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Women in Wildland Fire Boot Camp 2019
Oct 11, 2019 (All day) to Oct 13, 2019 (All day), Oct 18, 2019 (All day) to Oct 20, 2019 (All day) PDT
The intent of the Boot Camp is to deliver basic firefighting training and an introduction to fire culture.Individuals completing this training will be provided opportunities to apply for seasonal employment. You will be positioned to apply for seasonal...
American Association of Aerosol Research (AAAR) Annual Conference, Special Symposium: Biomass Combustion: Emissions, Chemistry, Air Quality, Climate, and Human Health
Oct 14, 2019 (All day) to Oct 18, 2019 (All day) PDT
The 2019 Conference will feature a full slate of tutorials on Monday covering a wide range of aerosol science topics including the popular "Hands-on Aerosol Instrumentation Design and Measurement" tutorial. The technical program will feature...
Nevada Prescribed Fire Alliance 2nd Annual Fall Meeting
Oct 15, 2019 8:00 am to 4:00 pm PDT
Please join us for presentations and discussion about prescribed fire at the Nevada Division of Forestry, Eastlake Office. There will be a field trip in the afternoon.Agenda0830 – 0900 Welcome, Introductions and Alliance Update0900 – 0930...
South Florida Interagency Fire Management Council Annual Meeting
Oct 15, 2019 8:30 am to 11:30 pm EDT
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Webinar - Contributions of Fire Refugia to Resilient Ponderosa Pine and Dry Mixed-conifer Forest Landscapes
Oct 16, 2019 12:00 pm MDT
Presenter: Jonathan Coop, Western Colorado UniversityIn western North America, ponderosa pine and dry mixed-conifer forest types appear increasingly vulnerable to wildfire-catalyzed conversion to alternate and non-forest vegetation types. However,...
Webinar - Predictive services tools comparison, Alaska fire case study, and smoke tools: 2019 Hot Topics from AFELU
Oct 17, 2019 9:00 am to 10:00 am PDT
The Advanced Fire Environment Learning Unit (AFELU) will host three speakers to talk about Predictive Services comparison tools (Robert Ziel, Alaska Fire Science Consortium), predicting fire behavior in Alaska (Chris Moore, Alaska Fire Service), and...
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...
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...
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...
Prescribed Fire on Private Lands Workshop - Plumas, CA
Oct 18, 2019 (All day) to Oct 19, 2019 (All day) PST
A two day workshop designed for landowners and managers looking to gain skills in prescribed fire planning and implementation. Opportunity to see first hand lands actively managed with prescribed fire.
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.
Hart Prairie Preserve Workshop on Ecological Burning - AZ (2 weeks)
Oct 21, 2019 (All day) MST
This two-week workshop will provide participants with the knowledge and training required to develop and implement prescribed burn plans with a focus on setting ecological objectives, assessing burn complexity, assessing resource needs, contingency...
North Carolina Fire Management in Organic Soils Workshop
Oct 21, 2019 8:30 am to 4:00 pm EST
Join us as we bridge the gap between science and management when it comes to issues related to managing fire in ecosystems with organic soils. This workshop will be a true exchange designed to expose natural resource managers to useful...
Fire and Fuels Monitoring Training
Oct 22, 2019 (All day) to Oct 24, 2019 (All day) CDT
This 3-day, field- and classroom-based training (no registration fee) is open to all professional affiliations, and will introduce participants to: tools for selecting metrics that match management/restoration objectives; developing site-specific...
National Wilderness Stewardship Alliance Workshop
Oct 23, 2019 (All day) to Oct 26, 2019 (All day) PDT
NWSA hosts annual workshops in partnership with other wilderness stewardship organizations and land management agencies. The conferences/workshops provide a great way for stewardship groups around the country to connect with each other and with key...
Webinar - Large-scale Forest Restoration Stabilizes Carbon Under Climate Change
Oct 23, 2019 12:00 pm MDT
Presenter: Lisa McCauley, The Nature ConservancyHigher tree density, more fuels, and a warmer, drier climate have caused an increase in the frequency, size, and severity of wildfires in western U.S. forests. There is an urgent need to restore forests...
CenSARA National Regional Haze Meeting
Oct 28, 2019 (All day) to Oct 30, 2019 (All day) CDT
Central State Air Resource Agencies (CenSARA) meeting addressing the EPA's Regional Haze Rule.
Webinar - Answering Questions about the Appropriateness of Woody Vegetation Treatments
Oct 29, 2019 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm MDT
Federal and state agencies across Utah and the Great Basin have been actively treating pinyon and juniper woodlands to improve wildlife habitat, reduce fuel loads, and achieve watershed objectives. Increasingly these activities have been questioned by...
Society of American Foresters National Convention
Oct 30, 2019 (All day) to Nov 3, 2019 (All day) EDT
From cellulosic nanotech to cross-laminated timbers and mass plywood, wood-based products are rapidly evolving and impacting our lives for the better. Today, in light of increasing global demands for wood fiber, as well as the ongoing loss of fiber to...
Webinar - New Product Release: LANDFIRE Remap in California
Nov 4, 2019 12:00 pm PST
Sponsor: California Fire Science ConsortiumPresenters: The Nature Conservancy’s LANDFIRE Team members Kori Blankenship, Fire Ecologist, and Jim Smith, LF Program Lead.This webinar will focus on LANDFIRE Remap products in the Southwest U.S...
Intermountain Native Plant Summit IX
Nov 5, 2019 (All day) to Nov 6, 2019 (All day) MDT
This conference focuses on native plants for the Intermountain Region (between the Rockies and the Cascades/Sierra Nevadas), particularly for the application of rangeland restoration. Land managers, botanists, wildlife biologists, restoration...
Save the Date! Southern Sierra Prescribed Fire Council Annual Meeting
Nov 6, 2019 (All day) to Nov 7, 2019 (All day) CST
The Southern Sierra Prescribed Fire Council will host its annual meeting and field trip at the Central Sierra Historical Museum in Shaver Lake, CA. The field trip will be on nearby Southern California Edison forestry lands with the potential of seeing an...
Society for Ecological Restoration Annual Conference
Nov 8, 2019 (All day) to Nov 10, 2019 (All day) MDT
The SER Southwest (SW) Chapter was formed in 2011 to facilitate communication and encourage coordination amongst land managers, researchers, and restorationists working in the southwestern United States, where minimal and variable precipitation presents...
2019 Great Plains Wildfire Prevention Workshop
Nov 12, 2019 (All day) to Nov 14, 2019 (All day) MST
The goal of this workshop is to enhance awareness of wildfire prevention and mitigation programs. This event will showcase national and regional Prevention and Mitigation efforts and materials, related vendors, consultants and exhibitors. Check the...
NWCG Smoke Managers Subcommittee Call
Nov 12, 2019 10:00 am MST
Smoke Managers Subcommittee is a collection of land and air quality managers from across North America interested in working together to facilitate an increase in prescribed burning while minimizing air quality impacts. All interested persons are...