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Prescribed Fire Planning Workshop - Stillwater
Feb 15, 2020 8:30 am to 3:30 pm CST
Please RSVP by Feb. 10 to Brandon Boughen, 405.282.3331, brandon.boughen@okstate.eduorJohn Weir, 405-744-5442, john.weir@okstate.edu

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...

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...

Sixth Annual Burning Issues Workshop and Michigan Prescribed Fire Council Annual Meeting
Feb 4, 2020 (All day) to Feb 5, 2020 (All day) EST
This annual wildland fire workshop is designed to enable land managers, researchers, resource specialists, biologists, ecologists and fire practitioners an opportunity to hear and learn from different areas of expertise in a format designed to identify...

Webinar - New Findings on Policy Barriers and Opportunities: Strategies for Increasing Prescribed Fire Application on Federal Lands from Western Case Studies
Jan 27, 2020 1:00 pm PST
Sponsored by the Northwest Fire Science Consortium and Southern Rockies Fire Science NetworkPresented by Courtney Schultz, associate professor of forest and natural resource policy at Colorado State University and director of the Public Lands Policy...

Advanced Prescribed Fire Workshop - Johnstown, NE
Jan 24, 2020 10:00 am to 3:00 pm CST
Burn Plan Writing — Learn the different components of a prescribed burn plan and how to develop your plan to maximize safety and effectiveness during your prescribed fire.

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...

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...

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-...

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.

OK-FIRE Fall Workshop: Stillwater
Dec 12, 2019 9:30 am to 4:30 pm CST
OK-FIRE is pleased to announce its fall schedule of training. Workshops will consist of 6 hours of training (with an hour break for lunch) from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. They will be led by Dr. J. D. Carlson, OSU fire meteorologist and OK-FIRE program...

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...

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...

Webinar - Complex System Dysfunction: Planning for Oak, but not Burning for Oak
Nov 21, 2019 1:00 pm CST
Presenter: Chris Hoving, Adaptation Specialist, Michigan DNR, Boone and Crockett Fellow, Michigan State UniversitySponsor: Lake States Fire Science ConsortiumOn state game areas in Michigan, oak forests and savanna are highly valued by managers and...

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...

OK-FIRE Fall Workshop: Durant
Nov 14, 2019 9:30 am to 4:30 pm CST
OK-FIRE is pleased to announce its fall schedule of training. Workshops will consist of 6 hours of training (with an hour break for lunch) from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. They will be led by Dr. J. D. Carlson, OSU fire meteorologist and OK-FIRE program...

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...

Seminar - Land Surface Modeling and Assimilation of SMAP Soil Moisture
Nov 7, 2019 3:00 pm AKST
Presented by Dr. Clay Blankenship, Universities Space Research Association (USRA)/NASA Short-Term Prediction Research and Transition (SPORT)Soil moisture is a critical variable for agriculture and for predicting fire risk, and monitoring drought and...

Washington Forest Collaborative Summit
Nov 6, 2019 (All day) to Nov 7, 2019 (All day) PST
Objectives for Summit:Networking and EducationEnhance the ability of collaborative partners and agencies to work togetherShare forest collaborative innovations and lessons learnedArticulate role of collaboratives in Shared Stewardship Investment Strategy

Prescribed Fire on Private Lands Workshop - Shaver Lake, CA
Nov 5, 2019 (All day) to Nov 6, 2019 (All day) PST
This two-day workshop is being held in conjunction with the Southern Sierra Prescribed Fire Council annual meeting on November 6th/7th. The first day will consist of classroom lecture, instruction, and exercises. The second day will include a field...

Smoke Management Techniques (RX-410)
Nov 4, 2019 (All day) to Nov 8, 2019 (All day) EST
This course leads students through the ecological and historical role of fire, characteristics of smoke and the health, safety and visibility impacts of smoke. Other topics include public relations, legal requirements, meteorology, fuel...