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Prairies and Grasslands of the Lower 48
Mar 23, 2019 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Central Daylight Time
Prairie historically covered one-third of the state of Minnesota, and has been a topic of previous symposia. This year, the geographical range is being broadened to prairies and grasslands across the lower 48 states. This will provide an opportunity to...

Alaska Spring Interagency Fire Operations Meeting
Mar 25, 2019 (All day) to Mar 29, 2019 (All day) Alaska Daylight Time
Agenda for the Alaska Wildland Fire Coordinating Group's Interagency Operations Meetings March 25-29Remote participants can listen by calling 888 459 5751 Passcode 1595222.

Exploring Adoption Success of a Fire Management Decision Support System: Manager Perspectives of the Wildland Fire Decision Support System
Mar 25, 2019 11:30 am Pacific Daylight Time
Thesis Defense by Peter Noble, M.S. Candidate, University of Idaho College of Natural ResourcesMajor Professor: Dr. Travis B. Paveglio

Northwest Scientific Association Annual Meeting
Mar 26, 2019 (All day) to Mar 29, 2019 (All day) Pacific Daylight Time
Use the link below for a full schedule for this meeting.

Wildland Urban Interface Conference 2019
Mar 26, 2019 (All day) to Mar 28, 2019 (All day) Pacific Daylight Time
The IAFC's Wildland-Urban Interface (WUI) conference offers hands-on training and interactive sessions designed to address the challenges of wildland fire. If you're one of the many people responsible for protecting local forests or educating...

Webinar - 2018 LSFSC Intern Projects
Mar 27, 2019 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Central Daylight Time
Sponsored by: Lake States Fire Science Consortium1. Seasonal Burning to Improve Management for Brushland-Dependent SpeciesCollaborating Partners:Dr. Rebecca Montgomery, Associate Professor, Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, 1530...

2019 AFSC Spring Fire Science Workshop
Mar 27, 2019 1:00 pm Alaska Daylight Time
In association with the Interagency Spring Fire Operations Meeting *Draft Agenda, this is subject to change* 2019 Spring Fire Science Workshop: The Science of Fire Hazard, Potential, and Risk Spatial and temporal tools for fire risk assessment...

Niobrara Valley Preserve TREX
Mar 30, 2019 (All day) Central Daylight Time
The dates of this training are: March 30-April 13, 2019.Objectives: To conducta series of controlled burns on The Nature Conservancy’s Niobrara Valley Preservetoprovide experiential learning opportunities to participants.Target Group: This training...

After the Flames: Workshop and Conference
Apr 1, 2019 (All day) to Apr 3, 2019 (All day) Mountain Daylight Time
Experts warn that year-round fire season is the new normal. Wildfire is no longer “if” it will occur, but rather “when.”Wildfires burned 9,781,062 acres in the United States in 2017. The impacts of a wildfire last long after the...

Webinar - Wildfires and Inland Mountain Forests: Is Nonforest Vital to Forest Resilience?
Apr 2, 2019 1:00 am to 2:00 pm Pacific Daylight Time
What will you learn?This presentation introduces a new line of research in our laboratory; one examining the role that nonforest plays in the wildfire resilience of inland montane forests. In past work, we were consistently surprised by the amount of...

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 Pacific Daylight Time
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...

Learn and Burn - Controlled Burning for Wildlife Habitat
Apr 6, 2019 8:30 am to 4:00 pm Central Daylight Time
The Forest Stewards Guild, Tennessee Wildlife Federation, and University of the South invite you to learn how to restore native habitat and promote wildlife species through the application of controlled fire in your woodland.The event will include...

Prescribed Fire Training Center April 2019 Session
Apr 7, 2019 (All day) Eastern Daylight Time
Session Dates: April 7-26, 2019.The National Interagency Prescribed Fire Training Center (PFTC), located in Tallahassee, Florida, is an entity designed to give individuals an opportunity to increase their prescribed fire practitioner skills. The 20-day...

2nd Heart of the Continent Science Symposium
Apr 8, 2019 (All day) to Apr 9, 2019 (All day) Central Daylight Time
The Heart of the Continent Partnership (HOCP) is a Canadian/American coalition of land managers and local stakeholders working together on cross-border projects that promote the economic, cultural and natural health of the lakes, forests and communities...

Beyond Recovery: Restoration for the Future: 26th Annual Conference of the California Society for Ecological Restoration
Apr 10, 2019 (All day) to Apr 12, 2019 (All day) Pacific Daylight Time
Please join this gathering of habitat restoration experts to contribute and learn from partners on how best to apply state-of-the-art restoration lessons and approaches. Participants will have the opportunity to share the science, art, and passion of...

Eleventh Annual Chapter Meeting of the Midwest-Great Lakes Chapter of the Society for Ecological Restoration
Apr 12, 2019 (All day) to Apr 14, 2019 (All day) Eastern Daylight Time
This year’s meeting theme is Cultivating Innovative Restoration Connections in the Midwest. The primary meeting goal is to explore how to foster the development of innovative restoration connections ecologically, culturally, and professionally to enable...

Incorporating fire research into land management and restoration work across the Midwest
Apr 12, 2019 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Central Daylight Time
The Eleventh Annual Chapter Meeting of the Midwest-Great Lakes Chapter of the Society for Ecological Restoration will be held at Central College in Pella, Iowa from April 12 to April 14, 2019. This year’s meeting theme is Cultivating Innovative...

Webinar - Pine Woodland and Barren Restoration: What is Possible with Late Dormant Season Burns?
Apr 18, 2019 2:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time
Researchers investigated the influence of brush cutting and prescribed fire on soil heating levels relevant to restoration goals. Preliminary results support a growing body of evidence that high subsurface moisture and low soil temperatures of late...

23rd Annual New Jersey Land Conservation Rally
Apr 19, 2019 (All day) Eastern Daylight Time
Inga La Puma, NAFSE’s science communication director, will be presenting a talk on wildfire risk assessments at this rally as part of a session on wildland fire ecology and management in New Jersey.The theme is "Conservation Innovations...

Introduction to California Fire Ecology: Jepson Workshop
Apr 22, 2019 (All day) to Apr 24, 2019 (All day) Pacific Daylight Time
California has been referred to as the “pyrostate.” In California’s Mediterranean-type climate, summers are warm and dry, and natural or human ignitions in the presence of flammable biomass often lead to wildfires. Many California...

National Adaptation Forum
Apr 23, 2019 (All day) to Apr 25, 2019 (All day) Central Daylight Time
The Forum gathers the adaptation community to foster knowledge exchange, innovation and mutual support for a better tomorrow. We invite you to join the convening of adaptation practitioners from around the country focused on moving beyond adaptation...

Webinar - A Guide to Alaska-specific Data Resources Available for Fire Behavior Modeling
Apr 24, 2019 10:00 am Alaska Daylight Time
Organized by the Alaska Fire Modeling and Analysis Committee. Presented by Jennifer Jenkins, BLM Alaska.Content: Locations and processes for acquiring data used in WFDSS for fire behavior modelingPointsPerimetersHeat SignaturesKnown SitesEtc.

Webinar - Mapping Burned Areas from the Landsat Archive: A New Way of Monitoring of Fire Occurrence Across the United States, and a Southern Example for Fire Management Applications
Apr 24, 2019 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm Eastern Daylight Time
Presenters:Todd Hawbaker, Ph.D., US Geological Survey, Denver, COCasey Teske, Ph.D., Tall Timbers Research Station, Tallahassee, FLWebinar Description:Complete and accurate burned area data are needed to document patterns of fires, to quantify...

The Canadian Symposium on Wildfire Smoke Communication
Apr 25, 2019 (All day) to Apr 26, 2019 (All day) Central Daylight Time
A symposium to:Share Lessons learned from recent smoke events in Canada and Around the WorldHear the latest evidence around interventions, health risks, and forecasting, and how they relate to communicationBuild a national and International community of...

Science in the Sagebrush Steppe
Apr 25, 2019 (All day) to Apr 28, 2019 (All day) Pacific Daylight Time
College Range and Ag Clubs provide a great conduit to explore career opportunities in the rangeland science field and to begin meeting those who work in this field. At EOARC we conduct extensive rangeland research that becomes 'science managers can...