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Postponed until 2021 - 2020 International Boreal Forest Research Association Conference
Sep 8, 2020 (All day) to Sep 11, 2020 (All day) AKDT
Postponed Until August 16-20, 2021 due to COVID-19 ConcernsChanging Boreal BiomeAssessing the vulnerability and resilience of boreal ecosystems to climate change, and their socio-economic implications.Session 1: Increasing fire activity, fire-vegetation...

Webinar - Managing Fire for Water: Lessons Learned from Watershed Protection Partnerships for Wildfire Risk Reduction
May 27, 2020 10:00 am PDT
Sponsor: Northwest Fire Science ConsortiumPresenters: Heidi Huber-Stearns, University of Oregon; Emily Jane Davis, Oregon State UniversityAmong the values at risk from wildfire are community drinking water supplies, as forested watersheds on public land...

Dissertation Proposal: Evaluating the Relevant Spatiotemporal Scales of Post-fire Management Needs: Using Modern Remote Sensing Technologies to Advance Post-fire Hydrologic Modelling
May 15, 2020 8:00 am PDT
Sarah Scholes, doctoral student in Natural Resources at the University of Idaho, will present her dissertation proposal.Major Professor: Dr. Eva StrandZoom Link:

Postponed: 5th Central Oregon Fire Science Symposium
Mar 18, 2020 (All day) to Mar 20, 2020 (All day) PDT
Postponed due to COVID-19 concerns.This year’s symposium focuses on integrating the three pillars of the National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy: Resilient Landscapes, Fire-Adapted Communities, and Safe and Effective Wildfire Response....

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.

Yosemite Hydroclimate Meeting - Save the Date
Oct 10, 2019 (All day) to Oct 11, 2019 (All day) PDT
The annual Yosemite Hydroclimate Meeting is scheduled for Oct. 10-11, 2017.   Check back here for more information as it becomes available, including how to submit to present and how to sign-up.

2019 Natural Areas Conference
Oct 8, 2019 (All day) to Oct 10, 2019 (All day) EDT
Mark your calendar for the 2019 Natural Areas Conference in Pittsburgh, PA October 8-10! The 46th Natural Areas Conference will take place at the Pittsburgh Sheraton, which is right on the waterfront at the place where the three rivers of Pittsburgh -...

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,...

Webinar - FY20 USGS Community for Data Integration RFP Process
Sep 18, 2019 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
This webinar will provide information about the USGS Community for Data Integration (CDI), the two phased Request For Proposals process for FY20, community voting, and the evaluation criteria used to select proposals. This valuable insight will increase...

2nd annual Durango Water Resources Fall Forum
Sep 13, 2019 8:00 am to 4:00 pm MDT
The topic for this year's Forum is 'Burned, Buried, and Flooded: Water Resources Excitement in the Southwest.' The esteemed panelists presenting at the Forum will weave together their unique and varied perspectives on the effects of two back-...

Webinar - Impacts of Prescribed Fire and Longleaf Restoration on Water Supply in the Southeast
Aug 15, 2019 10:00 am to 11:00 am EST
'Increasing water production at the source: Impacts of longleaf pine savanna restoration in the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint Basin (GA, FL, AL)' with Dennis Hallema, Hydrologist with the Southern Research Station of the U.S. Forest...

California Society of American Foresters: 2019 Summer Meeting
Aug 15, 2019 (All day) to Aug 16, 2019 (All day) PDT
The last decade has created scenes of devastation across our California forests.   The drought has weakened the natural defense systems of ecosystems and has fueled unprecedented wildfires that have led to loss of life, property, and have caused...

Camp Fire Water Resources Monitoring and Research Symposium
Jun 4, 2019 7:30 am to 4:30 pm PDT
The symposium brings together researchers who have been investigating the impacts of the Camp Fire and other urban fires in Northern California. Speakers will cover a diversity of research conducted on waterways, gardens, working landscapes and the urban...

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...

25th North American Prairie Conference
Jun 2, 2019 (All day) to Jun 5, 2019 (All day) CDT
The North American Prairie Conference (NAPC) is America's oldest and most celebrated native grassland conference. It has been held every other year from 1968. The 2019 conference will be the 25th (silver) event and will be the second time that this...

Webinar - Bringing NGOs, Communities, & Feds Together for Restoration and Monitoring
May 10, 2019 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm EDT
Join us for a webinar and robust discussion about innovative collaborations and case studies developed through a partnership between Trout Unlimited and the Forest Service. We will share examples of successful projects, tools such as partnership...

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...

Fire and Management in Wetland Ecosystems - Identifying Priorities for Information Sharing and Research
Feb 21, 2019 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm CST
In conjunction with the Wisconsin Wetland Association's annual Wetland Science Conference, Wisconsin's fire science networks are collaborating to convene an ad hoc working group.Do you use fire as a management tool in your work with wetlands? Why...

Yosemite Hydroclimate Meeting 2018
Oct 11, 2018 12:00 am to Oct 12, 2018 11:00 pm PDT
This conference is an excellent opportunity to describe your work in Yosemite National Park as well as the greater Sierra Nevada region. After the record-breaking WY2017 and the return to a drier WY2018, the suggested conference theme is "Persistent dry...

Webinar - Water Quality Concerns in Western Forests and Rangelands
Feb 13, 2018 10:00 am to 11:00 am MST
The Western Governors' Association will host the webinar Water Quality Concerns in Western Forests and Rangelands. The webinar is part of a series for the National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative, which enables states and land managers to...

Video - Restoring and Managing the "Emerald Islands" of the Sagebrush Sea: New Science, Sticks and Stones, and the Eager Beaver
Jan 30, 2018 8:00 am to 4:30 pm PST
In sagebrush ecosystems of the American West, mesic habitats - wet, green areas such as streamsides, springs, or meadows - comprise only small fraction of the arid landscape. Yet these habitats are the lifeblood that sustain people and wildlife during...

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

Yosemite Hydroclimate Meeting
Oct 5, 2017 (All day) to Oct 6, 2017 (All day) PDT
This conference is an excellent opportunity to describe your work in Yosemite National Park as well as the greater Sierra Nevada region. After the record-breaking WY2017, the suggested conference theme is "Recovery from extended drought after a wet year...