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Webinar - Residential and Community Strategies to Prevent Wildland Fire Smoke Exposures
January 16, 2019 2:00 pm PST

Sponsored by the North Atlantic Fire Science ExchangeWildfires create significant smoke impacts to communities near and downwind of the wildfire events.  This webinar will provide a discussion on ways to prevent wildfire smoke exposures, including...


Rangeland Summit: Preventing Catastrophic Wildfire in California - The Role for Livestock Grazing
Cabral Agriculture Center
January 15, 2019 9:00 am to 3:30 pm PST

Co-sponsored by the the California Rangeland Conservation Coalition and University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources. Highlights include:Cattle Grazing to Manage Brush – Lynn Huntsinger, Rustici Chair, UC BerkeleyFire risk increasing...


How to Use Prescribed Fire for Wildlife and Livestock
Noble Research Institute Coffey Ranch
January 15, 2019 8:30 am to 3:00 pm PST

Prescribed fire is a natural process in the Southern Great Plains, where the landscape evolved under fire and grazing. Fire can improve wildlife habitat, reduce woody plants, remove thatch, and improve forage quality and quantity for livestock.During this...


14th Annual Winter Weed Conference
Bristlecone Convention Center
January 9, 2019 (All day) to January 10, 2019 (All day)

Visit the website for more details as they become available.


Certified Prescribed Fire Manager Training - Columbia, South Carolina
Columbia, SC
January 9, 2019 (All day)

The South Carolina Forestry Commission is offering training for individuals seeking to become Certified Prescribed Fire Managers. Certification can reduce the liability for those conducting outdoor burning. Three classes are being offered:November 7, 2018...


RX-410 Smoke Management Techniques Course
MIFC Training Center
January 7, 2019 (All day) to January 11, 2019 (All day)

Course Description: This course leads students through the ecological and historical role of fire, characteristics of smoke and the health, safety and visibility impacts of smoke. Other topics include public relations, legal requirements, meteorology,...


Prescribed Fire Training Center January 2019 Session
January 6, 2019 12:00 am to 11:00 pm PST

Session Dates: January 6-25, 2019.The National Interagency Prescribed Fire Training Center (PFTC), located in Tallahassee, Florida, is an entity designed to give individuals an opportunity to increase their prescribed fire practitioner skills. The 20-day...


WAFWA Mid-Winter Meeting
JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass
January 3, 2019 12:00 am PST to January 6, 2019 11:00 pm PST

A preliminary conference schedule and registration pricing will be posted soon. Registration will open in early Fall. Check the website above for the latest information.


Webinar - Don't Fear the Fire - Using Prescribed Fire to Build Resilience to Drought and Beetles
December 19, 2018 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm PST

Presenters:Dr. David Coyle, Clemson UniversityDr. Joe O'Brien, U.S. Forest Service Southern Research StationSome forest managers have had concerns that prescribed burning after drought will stress mature pines, and increase their susceptibility to...


OK-FIRE Workshop (Stillwater)
December 13, 2018 9:30 am to 4:30 pm PST

Workshops will consist of 6 hours of training (with an hour break for lunch) from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  They will be led by Dr. J. D. Carlson, OSU fire meteorologist and OK-FIRE program manager, and consist of a combination of presentations and lab...


Webinar - Landowner Attitudes toward Prescribed Fire on the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest
December 12, 2018 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm PST

Sponsored by: Lake States Fire Science ConsortiumPresented by: Kristin Floress, Research Social Scientist, USDA Forest Service, People & Their Environments, Northern Research StationWhile most large-scale and catastrophic fires are in the western U.S...


Webinar - Use of Small Unmanned Aircraft on Wildfire Incidents
December 12, 2018 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm PST

Sponsored by Southwest Fire Science ConsortiumPresented by Mike Fontenot, Sky Fire ServicesUnmanned Aircraft, commonly called "Drones," are being used more and more for public safety, research, etc. Falling prices, rising capabilities, and a...


Sustainable Solutions for Soil Erosion and Sediment Control
Orange County Great Park
December 12, 2018 (All day) to December 13, 2018 (All day)

This Master Class will cover some of the fundamental subjects on which an applicant for Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC) needs to refresh his or her knowledge. The course also includes advanced topics on Erosion Control...


Webinar - If You Want Something to Die, Make it be Still: Pyric Herbivory Promotes Pollinator Diversity
December 11, 2018 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm PST

Sponsored by the Oak Woodlands & Forests Fire ConsortiumPresented by Dr. Shelly Wiggam, Kansas State UniversityAbstract: Fire created and maintains grasslands around the world, with the pattern and processes in these systems maintained by fire...


American Geophysical Union (AGU) Annual Meeting
December 10, 2018 12:00 am PST to December 14, 2018 11:00 pm PST

The AGU Fall Meeting 2018 will mark another dynamic year of discovery in Earth and space science, serve as the advent of AGU's Centennial year, and provide a special opportunity to share our science with world leaders in Washington, D.C. As the largest...


15th Wildland Fire Safety Summit/5th Human Dimensions Conference
Renaissance Asheville Hotel
December 10, 2018 12:00 am PST to December 14, 2018 11:00 pm PST

The theme of this years event is Rethinking the Global Wildfire Problem: Are we focusing on the right problems and right solutions?


Glycemic Index as Fireline Meals: A Useful Indicator of Quality
University of Idaho, CRN Building, Room 19A
December 7, 2018 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm PST

Final PresentationBenjamin McLane, Master of Natural Resources StudentMajor Professor: Dr. Penelope Morgan


OK-FIRE Workshop (Duncan)
December 6, 2018 9:30 am to 4:30 pm PST

Workshops will consist of 6 hours of training (with an hour break for lunch) from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  They will be led by Dr. J. D. Carlson, OSU fire meteorologist and OK-FIRE program manager, and consist of a combination of presentations and lab...


Nebraska Prescribed Fire Conference
Holiday Inn & Convention Center Kearney
December 6, 2018 9:00 am to 4:00 pm PST

You are invited to attend the 6th Annual Nebraska Prescribed Fire Conference. The conference aims to bring landowners and fire professionals together to facilitate the discussion of challenges and successes associated with prescribed burning. The all-day...


Webinar - Toward an Understanding of how Indirect Effects of Fire May Affect Management Outcomes
December 4, 2018 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm PST

Sponsored by the Oak Woodlands & Forests Fire ConsortiumPresented by Dr. Marcus Lashley, Mississippi State UniversityCLICK HERE TO ATTENDWe as fire enthusiast commonly think of fire as a management tool that can be used to decrease fuel loads, or...


Georgia Prescribed Fire Certification
University of Georgia
December 4, 2018 12:00 am PST to December 5, 2018 11:00 pm PST

The Georgia Forestry Commission offers a certification program for those who practice prescribed burning. Applicants may attend one of several training sessions scheduled throughout the year where they will receive a comprehensive study manual and...


7th National Grazing Lands Conference
Peppermill
December 2, 2018 12:00 am PST to December 5, 2018 11:00 pm PST

The National Grazing Lands Coalition's Board of Directors are hosting a 7th National Grazing Lands Conference.The 7th National Grazing Lands Conference will provide:A forum for discussion and exchange of information and technology.An opportunity to...


Webinar - Lessons Learned from Hosting Learn-n-Burn Events
November 29, 2018 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm PST

Presenter:Jennifer Fawcett, North Carolina State University and SERPPASWebinar Description: "Learn and Burn" workshops are an excellent way for private landowners and others to gain hands-on burning experience and knowledge from expert mentors....


Webinar - Sharp-tailed Grouse Reintroduction at Moquah Barrens
November 29, 2018 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm PST

Sponsored by: Lake States Fire Science ConsortiumPresented by: Brian Heeringa, Wildlife Biologist, Washburn District, Chequamegon-Nicolet National ForestsAbstract coming soon....CONNECT to WEBINAR(No registration or passcode needed - please choose "...


Webinar - Prescribed Fire Policy Barriers: Findings from a JFSP Project on Challenges and Strategies on Federal Lands across the West
November 29, 2018 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm PST

USU Forestry Extension and the Southern Rockies Science Network present this special webinar:Prescribed fire is an essential management tool for restoring and maintaining fire-dependent ecosystems; however, land managers are unable to apply prescribed...