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Webinar - Wildfires and Resulting Impacts to Water Bodies Used as Drinking Water Sources
Sep 29, 2020 11:00 am to 12:30 pm PDT
The Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Research and Development and Office of Water host a monthly webinar series to discuss challenges and treatment solutions for small drinking water systems and communicate current small drinking water...

Northeast Regional Wildland Fire Management Tools Webinar - Tools for using LANDFIRE Data and Feedback
Sep 29, 2020 10:00 am EDT
Target Audience: Planners, Analysts, Technical specialists, IT specialistsTopic/Description:Tools for using LANDFIRE data and submitting feedbackSubmitting data to LANDFIRE

Northeast Regional Wildland Fire Management Tools Webinar - Fire Reporting Overview / Fire Occurrence Reporting Tools
Sep 25, 2020 10:00 am EDT
Presenters: Dave Celino, BJ GlesenerTarget Audience: Fire Supervisors, Program Managers, Planners, Analysts, Technical specialists – all interested Topic/Description:Fire Reporting Overview / Fire occurrence reporting toolsINFORM (Inspector,...

Webinar - Efficacy of Post-fire Treatments
Sep 24, 2020 1:00 pm MDT
Part of the After the Flames webinar series.Presented by Pete Robichaud, Research Engineer with the Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station

Northeast Regional Wildland Fire Management Tools Webinar - Northeastern Area Quantitative Wildfire Risk Assessment (QWRA) Overview and Status
Sep 24, 2020 10:00 am EDT
Presenter: Brian SchafflerTarget Audience: Fire Supervisors, Program Managers, Planners, Analysts, Technical specialists – all interestedTopic/Description: Northeastern Area Quantitative Wildfire Risk Assessment (QWRA) overview and status /...

Impact of Wildfires in the United States on Reforestation Efforts (virtual session)
Sep 23, 2020 6:15 pm Central European Summer Time
As of mid-September 2020, forest fires across the West Coast of the United States had burned down 5 million acres of forests, destroying communities and producing some of the worst air quality on the planet. How can this disaster spur reforestation...

Webinar - 5 Steps to Creating Effective Defensible Space
Sep 22, 2020 11:30 am PDT
Living With Fire Program Manager, Jamie Roice-Gomes and Outreach Coordinator, Megan Kay will discuss creating effective defensible space.

Northeast Regional Wildland Fire Management Tools Webinar - LANDFIRE Application Examples (Great Lakes)
Sep 22, 2020 10:00 am EDT
Presenter: Robert (Zeke) ZielTarget Audience: Planners, Analysts, Program managers and specialistsTopic/Description: LANDFIRE application examples (Great Lakes)

Postponed until 2021 - 3rd Great Plains Fire Summit
Sep 22, 2020 (All day) to Sep 24, 2020 (All day) CST
Postponed until 2021 due to COVID-19 ConcernsInformation will be added when available.

Northeast Regional Wildland Fire Management Tools Webinar - What is LANDFIRE and Why is it Important?
Sep 21, 2020 1:00 pm EDT
Presenters: Henry Bastian, Frank FayTarget Audience: Fire Supervisors, Program Managers, all interestedTopic/Description:What is LANDFIRE and why is it importantWhat is LANDFIRE, why is it important, how is it used (and NOT used) in funding...

Webinar - AFE Certification: Question and Answer Session
Sep 15, 2020 10:00 am MDT
Want to get AFE certified? Wondering which certification is a best fit for you? Have questions about the minimum education or experience requirements?Join them September 15 at 10am MDT to get your questions answered! Members of the Certification...

NAFSE Prescribed Fire Science Workshop Webinar Series - 3-day Intensive Virtual Workshop
Sep 15, 2020 (All day) to Sep 17, 2020 (All day) EDT
SYNOPSISThe Prescribed Fire Science Workshop is a series of virtual events, trainings, and networking opportunities that will connect fire scientists and land managers with the goal of increasing the pace and scale of prescribed burning in the...

How to Optimize Fire Education Courses for a Virtual Environment - Virtual Workshop
Sep 10, 2020 9:00 am to 11:30 am EDT
Sponsored by the North Atlantic Fire Science ExchangeIn a pandemic environment, remote learning is becoming a necessity for NWCG (National Wildfire Coordinating Group) courses. To help keep firefighters fireline-ready, instructors need to adapt...

Webinar - Resilience in National Forest Planning
Sep 9, 2020 12:00 pm MDT
Sponsor: Southwest Fire Science ConsortiumPresenter: Jesse Abrams, University of GeorgiaRecent policies including the Cohesive Strategy and the 2012 NFMA planning rule emphasize restoration of landscape resilience as a way forward for living with fire on...

Prescribed Fire Field Day - Kellyville, OK
Aug 29, 2020 (All day) CDT
No cost to attend, RSVP required by August 24.Call (319) 400-6432 or emaileelliott@pheasantsforever.org to RSVP

Webinar - Northern Bobwhites and Fire: A Perfect Match
Aug 20, 2020 1:00 pm EDT
A free one hour webinar from the Southern Fire Exchange, University of Georgia, National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative, Working Lands for Wildlife, Quail Forever, East Gulf Coastal Plain Joint Venture and the University of Florida.1 hr. Cat. 1 Society...

Webinar - Sharing Science & Lessons Learned: COVID-19 & Wildfire
Aug 19, 2020 12:00 pm MDT
Sponsored by the Southwest Fire Science ConsortiumAs COVID-19 cases and wildland fire activity increase across the country, wildland fire personnel are looking for ways to quickly identify cases and prevent the spread of the disease on the fireline. The...

Prescribed Fire Science Workshop Webinar Series - How-to Webinar
Aug 13, 2020 2:00 pm EDT
SYNOPSISThe Prescribed Fire Science Workshop is a series of virtual events, trainings, and networking opportunities that will connect fire scientists and land managers with the goal of increasing the pace and scale of prescribed burning in the...

Webinar - COVID-19 and Field Work Peer Learning Session
Aug 13, 2020 11:00 am PDT
In June, the National Forest Foundation convened a virtual peer learning session focused on COVID-19 and fieldwork on National Forest System lands. They joined many of their colleagues and partners from around the country to discuss early-season...

ESA Annual Virtual Meeting - Harnessing the Ecological Data Revolution
Aug 3, 2020 (All day) to Aug 6, 2020 (All day) PDT
ESA will be holding a totally virtual Annual Meeting this year from August 3–6 in response to the pandemic. The virtual meeting will provide four days of inspiration and community, an opportunity to focus on your research and your career, and a way...

Webinar - Fighting Fire with Fire: Rx Fire Toolbox to Combat Identified Social Barriers
Jul 27, 2020 9:00 am CDT
This online workshop will summarize the research findings from the Joint Fire Science Program grant: “Fighting Wildfire with Prescribed Burning in the Southern Great Plains: Social and Regulatory Barriers and Facilitators” led by project PI...

NWCG Smoke Managers Subcommittee Call
Jul 24, 2020 9:00 am PDT
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...

Webinar - Low-Severity Fires Protect Carbon Stores in Global Peatlands
Jul 23, 2020 1:00 pm EDT
A free one hour webinar from Duke University, the Southern Fire Exchange, NC State University, and the University of Florida.Presenter:Neal Flanagan, Ph.D., Duke UniversityWebinar Description:Severe wildfires can cause smoldering ground fires that...

Webinar - Restoring Resilient Ecosystems, Communities, and Economies in Complex Terrain: the Western Klamath Restoration Partnership
Jul 23, 2020 12:00 pm PDT
The Western Klamath Restoration Partnership (WKRP) has been working to maintain resilient Klamath ecosystems, communities, and economies guided by cultural and contemporary knowledge. Four decades of all too frequent megafires have greatly impacted...

Webinar - Moving to Virtual Programs, a Discussion with Natural Resource Professionals
Jul 22, 2020 1:00 pm EDT
Host: NC State University Extension ForestryPresenters: Angie Gupta, University of Minnesota, Dr. Robert Bardon, NC State University, Shan Cammack, Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Laurel Kays, NC State University, Mikel Robinson, International...