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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...

Webinar - Lyme Disease Ecology: Working to Understand Lyme Ecology in a newly Emerging Hot Spot and Implications for Beyond
Feb 7, 2020 11:00 am EST
Presenter: Dr. Elizabeth Gleim, Hollins University in VirginiaCoponsors: North Atlantic Fire Science Exchange and Consortium for Appalachian Fire Managers and ScientistsLyme disease is the most common vector-borne disease in the U.S. with an estimated...

Large Burn Implementation Workshop
Feb 4, 2020 (All day) to Feb 5, 2020 (All day) EST
Heart of the Appalachians Fire Learning Network is hosting a multi-disciplinary workshop focused on tackling the challenges of increasing prescribed burn size. Join us for a lively discussion, skill building and sim table exercises.

Prescribed Fire Training Workshop - Norfolk, NE
Jan 23, 2020 9:00 am to 4:00 pm CST
A series of workshops will be held around the state to provide guidance and instruction for completing safe and effective prescribed fires. These workshops are for landowners, resource professionals, volunteer fire departments and others interested in...

Prescribed Fire Training Workshop - Scottsbluff, NE
Jan 21, 2020 9:00 am to 4:00 pm CST
A series of workshops will be held around the state to provide guidance and instruction for completing safe and effective prescribed fires. These workshops are for landowners, resource professionals, volunteer fire departments and others interested in...

Prescribed Fire Training Workshop - Thedford, NE
Jan 17, 2020 9:00 am to 4:00 pm CST
A series of workshops will be held around the state to provide guidance and instruction for completing safe and effective prescribed fires. These workshops are for landowners, resource professionals, volunteer fire departments and others interested in...

Prescribed Fire Training Workshop - Lincoln, NE
Jan 16, 2020 9:00 am to 4:00 pm CST
A series of workshops will be held around the state to provide guidance and instruction for completing safe and effective prescribed fires. These workshops are for landowners, resource professionals, volunteer fire departments and others interested in...

Prescribed Fire Training Workshop - Red Cloud, NE
Jan 15, 2020 9:00 am to 4:00 pm CST
A series of workshops will be held around the state to provide guidance and instruction for completing safe and effective prescribed fires. These workshops are for landowners, resource professionals, volunteer fire departments and others interested in...

Dissertation Defense: Evaluation of Contributing Factors to Wildland Firefighter Fatalities in the United States
Dec 6, 2019 1:00 pm PST
Lynn Wendt, doctoral candidate in Environmental Science at the University of Idaho, will defend her dissertation.Major Professor: Dr. Haiyan ZhaoZoom Link: https://uidaho.zoom.us/j/851901227

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...

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...

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...

Prescribed Fire on Private Lands Workshop - Plumas, CA
Oct 18, 2019 (All day) to Oct 19, 2019 (All day) PST
A two day workshop designed for landowners and managers looking to gain skills in prescribed fire planning and implementation. Opportunity to see first hand lands actively managed with prescribed fire.

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...

Prescribed Fire on Private Lands Workshop - Sutter Creek, CA
Oct 10, 2019 (All day) PST
This one-day workshop is designed for landowners and managers looking to gain skills in prescribed fire planning and implementation. A follow up one day field trip will be held at UC Berkeley’s Blodgett Research Forest in Georgetown (El Dorado...

Prescribed Fire on Private Lands Workshop - Sonora, CA
Oct 8, 2019 (All day) PST
This one-day workshop is designed for landowners and managers looking to gain skills in prescribed fire planning and implementation. A follow up one day field trip will be held at UC Berkeley’s Blodgett Research Forest in Georgetown (El Dorado...

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 - Ethical and Efficient Infrastructure Resilience: The Battle for Better Building Codes
Sep 10, 2019 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST
Speaker: Keith Porter, Research Professor, Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering, University of Colorado BoulderWebinar Description: This webinar will explore the social challenges to implementing codes that support a resilient building...

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...

Youth Prescribed Fire Field Day
Aug 10, 2019 10:00 am to 4:30 pm CST
Landowners, students, youth ages 8+ (12u parent(s) required), anyone interested in learning about the history of prescribed fire, why periodic fires are critical for our landscapes, and/or wildfire prevention are encouraged to attend.

Fire Research International Research Symposium
Aug 6, 2019 (All day) EDT
The FRI Research Symposium features forward-thinking presentations on the latest fire-based research and how it can be applied at the local level to improve fire service effectiveness. Leading researchers from around the world will present on topics that...

Working Across Boundaries to Implement the Cohesive Strategy in the Northern Rockies Field Tour
Jun 20, 2019 8:00 am MDT
This field tour will showcase success stories and lessons learned while addressing the National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy vision for the next century: To safely and effectively extinguish fire, when needed; use fire where allowable;...

Webinar - Assessing Wildland Firefighter Sleep and Fatigue While on Fire Assignment
Jun 4, 2019 11:00 am to 12:00 pm MDT
With increases in the severity and duration of fire seasons, wildland firefighters are working longer shifts all across the west and are experiencing increased fatigue. In this webinar, Randy Brooks will present results from a survey of more than 400...

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...