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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.

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...

Prescribed Fire Incident Reporting System (PFIRS) Workshop
Mar 22, 2019 10:00 am to 1:00 pm PDT
The Bay Area Prescribed Fire Council will be hosting a free to attend workshop and training on the Prescribed Fire Incident Reporting System (PFIRS).  This event will be taught by Jason Branz of the California Air Resources Board.

2019 Arizona Wildfire and Incident Management Academy
Mar 9, 2019 (All day) to Mar 15, 2019 (All day) MST
The Arizona Wildfire and Incident Management Academy was created and developed in 2002, as a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Our dedication and passion for firefighter training and safety is the foundation of our organization. Since its inception, the...

Webinar - Wildfire is a Joint Venture Enterprise
Apr 11, 2018 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
In 2017, nearly 9,000 wildfires in California burned an area the size of Delaware, including 10,800 structures, and killed at least 46 people. Wildfires in northern California alone caused approximately $11.8 billion in damage, and lingering smoke posed...

Webinar - Federal Fire Managers' Perceptions of the Importance, Scarcity and Substitutability of Suppression Resources
Dec 6, 2017 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm MST
Sponsored by the Southwest Fire Science ConsortiumPresented by Crystal Stonesifer, USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Human DimensionsA frequent prerequisite for meeting fire management objectives is the availability of key suppression...

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...

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

Webinar - The 2016 Gatlinburg Fire: Tactics, Issues, and Lessons Learned
Jun 15, 2017 11:00 am to 12:00 pm PDT
Sponsored by the California Fire Science ConsortiumPresented by Steve Roark, Area Forester for the Tennessee Division of ForestryThe November 28, 2016 wildfire at Gatlinburg, TN was the perfect storm of combined drought, high wind, and very dense and...

Webinar - Getting Ahead of the Wildfire Problem: Linking Operational Fire Response to Landscape Planning Objectives
May 17, 2017 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm MDT
Sponsored by the Southwest Fire Science ConsortiumPresented by Christopher (Kit) O'Connor, US Forest Service RMRS Human Dimension Program, Wildfire Risk Management TeamPart of the solution to dealing with the increasing complexity of wildfire...

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...

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.

Alaska Interagency Spring Fire Operations Meeting 2017
Mar 28, 2017 (All day) to Mar 31, 2017 (All day) AKDT
For the complete agenda, click HERE.

Webinar - New Tool for Future Scenario Building for Alaska Fire Managers
Feb 1, 2017 10:00 am to 11:00 am AKST
Sponsored by the Alaska Fire Science ConsortiumPresented by Courtney Schultz and Paul DuffyIn 2016, the JFSP funded an Alaska proposal - Impacts of Climate and Management Options on Wildland Fire Fighting in Alaska: Implications for Operational Costs and...

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

2016 Fall Alaska Wildland Fire Coordinating Group Interagency Fall Fire Review
Oct 11, 2016 (All day) to Oct 14, 2016 (All day) AKDT
To view the agenda for the Alaska Interagency Fall Fire Review, click HERE. Interagency Fall Fire Review Presentations:Predictive Services Season Recap Heidi Strader, Robert (Zeke) ZielWFDSS/FSPro Lessons Learned Peter Butteri, KT Pyne, Robert (Zeke)...

Webinar - From Pixels to Landscapes: Leveraging LANDFIRE for Land Management
Sep 13, 2016 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm MDT
Presenter: Randy SwatyPresented by Utah State University Forestry ExtensionLANDFIRE products have become the toolbox for large landscape management, way beyond obvious applications to do with fire and fuels. From mapping arbuscular fungi to modeling...

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...

IAWF 5th Fire Behavior and Fuels Conference
Apr 11, 2016 (All day) to Apr 15, 2016 (All day) PDT
Hosted by the International Association of Wildland Fire in conjunction with Bushfire and Natural Hazard Cooperative Research Centre and Bureau of Meteorology. The conference will be held concurrently in two locations: Portland, Oregon, USA and Melbourne...