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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,...

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...

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:

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 - 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...

NWCG Smoke Managers Subcommittee Call
Nov 12, 2019 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...

Society for Ecological Restoration Annual Conference
Nov 8, 2019 (All day) to Nov 10, 2019 (All day) MDT
The SER Southwest (SW) Chapter was formed in 2011 to facilitate communication and encourage coordination amongst land managers, researchers, and restorationists working in the southwestern United States, where minimal and variable precipitation presents...

Webinar - Better Stories, Bigger Impact: How Scientists Can Engage Effectively with the Media to Share Their Science
Nov 5, 2019 11:00 am to 12:00 pm PST
More than ever, scientists are being asked to explain how their research is relevant to society and decision-making. This often requires them to navigate interactions with the media. In this webinar, journalist and scientist Dr. Julia Rosen will share...

Society of American Foresters National Convention
Oct 30, 2019 (All day) to Nov 3, 2019 (All day) EDT
From cellulosic nanotech to cross-laminated timbers and mass plywood, wood-based products are rapidly evolving and impacting our lives for the better. Today, in light of increasing global demands for wood fiber, as well as the ongoing loss of fiber to...

CenSARA National Regional Haze Meeting
Oct 28, 2019 (All day) to Oct 30, 2019 (All day) CDT
Central State Air Resource Agencies (CenSARA) meeting addressing the EPA's Regional Haze Rule.

National Wilderness Stewardship Alliance Workshop
Oct 23, 2019 (All day) to Oct 26, 2019 (All day) PDT
NWSA hosts annual workshops in partnership with other wilderness stewardship organizations and land management agencies. The conferences/workshops provide a great way for stewardship groups around the country to connect with each other and with key...

3rd Annual National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy Workshop
Oct 21, 2019 (All day) to Oct 24, 2019 (All day) EDT
The International Association of Wildland Fire is presenting this workshop in partnership with the Wildland Fire Leadership Council (WFLC) and the Western, Southeast and Northeast Regional Strategy Committees.

2019 National Wildland Fire Conference
Oct 18, 2019 (All day) to Oct 20, 2019 (All day) CDT
This conference was the brainchild of renowned plaintiff attorney Ken Roye. Ken's vision was to create a neutral and informative forum for lawyers, experts and others to share their experiences and collaborate in improving how justice is done in...

American Association of Aerosol Research (AAAR) Annual Conference, Special Symposium: Biomass Combustion: Emissions, Chemistry, Air Quality, Climate, and Human Health
Oct 14, 2019 (All day) to Oct 18, 2019 (All day) PDT
The 2019 Conference will feature a full slate of tutorials on Monday covering a wide range of aerosol science topics including the popular "Hands-on Aerosol Instrumentation Design and Measurement" tutorial. The technical program will feature...