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Webinar - Introduction to the Southeast FireMap
Apr 16, 2021 1:00 pm EDT
A free one hour webinar from Tall Timbers Research Station, USDA NRCS, The Longleaf Alliance, the Southern Fire Exchange, and the University of Florida.Presenters:Bridgett Costanzo, Working Lands for Wildlife Coordinator-Eastern US, USDA Natural...

Webinar - Adapting to the Unprecedented
Apr 15, 2021 6:00 pm MST
For the 3rd evening of the Mountain Studies Institute's Forest & Fire Learning Series, Emily Hohman will be taking a broad look at the impacts of COVID19 in respect to specific regions’ historic 2020 fire season and how folks around the...

Webinar - Effectiveness of Restoration Treatments for Reducing Fuels and Increasing Understory Diversity in Shrubby Mixed-Conifer
Apr 15, 2021 12:00 pm MDT
Sponsor: Southwest Fire Science ConsortiumThis webinar will share research on forest structure and understory vegetation responses to three restoration treatments (thin/burn, burn, and control) over 10 years on a mixed-conifer site in southwestern...

Wildfires Conference Series: Air Quality, Health Effects, and Smoke Management Progress 1 of 3
Apr 14, 2021 12:00 pm EDT
Part 1 of 3 - Smoke Exposures in the 2020 Western Wildfire SeasonIn the last five years, wildfires have devastated cities and caused loss of life, lasting health effects, and major property damage for many areas in Western North America. While we...

Webinar - Wildfire Wednesdays: Building Community for Better Preparedness
Apr 14, 2021 12:00 pm PDT
Sponsor: Oregon State University Extension's Forestry & Natural Resources Fire ProgramAs a member of the community, you have the power to alter the outcome of wildfire. Your actions around your home and the surrounding landscape can reduce the...

Webinar - Targeted Grazing for Fuel Breaks
Apr 14, 2021 11:00 am PDT
Part of the Great Basin Fire Science Exchange's Fuel Breaks in Sagebrush: A Multidisciplinary Webinar Series and DiscussionPat Clark, Rangeland Scientist with the USDA ARS Northwest Watershed Research Center will discuss the objectives, logistics,...

Webinar - WUI Fires in Mediterranean Europe: Current Research and Innovation Actions to Increase Communities’ Resilience
Apr 14, 2021 10:00 am EST
Sponsor: International Association for Fire Safety SciencePresenter: Elsa Pastor (UPC, Spain)

Webinar - California Fire Science Seminar Series: Wildfire Effects on Water Quantity, Water Quality, and Aquatic Ecology from Forested Headwaters to Downstream Communities
Apr 13, 2021 3:00 pm PDT
Presenter: Kevin Bladon, OSUThis online seminar series will cover the breadth of wildland fire research relevant to California and introduce researchers to new topics and research groups across the state. Topics will include fire weather, wildfire risk,...

Webinar - Overview of Recent WUI Fires in Spain
Apr 13, 2021 7:00 am PDT
Sponsor: International Association for Fire Safety SciencePresenter: Elsa Pastor (UPC, Spain)Part of the LOF&BE Webinar Series

Webinar - Incident Management and COVID-19: Lessons Learned and Remaining Challenges
Apr 12, 2021 1:00 pm MDT
Presenters:Bea Day – Incident Commander, USDA Forest ServiceSara Sweeney – Superintendent Mormon Lake Hotshots, USDA Forest ServiceStuart (Stu) Rodeffer – Logistics Section Chief Portland NIMO Team, USDA Forest ServiceThis event is part...

Webinar - At the Nexus of Wildfire & Water
Apr 8, 2021 6:00 pm MST
The 2nd evening in the Forest & Fire Learning Series will feature ongoing studies conducted by partners at Mountain Studies Institute (MSI) and Rocky Mountain Research Station (RMRS). Researchers Scott Roberts and Dr. Rhoades will share data and...

2nd San Jose State University Fire Weather Research Workshop
Apr 8, 2021 9:00 am to Apr 9, 2021 12:00 pm PDT
This is the second Fire Weather Research Workshop at San Jose State University with the aim of providing the latest information and current state-of-knowledge on fire weather research to fire management agencies, scientists, students and other...

Biochar Opportunities in the Southwest: Extension Workshop - Virtual
Apr 7, 2021 4:00 pm to Apr 9, 2021 12:00 pm MDT
Join in this multi-day learning opportunity! An interactive virtual workshop about ecosystem services and entrepreneurial opportunities using forest biochar in the Four Corner States. Click here for more information and click here to register.*...

Webinar - SCIENCE x Flood Disturbance and Erosion
Apr 7, 2021 11:00 am PDT
Sponsor: USDA Forest Service Research and DevelopmentMultiple Dimensions of Resilience in a Flood-Prone Future: Science Support for Natural Resource ManagementPresented by Keith Nislow Dirt Goes Downhill: Predicting and Mitigating Watershed Response...

Webinar - Science Gaps, Modeling, and Efficacy of Fuel Breaks
Apr 7, 2021 11:00 am PDT
Part of the Great Basin Fire Science Exchange's Fuel Breaks in Sagebrush: A Multidisciplinary Webinar Series and DiscussionDoug Shinneman, Research Ecologist with the USGS Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science Center will discuss fuel break science...

Webinar - Using Networks to Leverage Capacity to Lower Fire Risk across Boundaries
Apr 7, 2021 10:00 am MDT
Part of the Co-Management of Fire Risk Transmission (CoMFRT) webinar seriesPresenters: Max Nielsen-Pincus, Cody Evers, and Annie Schmidt

2021 Fire Environment Continuing Education Spring Webinar
Apr 7, 2021 9:00 am PDT
Join the Fire Environment Continuing Education Subcommittee for their Spring Refresher Webinar.TOPICS:• Fire Environment Poster• Fire Behavior Pocket Guide• Smoke Management Lessons Learned from 2020• Fire in the 3rd Dimension...

Improving Wildfire Management Decision-making for the Yukon Flats National Wildlife Refuge: A Workshop
Apr 7, 2021 9:00 am to Apr 9, 2021 1:00 pm AKDT
The US Fish and Wildlife Service is hosting a workshop that will feature a series of discussions with researchers, managers, tribes and adjacent landowners to improve wildfire management decision-making for the Yukon Flats National Wildlife Refuge...

Webinar - Colorado Wildfires 2020: Cameron Peak & East Troublesome Fire: Post-fire Recovery & Resilience: Long-term Outlook
Apr 6, 2021 3:00 pm MDT
Presenters: Marin Chambers, Research Associate, Colorado Forest Restoration Institute; Chuck Rhoades, Biogeochemist, USFS Rocky Mountain Research StationThis webinar is part of the Colorado Wildfires 2020 Webinar Series hosted by the Colorado State...

Webinar - California Fire Science Seminar Series: Fires and their Impacts, from Household Burning to Wildfires
Apr 6, 2021 3:00 pm PDT
Presenter: Christine Wiedenmyer, NCARThis online seminar series will cover the breadth of wildland fire research relevant to California and introduce researchers to new topics and research groups across the state. Topics will include fire weather,...

Webinar - SCIENCE x Post Disturbance Restoration Day 2
Apr 6, 2021 11:00 am PDT
Sponsor: USDA Forest Service Research and DevelopmentWhat Do We Do Now? Extending Forest Restoration to Post-Fire Management in Dry Coniferous ForestsPresented by Dave W. Peterson Fire Severity Prediction on the Stanislaus National Forest: ...

Resident HEPA Filter Programs - Community Solutions for Creating Clean Air
Apr 6, 2021 10:00 am PDT
Smoke impacts are increasing across the west. Many communities are wrangling with how to address this intrusive element, especially among sensitive and vulnerable populations.  HEPA filters are a proven mitigation tool but for many, these filters...

Webinar - Fieldwork from Afar: Using Remote Sensing Tools to Inventory Fuels and Fire Behavior
Apr 6, 2021 10:00 am PDT
Sponsor: Northwest Fire Science ConsortiumPresenter: Jim Cronan - Forester, Pacific Wildland Fire Sciences LabThe idea of using sensors to remotely measure things is not new. Aerial photos taken from hot air balloons were first proposed as a tool for...

Fire in Minnesota Ecosystems Workshop - Virtual
Apr 6, 2021 9:00 am to Apr 8, 2021 12:00 pm CST
Overview - This virtual event over three consecutive mornings will explore the broader ecological, cultural, and social importance and impacts of fire in boreal systems, through both the historical and current lenses. Discussions will address the unique...

11th Annual Northwest Climate Conference
Apr 6, 2021 (All day) to Apr 8, 2021 (All day) PDT
Save the Date!Working Together to Build a Resilient NorthwestThis NW Climate Conference will be ONLINE.Questions? Please contact either of the Program Co-Chairs:Jason Vogel, Climate Impacts GroupMatt Glazewski, Tamarack Consulting NW