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2019 Central Idaho Active Management Tour
Sep 14, 2019 (All day) to Sep 16, 2019 (All day) MDT
Fieldtrip sponsored by the University of Idaho and the Society of American Foresters.
Fiery Legacy: Maintaining Rx Fire in Texas
Sep 13, 2019 1:00 pm to Sep 14, 2019 2:30 pm CDT
The desire to “let me ride through the wild open country that I love” is too often hampered today by the invasive junipers, brush, and undesirable grasses crowding Texas rangelands. Restoring prescribed burning to its historic role can once...
Flat Rock Jack Pine Wildfire Workshop/Field Trip
Sep 13, 2019 11:00 am to Sep 14, 2019 3:30 pm EDT
This site is amazing and literally unlike any other pine barrens – a 3,000-acre contiguous jack pine heath barrens growing on <3 inches of organic matter on top of a largely exposed sandstone pavement. The understory is a continuous carpet of...
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-...
Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation Science and Management Workshop
Sep 13, 2019 (All day) to Sep 14, 2019 (All day) MDT
Save the Date!Please check back for details, or go to the Northern Rockies Fire Science Network website: https://www.nrfirescience.org
Webinar - Recent Advances in Understanding Eastern US Litter Flammability
Sep 12, 2019 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST
Presenter: Jesse Kreye, Ph.D., Penn State University, State College, PAWebinar Description: Litter flammability is an important and often overlooked component of understanding the role of fire in the environment. Litter flammability traits have the...
EPA Guidance on Regional Haze State Implementation Plans for the Second Implementation Period
Sep 10, 2019 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
The EPA will host a webinar providing an overview of its Guidance on Regional Haze State Implementation Plans for the Second Implementation Period. The webinar link and call-in number can be found on the guidance website here:https://www.epa.gov/...
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...
Webinar - Ticks & Fire: Can Long-term Prescribed Fire be used to Reduce Tick-borne Disease Risk?
Sep 10, 2019 1:00 pm CDT
Sponsored by the Oak Woodlands & Forests Fire ConsortiumThe incidence and emergence of tick-borne diseases has increased dramatically in the past several decades. Thus, the need to identify practical, effective ways of reducing tick-borne disease...
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...
Kansas Prescribed Fire School
Sep 6, 2019 (All day) to Sep 8, 2019 (All day) CDT
Are you interested in learning more about Prescribed Fire and its implementation and effects on Production, Wildlife, and the Land you manage?Then come to a three-day Prescribed Fire School where you will conduct burns with experienced Grassland...
CEQA (California Environmental Quality Act) for CAL FIRE Funded Projects
Sep 5, 2019 10:00 am to 3:00 pm PDT
Learn how to apply for and manage CAL FIRE grants (VMP, CFIP, Forest Health):This class will focus on CEQA processes related to CAL FIRE grant funding and private/public agencies’ legal obligations. It will cover CEQA’s purpose, why it...
Alabama Prescribed Fire Council Meeting
Sep 5, 2019 (All day) CDT
More information coming soon.
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...
Tallgrass Summer Management Workshop & Tour
Sep 3, 2019 (All day) CDT
There will be tours of summer burned pastures with discussion about associated weight gaines and effects on nuisance plants, drone demonstrations, and more.
Transforming Approaches to Forests and Forestry through Traditional and Local Knowledges Conference
Aug 21, 2019 (All day) to Aug 23, 2019 (All day) PDT
Through this event, organizers welcome knowledge holders to share their experiences in building equitable relationships within customary territories.They hope to provide a point of convergence for Indigenous, Local and Western Knowledges to challenge...
Webinar - Following the Fire: Resilience and Recovery of a Jack Pine Ecosystem after the 2018 Altona Flat Rock Wildfire
Aug 20, 2019 12:00 pm EDT
Presented by Mark Lesser and Danielle Garneau, Professors of Environmental Science in the Center for Earth and Environmental Science at SUNY- PlattsburghSponsored by the North Atlantic Fire Science ExchangeThe 2018 Altona Flat Rock wildfire burned over...
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...
Fifth Biennial America’s Grasslands Conference
Aug 20, 2019 (All day) to Aug 22, 2019 (All day) CDT
Save the Date!
Aug 20, 2019 (All day) to Aug 22, 2019 (All day) MDT
For more information, contact Walt Fick (785.532.7223, email@example.com).
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...
North Carolina Prescribed Fire Council Annual Meeting
Aug 14, 2019 (All day) to Aug 15, 2019 (All day) EDT
Use the link below for more information including a meeting agenda, field trip description, and registration details.
Webinar - An In-Depth Look at the National Mitigation Investment Strategy: Aligning Mitigation Investment for the Whole Community
Aug 13, 2019 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST
Speaker: Angela R. Gladwell, Deputy Assistant Administrator for the Risk Management Directorate within the Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, Federal Emergency Management AgencyWebinar Description: This webinar will explore the goals and...
Incorporating Drought Information into Wildland Fire Management Applications: Recent Research and Tool Development in CA and NV
Aug 12, 2019 11:00 am AKDT
Co-hosted by AFSC and ACCAP, presentor Dan McEvoy of the Desert Research Institute and Western Regional Climate Center will be presenting a talk at UAF on Monday, Aug 12, 2019 11:00 AM AKDT.Dan works on advancing drought monitoring technology, seasonal...