person course held at the DNR’s Northwest Region office in Sedro-Woolley, WA on November 15-17th, 2022. The cost will be $100, but free to DNR employees.The course will consist of:Approximately 4 hours of Pre-work that will...

Western Visibility Initiative & Fire and Smoke Air Quality Collaborative
Nov 15, 2022 (All day) to Nov 17, 2022 (All day) PST
The Western Visibility Initiative meeting will start on November 15 at 9 am and conclude on November 16 at noon.  The Fire and Smoke Air Quality Collaborative meeting will start at 1 pm on November 16 and conclude at 5 pm on...

Being an Ally in Indian Country
Nov 15, 2022 (All day) to Nov 16, 2022 (All day) PST
Many non-Natives work in various capacities in Indian Country - from tribal administrators to front line workers to urban Indian center employees. In addition, other non-Natives work in other agencies that serve or collaborate with Indian Country....

Webinar - Forest Service Wildfire Crisis Strategy Roundtables: Recommendations and Next Steps
Nov 14, 2022 2:00 pm EST
In the winter and spring of 2022, the National Forest Foundation (NFF), in coordination with the USDA Forest Service, hosted a series of roundtables across the country to gather input on the Wildfire Crisis Strategy Implementation Plan. The NFF distilled...

Webinar - SCIENCE x Forests: Silviculture for the Present and Future
Nov 14, 2022 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST
The SCIENCEx Webinar Series brings together scientists and land management experts from across U.S. Forest Service research stations and beyond to explore the latest science and best practices for addressing large natural resource challenges across the...

Rocky Mountain Regional Wildfire Smoke Symposium
Nov 14, 2022 8:00 am to 5:00 pm MST
The Third Annual Rocky Mountain Regional Wildfire Smoke Symposium will be held virtually on Monday, November 14, 2022. This year’s symposium will cover key topics relevant to wildfire smoke and community resilience. We will be soliciting abstracts...