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Northeast Washington TREX
Apr 19, 2021 (All day) PDT
This spring the Washington Prescribed Fire Council is taking a modified approach to TREX that will support training opportunities for local participants, including fire department personnel, in Northeast Washington. Burns are being coordinated with...

Oregon Prescribed Fire Council Annual Meeting, Session 1 - Mapping Capacity for Prescribed Fire, Part 1: Basic Resources & Needs for Planning a Burn
Apr 20, 2021 9:00 am to 10:30 am PDT
The Oregon Prescribed Fire Council (OPFC) is hosting four virtual working sessions to map capacity for prescribed fire, protecting communities from smoke, and connecting the prescribed fire community to Oregon state fire policy.Session 1: Mapping...

Webinar - Colorado Wildfires 2020: Future Fire Policy
Apr 20, 2021 3:00 pm MDT
Presenter: Courtney Schultz, Associate Professor of Forest and Natural Resource Policy, CSUThis webinar is part of the Colorado Wildfires 2020 Webinar Series hosted by the Colorado State University, the Southern Rockies Fire Science Network and the...

Webinar - California Fire Science Seminar Series: Wildfire Effects on Water Quantity, Water Quality, and Aquatic Ecology from Forested Headwaters to Downstream Communities
Apr 20, 2021 3:00 pm PDT
Presenter: Kevin Bladon, OSUThis online seminar series will cover the breadth of wildland fire research relevant to California and introduce researchers to new topics and research groups across the state. Topics will include fire weather, wildfire risk,...

Webinar - Improving Cross-boundary Wildfire Collaboration: Strategies to Address Barriers and Align Objectives
Apr 21, 2021 10:00 am MDT
Part of the Co-Management of Fire Risk Transmission (CoMFRT) webinar seriesPresenters: Laurie Yung, Brett Miller, Benjamin Gray, and Carina Wyborn

Webinar - Fuel Breaks in Practice
Apr 21, 2021 11:00 am PDT
Part of the Great Basin Fire Science Exchange's Fuel Breaks in Sagebrush: A Multidisciplinary Webinar Series and DiscussionKeith Barker, Fire Ecologist with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Carson City District will discuss a fuels treatment...

Webinar - Alaska Wildfire and Mental Health Study
Apr 22, 2021 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm AKDT
The University of Alaska Anchorage and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health have partnered to study the effects of the 2019 wildfire season on the mental health of communities in Southcentral Alaska. Through activities both with community...

Webinar - The Chemistry of Wildfire Smoke
Apr 22, 2021 6:00 pm MST
The 4th installment of the Mountain Studies Institute's Learning Series will feature Dr. Gilman and her research on the air quality impacts of wildfire smoke. Dr. Gilman will describe her work making detailed chemical measurements of biomass burning...

Oregon Prescribed Fire Council Annual Meeting, Session 2 - Mapping Capacity for Prescribed Fire, Part 2: Strategies for Building Capacity
Apr 27, 2021 9:00 am to 10:30 am PDT
The Oregon Prescribed Fire Council (OPFC) is hosting four virtual working sessions to map capacity for prescribed fire, protecting communities from smoke, and connecting the prescribed fire community to Oregon state fire policy.Session 1: Mapping...

Webinar - California Fire Science Seminar Series: TBD
Apr 27, 2021 3:00 pm PDT
Presenter and title to be determined.This online seminar series will cover the breadth of wildland fire research relevant to California and introduce researchers to new topics and research groups across the state. Topics will include fire weather,...

Wildfires Conference Series: Air Quality, Health Effects, and Smoke Management Progress 2 of 3
Apr 28, 2021 (All day) Time Zone Not Indicated
Part 2 of 3 - Perspectives on the Health Effects of Wildfire Smoke IntrusionsIn the last five years, wildfires have devastated cities and caused loss of life, lasting health effects, and major property damage for many areas in Western North America....

Webinar - Bringing it All Together – A Panel Discussion on Fuel Break Perspectives
Apr 28, 2021 11:00 am PDT
Part of the Great Basin Fire Science Exchange's Fuel Breaks in Sagebrush: A Multidisciplinary Webinar Series and DiscussionJeremy Maestas, Wildlife Biologist and National Sagebrush Ecosystem Specialist with the USDA Natural Resources Conservation...

Webinar - Wildfire Wednesdays: BE Ready, BE Set, GO!
Apr 28, 2021 12:00 pm PDT
Sponsor: Oregon State University Extension's Forestry & Natural Resources Fire ProgramA series of webinar sessions and online local meetings will address preparedness at three levels:Individual – What you can do now to get yourself, your...

Webinar - In Our Backyard – Community Preparedness & Seasonal Outlooks
Apr 29, 2021 6:00 pm MST
To wrap up the Mountain Studies Institute's Forest & Fire Learning Series, you will learn about local wildfire resources and mitigation efforts with Alex Graf and Gem Boone. Alex will cover some of the many programs and services offered by...

Bushfire Conference 2021
May 4, 2021 (All day) to May 6, 2021 (All day) Australian Eastern Standard Time
The Nature Conservation Council of NSW’s 12th Biennial Bushfire Conference, postponed from 2020 due to COVID-19 saftey restrictions, will now take place online as a virtual conference on:Tuesday 4th of May, Wednesday 5th of May and Thursday 6th of...

Webinar - California Fire Science Seminar Series: California Wildfire Behavior: Insights from Laboratory Scale Experiments
May 4, 2021 3:00 pm PDT
Presenter: Jeanette Cobian-Iñiguez, UC MercedThis online seminar series will cover the breadth of wildland fire research relevant to California and introduce researchers to new topics and research groups across the state. Topics will include fire weather...

Webinar - How Does the Field and Leadership Use What We Have Learned?
May 5, 2021 10:00 am MDT
Part of the Co-Management of Fire Risk Transmission (CoMFRT) webinar series

Mapping Fire Emissions: A review of the Wildland Fire Emissions Inventory System and explanation of recent updates
May 6, 2021 11:00 am AKDT
Presented by Nancy HF French and Michael BillmireMichigan Tech Research InstituteThe Wildland Fire Emissions Inventory System (WFEIS) came out of a NASA Applied Science program focused on creating maps of regional-scale wildland fire...

Webinar - Fighting Fire with Fire: Rx Fire Toolbox to Combat Identified Social Barriers
May 6, 2021 12:00 pm CDT
Sponsor: Texas A&M AgriLife ExtensionPresenter: Dr. Urs KreuterElevated fuel loads together with projected hotter and drier climatic conditions will likely lead to more frequent erratic wildfires in the western USA. Recognition that changing climate...

Webinar - Overview of Informal Settlement Fires: An Asian View
May 10, 2021 4:00 pm PDT
Sponsor: International Association for Fire Safety SciencePresenter: Yu Wang (USTC, China)Part of the LOF&BE Webinar Series

Webinar - Overview of Informal Settlement Fires: An Asian View
May 10, 2021 7:00 pm EST
Sponsor: International Association for Fire Safety SciencePresenter: Yu Wang (USTC, China)

13th Fire and Forest Meteorology Virtual Symposium
May 11, 2021 (All day) to May 13, 2021 (All day) PDT
The 13th Fire and Forest Meteorology Symposium, sponsored by the American Meteorological Society and under the AMS Agriculture and Forest Meteorology Committee, will be held 11-13 May 2021. Due to continued uncertainty and restrictions on travel...

ABoVE 7th Science Team Meeting
May 11, 2021 9:00 am to May 13, 2021 9:00 am AKDT
The leadership of the NASA Arctic-Boreal Vulnerability Experiment (ABoVE) plans to convene their 7th Science Team Meeting May 11 & 13, 2021, virtually. More information at https://above.nasa.gov/meeting_2021/index.htmlRecordings and posters from...

Webinar - California Fire Science Seminar Series: TBD
May 11, 2021 3:00 pm PDT
Presenter and title to be determined.This online seminar series will cover the breadth of wildland fire research relevant to California and introduce researchers to new topics and research groups across the state. Topics will include fire weather,...

Wildfires Conference Series: Air Quality, Health Effects, and Smoke Management Progress 3 of 3
May 19, 2021 (All day) Time Zone Not Indicated
Part 3 of 3 - The Path Forward for Smoke Management from Increased Prescribed BurningIn the last five years, wildfires have devastated cities and caused loss of life, lasting health effects, and major property damage for many areas in Western North...