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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...

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 AFSC Fall Fire Science Workshop
Oct 9, 2019 8:00 am to 12:00 pm AKST
In association with the Alaska Wildland Fire Coordinating Group Interagency Fall Fire Review Presentations from the Fall Fire Science Workshop: EPSCoR Boreal Fires Update Uma Bhatt, University of Alaska FairbanksManagement of Boreal Wildfires...

AWFCG Fall Fire Review
Oct 7, 2019 (All day) to Oct 11, 2019 (All day) AKDT
The theme for the 2019 Alaska Wildland Fire Coordinating Group Interagency Fall Fire Review is "Transitions And What’s Next – Information Gathering Is Rapidly Changing, Are We Changing How We Plan For And Respond To Fires?"See the...

Minnesota Wildfire Academy 2019
Jun 3, 2019 (All day) to Jun 7, 2019 (All day) CDT
The Minnesota Incident Command System (MNICS) uses the Incident Command System (ICS) to coordinate the weeklong Wildfire Academy. Under the ICS structure, the MNICS Incident Management Team (IMT) works closely with 2019 Minnesota Wildfire Academy...

6th International Fire Behavior and Fuels Conference
Apr 29, 2019 12:00 am to May 3, 2019 11:00 pm Time Zone Not Indicated
The conference theme is "Fuels of Today - Fire Behavior of Tomorrow" Understanding Fire Behavior and Fuels for Sound Decision Making and Effective ManagementThis conference will provide government and nongovernment professionals at all levels a...

Wildfires and Public Health: Lessons learned from the 2018 experience in California
Apr 17, 2019 11:45 am EDT
The memorial symposium honors Daniel J. Raskin, a highly skilled human factors investigator at the National Transportation Safety Board, a volunteer firefighter who died in the line of duty, and a tireless advocate for safety and injury prevention.Our...

WTREX 2019
Mar 18, 2019 (All day) EDT
This training goes from March 18-29, 2019.When the US fire management system was conceived in the early 1900s, women’s roles in the workforce were much different than they are now. Even today, women constitute a relatively small proportion of the...

Impacts of Wildfires on Air Quality and Health
Feb 13, 2019 (All day) to Feb 14, 2019 (All day) PST
This conference will take an encompassing look at the air quality and public health impacts from wildfires by bringing together experts in multiple disciplines to share information and proposed solutions to mitigate smoke effects. This is a unique...

2018 National Disaster Resilience Conference
Nov 7, 2018 12:00 am to Nov 9, 2018 11:00 pm EST
The 2018 National Disaster Resilience Conference that will bring together the nation's foremost voices in the disaster safety and resilience movement on November 7-9 in Clearwater Beach, FL. Keynote presentations, discussion panels, and spotlight topics...

Webinar - The Role of Communication in Knowledge Co-production
Jun 5, 2018 11:00 am to 12:00 pm PDT
Researchers and practitioners involved in knowledge co-production each use their own specialized language. An important part of successful knowledge co-production involves establishing shared terms of references. Communicating effectively and developing...

Webinar - Communicating Climate Change: CTUIR Climate Adaptation Planning and Community Outreach
May 23, 2018 11:00 am to 12:00 pm PDT
Presenter: Colleen Sanders, Climate Adaptation Planner, Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation Dept. of Natural ResourcesClimate change impacts are complicated and interrelated, and planning for adaptation requires the participation of...

AWFCG Interagency Fall Fire Review
Oct 10, 2017 (All day) to Oct 13, 2017 (All day) AKDT
Annual Alaska Wildland Fire Coordinating Group (AWFCG) Interagency Fall Fire Review

Effective Prescribed Fire Communications Workshop
May 10, 2017 10:00 am to 2:30 pm PDT
Presented by Pikes Peak Fire Learning Network.The benefits associated with prescribed fire are well known among natural resource professionals. However, studies show that the public at large is less informed. Lack of public understanding affects our...

Redding Interagency Hotshot Leadership Development Program
Apr 17, 2017 (All day) to Apr 18, 2017 (All day) PDT
Dates: Tentative start date of April 17th, 2017The Redding Interagency Hotshot Crew is one of the four developmental IHC's in the nation (Redmond IHC, Asheville IHC and Lewis and Clark IHC). The purpose is to provide an intensive, leadership...

Montana Society of American Foresters 2017 Annual Meeting
Apr 14, 2017 (All day) to Apr 15, 2017 (All day) MDT
This meeting will focus on building better relationships between natural resource professionals and journalists.

2017 Wildfire Leadership Conference
Apr 7, 2017 (All day) to Apr 9, 2017 (All day) MDT
Join wildfire professionals from around Montana at the Montana County Fire Warden's Association bi-annual conference.For conference agenda and other information, see the conference brochure.

Northeast Oklahoma TREX
Mar 13, 2017 (All day) to Mar 17, 2017 (All day) CDT
In the field, hands-on training in prescribed fire planning, preparation and implementation, along with classroom sessions on fire ecology and fireline communications, will combine to form a busy week for participants in this first TREX (training...

Burning Issue: Sparking Effective Communication about Fire
Feb 7, 2017 (All day) to Feb 8, 2017 (All day) EST
State College, PAThis event is a joint workshop by the Pennsylvania Prescribed Fire Council, the Consortium of Appalachian Fire Managers and Scientists, and the North Atlantic Fire Science Exchange. Across the East, fire managers and scientists must...

Science Talk NW
Jan 26, 2017 (All day) to Jan 27, 2017 (All day) PST
Have you ever struggled to explain why your science matters to a non-scientist? Have you ever been frustrated at the way science is covered in general media and used in policy? Have you wondered just what they're teaching about science these days?...

Beyond Hazardous Fuels: Managing Fire for Social, Economic, and Ecological Benefits
Nov 28, 2016 (All day) to Dec 3, 2016 (All day) MST
3rd Southwest Fire Ecology Conferenceheld concurrently with the1st Applied Fire Science WorkshopOn November 9, 2015 the White House convened a meeting of its Wildland Fire Science and Technology Taskforce. They issued a report calling for more effective...

Webinar - Communication under Fire: Understanding Capacity for Effective Communication during Large Scale Wildfires
Nov 18, 2016 11:00 am to 12:00 pm PST
Sponser: Northwest Fire Science Consortium Presenter: Branda Nowell, Ph.D. is a Community Psychologist and a Professor in the School of Public and International Affairs.�� She is the co-founder and director of the Firechasers research program which is...

Wildland Fire Canada 2016: Towards a Resilient Future
Oct 24, 2016 (All day) to Oct 28, 2016 (All day) PDT
Focus will be:Drivers of changeFire managementCommunitiesLandscapes

Webinar - Meeting the JFSP Data Availability Requirement
Aug 22, 2016 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm MDT
Presenters: Laurie Porth and Dave Rugg, U.S. Forest Service Research & DevelopmentHost: Southwest Fire Science ConsortiumMeeting the JFSP grant requirement for post-research data accessibility requires some planning. This webinar will review the two...

Minnesota Wildfire Academy
Jun 6, 2016 (All day) to Jun 10, 2016 (All day) CDT
Sponsored by Minnesota Incident Command System (MNICS) partners and Advanced Minnesota Fire Training. Registration deadline is May 16, 2016. Registrations received after May 16, will be charged a late fee of $50. For more information and how to register...