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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...

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-...

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...

Latah County Wildfire Preparedness Workshop
Oct 29, 2019 10:00 am to 4:00 pm PDT
Latah County has been selected as one of six Idaho communities for a one-day workshop by Idaho Department of Lands, University of Idaho and Idaho Smart Growth. This project is funded in part by the Idaho Department of Lands in cooperation with the USDA...

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...

Up in Flames: Wildfires and Idaho Rangeland
Oct 17, 2019 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm MDT
Rangeland comprises about half of Idaho and has a legacy of multiple uses affecting where and how people live, work, and recreate. The management of rangelands is one of the most complex challenges in the American West, in part because it can provide so...

Webinar - Preparing for Wildfires with Firescaping: A Master Gardener Training Designed to Help Protect Southeastern US Communities from Wildfire
Oct 17, 2019 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST
Every year hundreds to thousands of wildfires occur in all 13 southeastern US states, threatening communities and homes. In 2017, Southern Regional Extension Forestry, the University of Georgia (UGA) Warnell School of Forestry, and the UGA Cooperative...

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...

Univ. Idaho Job Info Session on Wildland Firefighter and Forester Positions
Sep 17, 2019 6:00 pm PDT
Join the Student Association for Fire Ecology (SAFE) and Society of American Foresters (SAF) for an informational meeting on the hiring process for federal land management agencies. Bring a laptop! A U.S. Forest Service representative and experienced...

Webinar - Management Responses to Mountain Pine Beetle Infestations on National Forestland in the Western US
Sep 4, 2019 11:00 am to 12:00 pm MDT
Researchers will present results from a National Science Foundation-funded project studying management responses to Mountain Pine Beetle infestations in the western U.S. This research includes case studies of national forests and surrounding communities...

Webinar - Wildfire Adapted Partnership: Enabling Wildfire Mitigation in SW Colorado and Investigating How the 416 Fire Influenced Behaviors of Residents
Aug 20, 2019 12:00 pm MDT
Wildfire Adapted Partnership (WAP) is a nonprofit organization that seeks to protect lives and property from wildfire by inspiring, educating and enabling individuals and communities in southwest Colorado. In this presentation, participants will learn...

SRM Nevada - Living with Fire Field Tour
Jun 27, 2019 (All day) PDT
Please join the Nevada section of the Society for Range Management for a day of presentations and discussions, and dinner to follow.On July 4th 2018, a fire started near Paradise Valley, Nevada that would become the single largest fire recorded in Nevada...

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;...

Training Course: S-215 Fire Operations in the Wildland/Urban Interface
Jun 19, 2019 (All day) to Jun 20, 2019 (All day) EDT
This is a National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG) training course designed for individuals currently qualified as a Firefighter Type 1 (FFT1) with knowledge of their agency firefighting policy as it relates to wildland/urban interface fires.This...

Anticipated Effects of Climate Change on Forests and Other Ecosystems in North Central Idaho and the Region
Jun 4, 2019 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm PDT
We hear a lot about climate change and its current and anticipated effects at the global scale, but what about in our own backyard? What does the latest science project as likely changes to forests, rangelands, wildlife and aquatic ecosystems in our...

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...

Erosion Control Specifying Practices and Products: A Practical Approach – Southern California
May 22, 2019 7:30 am to 5:15 pm PDT
This workshop is designed to advance your understanding of erosion control practices. Building up from the soil to seeds to mulches and blankets, you will come away with an understanding of the methods and materials that lead to successful erosion...

Community tools and resources: ways to mitigate the adverse health impacts of wildfire smoke
May 21, 2019 1:00 pm EST
The impact of wildland fire smoke on air quality and health is an issue growing in importance to many health officials across the country, as well as federal, state and local decision-makers. This webinar gives an overview of EPA’s tools and...

Nevada Fire Board public meeting
May 17, 2019 11:00 am to 3:00 pm PDT
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension’s Living With Fire Program and the Nevada Fire Board of Directors invite homeowners to attend the Nevada Fire Board Meeting and Public Q&A session May 17. Participants will have the opportunity to ask...

Erosion Control Specifying Practices and Products: A Practical Approach – Northern California
May 16, 2019 7:30 am to 5:00 pm PDT
This workshop is designed to advance your understanding of erosion control practices. Building up from the soil to seeds to mulches and blankets, you will come away with an understanding of the methods and materials that lead to successful erosion...

Routt County, CO Wildfire Mitigation Conference
May 11, 2019 9:00 am to 3:00 pm MDT
Routt County and northwest Colorado were impacted by several large wildland fires last fire season that threatened homes and property. Wildland fire is part of our environment and we all are exposed to some risk, no matter where we live in the county....

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 - Using the WiRē Approach to Better Understand WUI Residents’ Relationships with Wildfire: Variation within and across Communities
Apr 4, 2019 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm PDT
The WiRē (Wildfire Research) Team has worked with many communities to help them better understand their residents' relationships with wildfire risk. Here, we will describe unique aspects of the WiRē approach, and present results from our recent paper...