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The Fire Problem is a Cultural Problem: Lecture
Feb 13, 2020 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm PST
A lecture byLenya Quinn-DavidsonUniversity of California, Cooperative ExtensionPart of the2020 Forest & Fire Ecology Random Lecture SeriesSponsored by the California Fire Science Consortium and the US Forest Service Pacific Southwest Region Ecology...

CARB/CAPCOA Prescribed Fire Smoke Management Training - Diamond Bar
Feb 11, 2020 8:30 am to Feb 12, 2020 2:00 pm PST
This training is for professionals working in California who manage, permit, monitor and oversee prescribed fire in a range of capacities.The training will provide attendees with an overview of the following topics:How prescribed fire is managed in...

Mojave Desert Native Plant Materials Development and Restoration Workshop
Feb 11, 2020 (All day) to Feb 13, 2020 (All day) PST
This event will provide information on current work and activities to restore native plants to the Mojave Desert, including after different disturbance events.The event is open to the public and free of charge. Organized by the Bureau of Land Management....

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 - 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...

CARB/CAPCOA Prescribed Fire Smoke Management Training - Redding
Jan 22, 2020 8:30 am to Jan 23, 2020 2:00 pm PST
This training is for professionals working in California who manage, permit, monitor and oversee prescribed fire in a range of capacities.The training will provide attendees with an overview of the following topics:How prescribed fire is managed in...

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...

41st Annual Forest Vegetation Management Conference
Jan 14, 2020 (All day) to Jan 16, 2020 (All day) PST
The Forest Vegetation Management Conference (FVMC) is a nonprofit organization formed by professionals in the forest vegetation management field to establish a forum for the exchange of techniques, methodology, and research through periodic meetings....

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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Prescribed Fire on Private Lands Workshop - Chico State
Dec 13, 2019 (All day) PST
This one day classroom/field trip workshop will be held in conjunction California State University's Big Creek Ecological Reserve.The registration fee is $30. Space is limited.

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: https://uidaho.zoom.us/j/851901227

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...

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...