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Webinar - Using Innovative Approaches to Enhance Ecosystem Health
Feb 20, 2020 1:00 pm EST
Find out about Innovative Extension Programming! Speakers include:• Andrea Lorek Strauss, University of Minnesota (Video)• Megan Weber, University of Minnesota (3-D printing)• David Coyle, Clemson University (Social media)Extension...

Global Fire Monitoring from Space
Feb 19, 2020 11:30 am PST
Presenter: Dr. Luigi Boschetti - Professor of Remote Sensing, University of IdahoPart of the University of Idaho, College of Natural Resources, Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences' Spring 2020 Seminar Series.

Society for Range Management Annual Meeting
Feb 16, 2020 (All day) to Feb 20, 2020 (All day) MDT
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Interagency Fuel Treatment Decision Support System Workshop
Feb 6, 2020 8:30 am to 5:00 pm EST
IFTDSS is a simple and intuitive interface that provides the ability to model fire behavior across an area of interest under a variety of weather conditions and easily generate downloadable maps, graphs, and tables of model results. IFTDSS hosts a...

Webinar - An Introduction to the New U.S. National Fire Danger Rating
Feb 5, 2020 11:00 am MST
Sponsored by the Northern Rockies Fire Science NetworkMatt Jolly, Research Ecologist (USDA Forest Service Rocky Mountain Research Station) will present the structure and function of the current version of the US National Fire Danger Rating System,...

2020 Oregon Fire Prevention Workshop
Feb 4, 2020 1:00 pm to Feb 6, 2020 12:00 pm PST
The workshop will provide structural and wildland fire prevention educational sessions, networking opportunities, and more. The sessions include:Camp Fire (Paradise, CA) PanelWildfire Ignition by Firearms and Exploding TargetsEnhanced Smoke Alarms and...

Webinar - Effects of Scale on Remote Sensing Assessments of Burn Severity in a Ponderosa Pine Forest
Feb 4, 2020 1:00 pm PST
Sponsored by the Northwest Fire Science ConsortiumPresented by Jessie Dodge, University of IdahoThis study sought to evaluate the effect of spatial scale in remotely assessing ground cover components measured one-year after the 2007 Egley Fire Complex of...

Webinar - New Findings on Policy Barriers and Opportunities: Strategies for Increasing Prescribed Fire Application on Federal Lands from Western Case Studies
Jan 27, 2020 1:00 pm PST
Sponsored by the Northwest Fire Science Consortium and Southern Rockies Fire Science NetworkPresented by Courtney Schultz, associate professor of forest and natural resource policy at Colorado State University and director of the Public Lands Policy...

Webinar - PODs in Strategic Wildfire Risk Planning: Applications, Lessons Learned, and Future Directions
Jan 22, 2020 12:00 pm MST
Presented by: C.D. O’Connor, Ecologist, Rocky Mountain Research Station Human Dimensions ProgramSponsored by: Southwest Fire Science ConsortiumWildfire is one of the most contentious subjects affecting land managers, land owners, and the...

Webinar - FlamMap 6.0
Jan 22, 2020 11:00 am MST
Hosted by the Northern Rockies Fire Science NetworkPresented by Chuck McHugh, Fire Spatial Analyst with the USDA Forest Service Rocky Mountain Research StationThis webinar will provide an introduction and overview of the FlamMap modeling system and its...

NWCG Smoke Managers Subcommittee Call
Jan 21, 2020 10:00 am MST
Smoke Managers Subcommittee is a collection of land and air quality managers from across North America interested in working together to facilitate an increase in prescribed burning while minimizing air quality impacts.  All interested persons are...

Rural Voices for Conservation Coalition's 16th Annual Meeting
Jan 14, 2020 (All day) to Jan 16, 2020 (All day) PST
The Rural Voices for Conservation Coalition's Annual Meeting provides an opportunity for participants to connect, engage, inspire, and develop solutions with partners working on community-based conservation and rural economic development across the...

RX510 and M580 Courses
Jan 13, 2020 (All day) to Jan 17, 2020 (All day) MST
National Advanced Fire & Resource Institute (NAFRI) partners with the National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG) and Course Development Sub Committees, comprised of subject matter experts, to manage and deliver graduate school level curriculums.RX-...

Webinar - Winter Isn’t Coming. Prepare for the Pyrocene
Jan 9, 2020 1:00 pm PST
Sponsored by the Northwest Fire Science ConsortiumPresented by Stephen Pyne, emeritus professor at Arizona State UniversityHumanity’s fire practices are creating the fire equivalent of an ice age. Our shift from burning living landscapes to burning...

Western Assoc of Fish and Wildlife Agencies' Mid-Winter Meeting 2019
Jan 9, 2020 (All day) to Jan 12, 2020 (All day) PDT
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Webinar - IFTDSS Landscape Burn Probability Model
Dec 12, 2019 2:00 pm MST
An overview of the Landscape Burn Probability Model - learn how this model can be applied to your work

AGU Fall Meeting
Dec 9, 2019 (All day) to Dec 13, 2019 (All day) PST
Fall Meeting is the largest international Earth and space science meeting in the world. After two dynamic meetings in New Orleans and Washington, D.C., the AGU returns to the Moscone Center in San Francisco to celebrate the past and inspire the future...

Dissertation Defense: Evaluation of Contributing Factors to Wildland Firefighter Fatalities in the United States
Dec 6, 2019 1:00 pm PST
Lynn Wendt, doctoral candidate in Environmental Science at the University of Idaho, will defend her dissertation.Major Professor: Dr. Haiyan ZhaoZoom Link:

Thesis Defense: Stand Structure and Understory Diversity in Restored Western White Pine Stands
Dec 6, 2019 9:00 am PST
Presenter: Brooke Durnin, MS Candidate, University of Idaho, College of Natural ResourcesMajor Professor: Dr. Andrew Nelson

Webinar - The North American Wildland Fuels Database (NAWFD): Improved Information on Fuel Loading for Fire and Smoke Modeling in Research and Operations
Dec 3, 2019 11:00 am AKST
Presented by Nancy HF French, Susan Prichard, Maureen Kennedy, and Michael BillmireMichigan Tech Research Institute and University of WashingtonThe JFSP has supported the development of a new resource for defining fuel loading across the variable...

Dissertation Defense: Spatio-Temporal Variability of Wildfires and Their Climate Drivers from Continental to Global Scale
Nov 22, 2019 1:00 pm PST
Maria Zubkova, doctoral candidate in Natural Resources at the University of Idaho, will defend her dissertation.Major Professor: Dr. Luigi Boschetti

2019 Forest Inventory and Analysis (FIA) Stakeholders Science Meeting
Nov 19, 2019 (All day) to Nov 21, 2019 (All day) EST
The US Forest Service, Forest Inventory and Analysis (FIA) Program along with its partner NCASI is pleased to announce the 2019 FIA Stakeholders Science Meeting. The Stakeholders Science Meeting brings together international forest scientists, managers,...

8th International Fire Ecology and Management Congress
Nov 18, 2019 12:00 am to Nov 22, 2019 11:00 pm MST
Join the Association for Fire Ecology and the Southwest Fire Science Consortium for the 8th International Fire Ecology and Management Congress. The Congress will expand the ecological concept of pyrodiversity to explore interconnectedness among a variety...

Webinar - Assessment of Community Wildfire Protection Plans in Arizona and the Western U.S.
Nov 13, 2019 12:00 pm MST
Presenter: Melanie Colavito, Ecological Restoration Institute, Northern Arizona UniversitySponsor: Southwest Fire Science ConsortiumOne mechanism with which communities-at-risk from wildfire have addressed planning and adaptation to wildfire are...

Webinar - Disaster Spending and Mitigation: A State-by-State Story
Nov 12, 2019 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST
Speaker: Colin Foard, Associate Manager, Fiscal Federalism, The Pew Charitable TrustsWebinar Description: This webinar will provide an overview of The Pew Charitable Trusts' recent work on natural disaster spending. Remarks will focus on how all...