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USFS Northwest and Idaho Hiring Info Session
Oct 8, 2020 5:30 pm PDT
Join forest representatives from forests in Idaho and the northwest for a virtual event to learn about 2021 seasonal positions across the region. After an overview of each forest and open positions, including tips and tricks for the hiring/USAJobs...

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,...

Northeast Regional Wildland Fire Management Tools Webinar - Advanced functionality of Wildfire Risk Assessment Portals (WRAP)
Sep 24, 2020 1:00 pm EDT
Presenter: Lowell BallardTarget Audience: Fire Supervisors, Program Managers, Planners, Analysts, Technical specialists – all interestedTopic/Description: Advanced functionality of Wildfire Risk Assessment Portals (WRAP), for informing CWPPs,...

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)

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/Workshop - LiDAR Analysis Tools for Forest Management
Jun 12, 2020 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm PDT
Workshop Hosts: Sierra Nevada Conservancy & University of Washington

Webinar - Alaska Fire Modeling and Analysis Committee Spring Updates
May 28, 2020 1:00 pm AKDT
Spring Updates from the Fire Modeling and Analysis Committee Lisa Saperstein, USFWS - Landfire and the Interagency Fuel Treatment Decision Support System Updates for Alaska.A new set of Landfire maps are planned for release in May 2021 using new...

Online: 2020 Alaska Interagency Spring Operations Meeting
Mar 23, 2020 (All day) to Mar 27, 2020 (All day) AKDT
Attend the 2020 Alaska Interagency Spring Operations Meeting OnlineMarch 23-27 See the agenda below for call in numbers for specifics days

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...

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.

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 - Finding and Using Existing Data about Landowners
Sep 26, 2019 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST
You know you need to understand your audience’s perspective before you can build programming that will meet their needs (and yours), but how do you know what they’re already doing on their land? What they think about your organization? What...

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...

Webinar - Use of Small Unmanned Aircraft on Wildfire Incidents
Dec 12, 2018 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm MST
Sponsored by Southwest Fire Science ConsortiumPresented by Mike Fontenot, Sky Fire ServicesUnmanned Aircraft, commonly called "Drones," are being used more and more for public safety, research, etc. Falling prices, rising capabilities, and a...

VIII International Conference on Forest Fire Research
Nov 9, 2018 12:00 am to Nov 16, 2018 11:00 pm Western European Summer Time
The Conference aims to provide an up to date on the developments in forest fire science and technology and an opportunity to meet persons and institutions, to promote international cooperation in this research and management area.The scope of this...

Webinar - Use and Benefits of NASA's RECOVER for Post-fire Decision Support
Sep 26, 2018 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm MDT
Sponsored by the Southwest Fire Science ConsortiumPresented by William Toombs and Keith Weber, GIS Training and Research Center, Idaho State UniversityToday's extended fire seasons and large fire footprints have prompted state and federal land-...

Webinar - Quantification of Understory Fuels in Superior National Forest Using LiDAR Data
Feb 15, 2018 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST
Sponsored by the Lake States Fire Science ConsortiumJeff IrwinUSGS Earth Resources Observation and Science Centerjrirwin@usgs.govFire is a natural part of the ecosystems in the Great Lakes region. Several factors including harvesting, insect outbreaks,...

2018 Society for Range Management Annual Meeting, Technical Training and Trade Show
Jan 28, 2018 12:00 am to Feb 2, 2018 11:00 pm PST
The theme of this year's conference is "Empowerment through Applied Science." Land managers and practitioners apply information from scientists and provide the bridge from raw science to applied science. This bridge provides the opportunity for testing,...

FireVision 20/20 - The 7th AFE International Fire Congress
Nov 28, 2017 (All day) to Dec 2, 2017 (All day) EST
The 2017 AFE International Fire Congress will offer an exciting blend of learning opportunities for fire managers, natural resource professionals, policy and administrative leaders, and the academic and research community. Presentations will feature the...

Webinar - Land Cover Maps for Fire and Land Managment
Nov 9, 2017 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm HST
Sponsored by the Pacific Fire ExchangePresented by Matthew Lucas, a Master of Science graduate of the Natural Resource and Environmental Management Dept at University of Hawaii at Manoa. His specialty is GIS, remote sensing, and landscape ecology with a...

Thesis Defense: Satellite remote sensing of active wildfires in Alaska's boreal forest
Oct 30, 2017 9:00 am to 10:00 am AKDT
Presented by Christine Waigl

Burn Mapping Processes and Tools Developed at USGS
Oct 23, 2017 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm PDT
Presented by Joshua Picotte, Fire Specialist, ASRC Federal InuTeq, contractor to USGS EROSLandsat 7 ETM+ data became free to the public nine years ago on October 1, 2008. A year later, the entire Landsat archive became freely available. The advent of 40...

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