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Forest Health in Oregon: State of the State 2020
Feb 26, 2020 (All day) to Feb 27, 2020 (All day) PST
The biennial Forest Health in Oregon conference and scientific update is a great opportunity to hear from researchers and members of the forestry community about the current condition of Oregon’s forests, forest health trends, challenges, current...

Webinar - Boundary-Spanning for Collective Action: Managing Wildfire Risk in the West
Feb 25, 2020 12:00 pm MST
Co-sponsored by: Oregon State University, Colorado State University, Environmental Workforce Partnership, Oregon State University Forestry & Natural Resources Extension, Colorado Forest Restoration Institute, Joint Fire Science Program.Presented by:...

California Society of American Foresters: 2020 Winter Meeting
Feb 21, 2020 (All day) to Feb 22, 2020 (All day) PST
During the 2019 Winter Meeting the California Society of American Forestersexplored the theme: The State of California is Burning: Is This Our Future?  At the meeting, many good ideas were shared, with the need to adjust the 'pace and scale...

Webinar - A Spatial Analysis of Structure Loss and Survival Resulting from the 2018 Camp Fire in Paradise, California
Feb 19, 2020 12:00 pm MST
Presenter: Dr. Austin Troy, University of Colorado DenverSponsors: Southwest Fire Science Consortium and California Fire Science ConsortiumThis presentation summarizes recent research conducted on patterns of property loss during the Camp Fire in...

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...

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....

Southern Area Engine Academy
Jan 11, 2020 (All day) to Jan 17, 2020 (All day) EST
The Southern Area Engine Academy is an inter-agency supported course targeting supervisors and crew personnel responsible for initial attack and tactical decision-making in the suppression of wildfires and the management of prescribed fires.  ...

ESRI Decision-Support Tools for Wildland Fire Management
Dec 3, 2019 (All day) to Dec 5, 2019 (All day) EST
This wildly successful training will be held again this year in cooperation with the Northeastern Forest Fire Protection Compact in early December. This is a three day training covering the following topics:Tuesday: ESRI Mobile Applications for Wildland...

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...

Wildland Fire Canada 2019 Conference: New paths, New partnerships
Nov 18, 2019 (All day) to Nov 21, 2019 (All day) EDT
The theme of the Wildland Fire Canada 2019 Conference is new paths, new partnerships. Theme topics include:Collaborative strategies and shared learning: focuses on local, regional and national collaborations in wildfire research, strategic planning, and...

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...

2019 Great Plains Wildfire Prevention Workshop
Nov 12, 2019 (All day) to Nov 14, 2019 (All day) MST
The goal of this workshop is to enhance awareness of wildfire prevention and mitigation programs. This event will showcase national and regional Prevention and Mitigation efforts and materials, related vendors, consultants and exhibitors. Check the...

Big Box (Biochar) Kiln Demonstration
Nov 8, 2019 11:00 am to 1:00 pm MST
An introduction to the use of specially-designed, large capacity containers that can produce (lots of) biochar, a carbon-rich soil amendment.

Learn and Burn - Hands-on Slash Burning Workshop
Nov 4, 2019 9:00 am to 5:00 pm PST
Managing with fire safely starts with you. We'll start the morning indoors learning about fire and building a great pile, then in the afternoon we will burn some piles together.

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...

Landscaping for Fire Prevention
Oct 16, 2019 9:00 am to 12:00 pm PST
Forest fires are a fact of life in the Inland Northwest. Homes located on forested lands (the "wildland interface") can be at high risk from forest fires. Rural homeowners can lessen that risk if they modify their houses and landscapes to make...

ROI Carbonator 500 Demonstration
Oct 11, 2019 9:00 am to 1:00 pm CDT
The mobile and stationary CARBONATOR is the most advanced, cost-effective and environment-friendly wood debris conversion system ever built. Wood and other suitable biomass is converted into a high quality Biochar at high throughput rates, utilizing the...

Women in Wildland Fire Boot Camp 2019
Oct 11, 2019 (All day) to Oct 13, 2019 (All day), Oct 18, 2019 (All day) to Oct 20, 2019 (All day) PDT
The intent of the Boot Camp is to deliver basic firefighting training and an introduction to fire culture.Individuals completing this training will be provided opportunities to apply for seasonal employment. You will be positioned to apply for seasonal...

Webinar - Moving Mitigation Forward: The Past, Present, and Future of Hazard Mitigation Assistance
Oct 8, 2019 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST
Speaker: Eric Letvin, Deputy Assistant Administrator for Mitigation, Federal Emergency Management AgencyWebinar Description: This webinar will take a close look at FEMA’s Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) program and the next...

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...

Webinar - Fire and Erosion (in Hawaii)
Sep 24, 2019 10:00 am to 11:00 am HST
Presenters:Clay Trauernicht, fire scientist, University of Hawai`i at Manoa, College of Tropical Agriculture and Human ResourcesWillie Rice, forester with Forest Solutions, Inc.Jack Minassian, chair of Fire Science, University of Hawai`i,...

Univ. Idaho Job Info Session on Wildland Firefighter and Forester Positions
Sep 17, 2019 6:00 pm PDT
Join the Student Association for Fire Ecology (SAFE) and Society of American Foresters (SAF) for an informational meeting on the hiring process for federal land management agencies. Bring a laptop! A U.S. Forest Service representative and experienced...

San Juan 2019 Prescribed Fire Training Exchange (TREX)
Sep 10, 2019 (All day) MDT
This training runs from September 10 - September 24, 2019.Participants will serve in qualified and trainee firefighting positions on a burn team and will assist with preparing, scouting, briefing, igniting, holding, moping-up, and patrolling controlled...