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Webinar - Understanding the Rapid Recent Increase in Western U.S. Wildfire Activity
Nov 29, 2021 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm EST
Presented by Park Williams, University of California, Los AngelesThis seminar is part of Pennsylvania State University's Earth and Environmental Systems Institute's Fall 2021 EarthTalks Series: Fire in the Earth System. Fires burn in all...

Panel Discussion - Firestorms: Adapting Forest Management to Megafires and Climate Change
Nov 19, 2021 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EST
Join the European Union and Western Environmental Law Center to discuss best practices on forest management, including forest governance and enforcement aspects that can reverse the trend of more menacing and devastating forest fires.

Mini-Symposium on June 2021 PNW Heat Dome Foliage Scorch
Nov 19, 2021 8:00 am to 12:00 pm PST
Following 2 years of drought, many areas of the Pacific Northwest (PNW) experienced unprecedented air temperatures during an extreme heat wave in late June and early July of 2021. This event ("the heat dome") led to numerous reports of foliage...

Webinar - Examining How Fire Impacts Carbon in Northwestern Conifer Forests and the Influence of Pre- and Post-Fire Management Decisions
Nov 18, 2021 7:00 pm PST
Summer 2021 witnessed a record-breaking wildfire season, with greater intensity, frequency, and duration of fires. Seasonal drought and record-breaking temperatures exacerbated ignitions and persistence of fire. Forest fires substantially impact the...

Arctic Urban Risks & Adaptations (AURA) Workshop
Nov 18, 2021 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm AKST
In-person and virtual meeting among University of Alaska research team and Fairbanks’s stakeholders regarding NSF Grant: Collaborative Research: Arctic Urban Risks & Adaptations (AURA): co-production framework for addressing multiple changing...

Webinar - First Nations Wildfire Evacuations: A Guide for Communities and External Agencies
Nov 18, 2021 12:00 pm MST
Sponsor: Southwest Fire Science ConsortiumPresenter: Dr. Henok W. Asfaw, Postdoc and Project Manager for the First Nations Wildfire Evacuation Partnership Project, University of AlbertaIn this presentation, Dr. Asfaw will present results of research...

Webinar - Landscape Fuel Treatments and Wildland Fire Management Strategies Within Recent Large Fire Events
Nov 18, 2021 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm PST
Presenters:Susan Prichard, University of WashingtonRebecca Lemons, Oregon State UniversityNicholas Povak, PSW Research StationIn this 1-hour webinar hosted by the Northwest Fire Science Consortium, findings will be presented from a recently completed...

Fueling Collaboration Panel Discussion: Fire and the Carbon Cycle
Nov 18, 2021 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST
Fueling Collaboration is an interactive virtual Panel Discussion Series designed to connect fire managers and researchers. Fueling Collaboration is created and hosted by the USDA Forest Service Northern and Southern Research Stations, and the Joint Fire...

Webinar - Exploring Spatial Scale in Prescribed Fire Regimes with Examples from the Southeast
Nov 17, 2021 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST
Speaker: David Mason, PhD Student, Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, University of FloridaWebinar Partners: The Southern Fire Exchange, NC State University, and the University of FloridaDescription: Land managers often incorporate...

Innovations in Forest Operations and Biomass Utilization in the Southwest
Nov 17, 2021 (All day) to Nov 18, 2021 (All day) MST
In Person!Can we realize value-added products from Southwest small-diameter trees?Can we make forest operations and transportation more efficient and cost effective?Find answers to these pressing questions at "Innovations in Forest Operations &...

Virtual S-131 Firefighter Type I Fall 2021
Nov 16, 2021 8:00 am to 12:30 pm EST
This is a National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG) training course designed for individuals with wildland fire experience who are currently qualified as a Firefighter Type 2 (FFT2), and who desire to be qualified as a Firefighter Type 1 (FFT1) or...

Webinar - Fire, Climate Change and the Resilience of Rocky Mountain Forests
Nov 15, 2021 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm EST
Presented by Phil Higuera, University of MontanaThis seminar is part of Pennsylvania State University's Earth and Environmental Systems Institute's Fall 2021 EarthTalks Series: Fire in the Earth System. Fires burn in all terrestrial ecosystems on...

Sustaining Sandplain Grasslands as Regional Biodiversity Hotspots: The Sandplain Grassland Network Conference and Workshop
Nov 15, 2021 9:45 am to 3:00 pm EST
Presentations include "Range Shifts and Fire in a Future Climate" by Chris Neill, Senior Scientist, Woodwell Climate Research Center.Download the agenda

IAFC 2021 Wildland Urban Interface Conference (Virtual)
Nov 15, 2021 (All day) to Nov 16, 2021 (All day) EST
The International Association of Fire Chiefs' 2021 Wildland Urban Interface conference is virtual. Please use the link below to view the full schedule and register.

Webinar - Fire Environment Continuing Education Subcommittee (FCESC): 2021 Fire Season
Nov 10, 2021 9:00 am to 11:00 am PST
Target Audience:Fire Managers, Fire Behavior and Fire Weather Specialists including Fire Behavior Analysts, Long-Term Analysts, Geospatial Analysts, fire behavior Technical Specialists, IMETs, and Predictive Services personnel.Planned Topics:Risk...

Webinar - Wildfire and Wine Science Pub
Nov 9, 2021 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm AKST
Alaska NSF EPSCoR will present a Science Pub on the topic of "Wildfire and Wine" at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 9. Zav Grabinski of the Alaska Fire Science Consortium and wine professional Kaitlin Kolarik will discuss the drivers of wildfire and...

Webinar - Changing Fire Regimes in Indonesia and Brazil: the Roles of Fire and Land Use in Tropical Forest Decline
Nov 8, 2021 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm EST
Presented by Mark Cochrane, University of MarylandThis seminar is part of Pennsylvania State University's Earth and Environmental Systems Institute's Fall 2021 EarthTalks Series: Fire in the Earth System. Fires burn in all terrestrial ecosystems...

PNW Interdisciplinary Wildfire Research 2021 Virtual Workshop
Nov 4, 2021 8:30 am to 12:00 pm, Nov 5, 2021 8:30 am to 12:00 pm PDT
Sponsored by Washington State University, Oregon State University, and the University of Idaho.As climate change reshapes fire regimes across the Pacific Northwest and beyond, we face an increasingly complex and challenging set of human and environmental...

Shortgrass Prescribed Burning Workshop
Nov 4, 2021 (All day) MDT
Are you curious about using prescribed burning in shortgrass rangelands, but not sure if it's safe, effective, and needed? Join in learning about prescribed burning in the shortgrass prairie. Specialists will host an indoor workshop on November 4,...

2021 SAF National Convention
Nov 3, 2021 (All day) to Nov 7, 2021 (All day) PDT
Theme: Forests for AllThe 2021 Society of American Foresters (SAF) National Convention will be held November 3-7 at the newly renovated Sacramento Convention Center. The Convention will explore the critical role that forests play in providing life-giving...

Webinar - Fire Dynamics in Tropical Asia: from the Pleistocene to the Anthropocene
Nov 1, 2021 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm EDT
Presented by Rebecca Hamilton, Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human HistoryThis seminar is part of Pennsylvania State University's Earth and Environmental Systems Institute's Fall 2021 EarthTalks Series: Fire in the Earth System. Fires...

Webinar - SCIENCE x Climate Change: Shifting Life
Oct 29, 2021 11:00 am to 12:00 pm PDT
Part of the The SCIENCEx webinar series sponsored by USFS Research & Development.Desired regeneration through assisted migration, presented by Dustin BronsonProjected changes to an Arizona Sky Island are a harbinger of climate-fire effects on other...

Webinar - SCIENCE x Climate Change: Management and Planning Tools
Oct 28, 2021 11:00 am to 12:00 pm PDT
Part of the The SCIENCEx webinar series sponsored by USFS Research & Development.Web-based tools for determining seed sources for reforestation and restoration for current and future climates, presented by Brad St. ClairThe California seed zone map...

Webinar - SCIENCE x Climate Change: Modeling Tools for Management
Oct 27, 2021 11:00 am to 12:00 pm PDT
Part of the The SCIENCEx webinar series sponsored by USFS Research & Development.Vegetation shifts with climate change: Applying the MC2 model, presented by John KimIncorporating future forest dynamics under climate change into landscape restoration...

Webinar - Repeat Photography and Post-Fire Ecosystem Change in Southeastern Arizona
Oct 26, 2021 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm MDT
Sponsor: Southwest Fire Science ConsortiumPresenter: Jim Malusa, University of Arizona, with an introduction by Don Falk, University of ArizonaWhile making a vegetation map of the Chiricahua Mts in 2010, I took georeferenced photos and notes on the...