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Webinar - Wildlife and Fire Workshop Series
Jan 23, 2024 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm MST
Hosted by the Southwest Climate Adaptation Science Center, USDA Forest Service, and many others, this two-part virtual workshop will focus on advancing wildlife management relating to fire in the Southwest. It will be the first in a yearlong series of...

Webinar - Reflections from 20 years Examining the Social Dynamics of Fire Management
Jan 22, 2024 3:00 pm MST
Presenter: Sarah McCaffreySarah McCaffrey, PhD, retired in 2022 after 20 years as a fire social scientist with the US Forest Service where her research focused on understanding the social dynamics of fire management. This included research projects that...

RX-300 Prescribed Fire Burn Boss / online
Jan 22, 2024 (All day) PST
The University of Idaho is offering the following courses this winter. After course completion, you will receive an NWCG certificate and associated MOU showing permission to issue NWCG certificates. It is possible to take RX-310 and S-290 at the same...

Phenology of Fire: Listening to the Plants and Animals
Jan 18, 2024 11:00 am to 12:30 pm EDT
Season of fire. Opening the burn window. Both of these focus on one of the elements that make up a fire regime – frequency, intensity/severity, extent/scale, and seasonality. Decades of spring-and/or autumn-centric fire can cause a site or...

Webinar - The REBURN Model: Simulating Forest and Fuel Succession and Disturbance Dynamics of Large Landscapes
Jan 17, 2024 12:00 pm MST
In a nutshell: This webinar discusses REBURN, a geospatial modeling framework designed to simulate reburn dynamics over large areas and long-time frames to investigate the impact of multiple fires in the same area.Presenters: Dr. Susan Prichard,...

Webinar - Canada's 2023 Fire Season
Jan 12, 2024 9:30 am to 10:30 am MST
Presenter: Piyush Jain[Check back for more information.]Hosted by Canada Wildfire

Webinar - Fire Lab Seminar Series
Jan 11, 2024 11:00 am MST
Join RMRS research ecologist Karen Short for her presentation on developing a next-generation wildland fire intelligence platform. This seminar is part of the ongoing fire lab seminar series hosted by the Missoula Fire Sciences Laboratory.

Idaho Smoke Update
Jan 10, 2024 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm PST
Please visit the Idaho Prescribed Fire Council website (linked below) for updates regarding this event.

Webinar - Developing Community Wildfire Protection Plans in Your Community
Jan 10, 2024 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm MST
Learn what a CWPP is and why your community may need one, what the process involves and what the components are, what resources you need to complete a CWPP, how to use CWPPs to support funding for implementation and more! Whether you are new to building...

Webinar - Give Me That Old Growth Religion: Understanding the Cultural Diversity of Forest Cultures
Jan 8, 2024 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm EST
Monday, January 8, 20247:00 – 8:30 p.m. ETZoom webinar (join information will be provided after registration)1.5 Category 1 Continuing Forester Education Credits by SAF are pre-approved.This is one of several in our Communicating Forestry webinar...

Fire Leadership for Women Training (January 7-26)
Jan 7, 2024 (All day) EST
Women make up only 10% of the wildland firefighting community. The National Interagency Prescribed Fire Training Center (NIPFTC) aims to use prescribed fire as a catalyst to bring women together to become strong and assertive leaders, and to enhance...

Mixed Module Prescribed Fire Training (January 7-26)
Jan 7, 2024 (All day) EST
The National Interagency Prescribed Fire Training Center (NIPFTC) Mixed Module 20-Day Session is a program designed to give individuals an opportunity to increase their prescribed fire practitioner skills and gain confidence in their own ability to...

Webinar - Fire in Southern Pine Systems
Jan 3, 2024 8:30 am to 10:00 am CST
Join us as we explore the ecology of southern pines, the reintroduction fire into fire-adapted ecosystems, and the legacy of prescribed fire and how the “old" links with the “new" with burning in longleaf pine. Participants will...

Webinar: Forests, Fires, and Faucets: How a drinking water utility uses forest management as a key source water protection strategy
Dec 19, 2023 1:00 pm CST
Abstract: Central Arkansas Water’s (CAW) Watershed Protection Program (Program) has received international recognition as a leader of innovative approaches to managing natural resources for the purpose of drinking water protection. The Program...

The Future is Smoky
Dec 14, 2023 11:00 am to 12:30 pm EDT
With increasing wildfire activity due to changes in climate, smoke will likely become more prevalent and continue to have an effect on society. Earlier this year, smoke from Canada wildfires lowered air quality in the eastern U.S. to its worst levels in...

Webinar - Diversity in the Woods – A Conversation with LGBTQIA+ Forest Stewards
Dec 12, 2023 9:00 am PST
Join the Forest Stewards Guild as we meet with Seeing the Forest for the Queers, the US Forest Service GIVER (Gender Inclusivity, Visibility and Employee Resource) Group, and the Wildlife Society’s Out in the Field to discuss the importance of...

Webinar - BurnP3+: A New Multi-model Burn Probability Simulator Based on Burn-P3
Dec 8, 2023 9:30 am to 10:30 am MST
Presenter: Chris StockdaleJoin Chris to learn basic concepts of burn probability modelling, see a demonstration of the BurnP3+ software using a case study landscape, learn the differences between BurnP3+ and the original version, and learn the...

Long-term Watershed Research
Dec 8, 2023 9:00 am to 1:30 pm EDT
Join us as we dig into forest health concerns due to climate impacts at new sites around the state. Our panelists will address management & restoration efforts, relevance of long-term research, fire as a tool, biohabitat concerns,  forest health...

Webinar - Long-term Watershed Research
Dec 6, 2023 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EDT
Join us as we dig into forest health concerns due to climate impacts at new sites around the state. Our panelists will address management & restoration efforts, relevance of long-term research, fire as a tool, biohabitat concerns,  forest health...

Wild Spotter Invasive Species Ambassador Training Course
Dec 5, 2023 (All day) to Dec 7, 2023 (All day) PDT
This intensive training will include building relationships, partnerships and engaging stakeholders; branding and marketing programs; using innovative tools and technologies; and volunteer citizen-science coordination, recruitment, and retention to meet...

Sandplain Grassland Network Zoom Conference
Dec 5, 2023 (All day) EDT
The Sandplain Grassland Network is a regional partnership among researchers and managers that formed in 2016 to advance understanding and effectiveness of the management of sandplain grasslands. The Sandplain Grassland Network shares methods and...

10th International Fire Ecology and Management Congress
Dec 4, 2023 (All day) to Dec 8, 2023 (All day) PST
The Association for Fire Ecology (AFE) is hosting the 10th International Fire Ecology and Management Congress.This event will include workshops, field trips, and 3 full days of presentations, discussion groups, and networking opportunities around the...

Thesis Defense: Whitebark Pine Landscape and Stand Level Disturbances in Central Idaho
Nov 30, 2023 8:00 am PST
Amanda Villwock, MS Candidate in the University of Idaho's College of Natural Resources, Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences, will present her thesis defense.Major Professor: Eva Strand

Thesis Proposal: Tapertip Hawksbeard and Desert Globemallow Container Seedling Response to Nitrogen Form and Biochar Concentration
Nov 29, 2023 1:00 pm PST
Aaron Daughetee, MS Candidate in the University of Idaho's College of Natural Resources, Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences, will present his thesis proposal.Major Professor: Andrew Nelson

Webinar - Branching Out | Connecting Collaboratives with USFS State, Private, & Tribal Forestry: Who they are, what they do, & opportunities for collaboratives
Nov 29, 2023 12:30 pm PST
Collaboratives fill the unique space of connecting partners across federal, state, tribal, and private jurisdictions. Yet, we don’t often hear much about the USFS State, Private, and Tribal Forestry branch. In this session, we’ll meet Matt...