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Webinar - 2018 LSFSC Intern Projects - POSTPONED
January 17, 2019 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm PST

THIS WEBINAR HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO A DATE TO BE DETERMINED

Sponsored by: Lake States Fire Science Consortium

1. Seasonal Burning to Improve Management...


Webinar - Fire Ecology of Longleaf and Ponderosa Pine
January 17, 2019 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm PST

Webinar Description: Longleaf pine and ponderosa pine in the same talk? Both of these forests were often described as open and park-like. This presentation will provide a historical overview of these forests and a discussion of each species ecology and...


Wildfires and Inland Mountain Forests: Is Nonforest Vital to Forest Resilience?
January 22, 2019 11:00 am to 12:00 pm PST

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...


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
January 24, 2019 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm PST

Presenters:

Todd Hawbaker, Ph.D., US Geological Survey, Denver, CO
Casey Teske, Ph.D., Tall Timbers Research Station, Tallahassee, FL

Webinar Description:

Complete and accurate burned area...


Flatwoods Fire and Nature Festival
Austin Cary Memorial Forest
January 26, 2019 (All day)

Join us for a celebration of Florida's forests and the role of fire in maintaining and enhancing their beauty, diversity, and habitat value.

Activities include:

  • Educational exhibits and activities
  • Live animals
  • ...


Northeastern Forest Fire Protection Compact Winter Awareness Meeting
January 29, 2019 (All day) to January 31, 2019 (All day)

Save the date for this year’s compact meeting!


Webinar - Hot Burns, Cold Burns, and Everything in Between
January 29, 2019 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm PST

In this FLN webinar, Jean Lorber will give a short presentation about new fire monitoring results; this will be followed by case studies of individual burn units, presented by the folks that burned them, to showcase a range of fire intensities and talk...


Fire in Minnesota Ecosystems Workshop
University of Minnesota - Cloquet Forestry Center
January 30, 2019 (All day)

Fire is a major driver of ecosystem dynamics across much of Minnesota. Fire suppression, while beneficial, has changed these systems in ways that may threaten long term ecosystem health and productivity. While a variety of silvicultural and other...


2018 National Prescribed Fire Use Survey Report
January 31, 2019 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm PST

Presenter: Mark Melvin, 2018 Report Author and Chair of the Coalition of Prescribed Fire Councils
 

Webinar Description:

The...


Prescribed Fire Training Center February 2019 Session
February 3, 2019 12:00 am to 11:00 pm PST

Session Dates: February 3-22, 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...


Fifth Annual Burning Issues Workshop and Michigan Prescribed Fire Council Annual Meeting: Decision-making for Fire-dependent Systems
Fort Custer National Training Center (FCTC)
February 5, 2019 (All day) to February 6, 2019 (All day)

This annual wildland fire workshop is designed to enable land managers, researchers, resource specialists, biologists, ecologists and fire practitioners an opportunity to hear and learn from different areas of expertise in a format designed to identify...


North Georgia Prescribed Fire Council Meeting
Chattahoochee Technical College Appalachian Campus
February 7, 2019 (All day)

The cost of registration includes lunch which will be provided on site.

Continuing Forestry Education credits will be available as well as Master Timber Harvester credits for those attending this meeting.


72nd Society for Range Management Annual Meeting
Hilton Minneapolis
February 10, 2019 12:00 am PST to February 14, 2019 11:00 pm PST

The Society for Range Management is the professional scientific society and conservation organization whose members are concerned with studying, conserving, managing and sustaining the varied resources of the rangelands which comprise nearly half of...


Impacts of Wildfires on Air Quality and Health
Santa Rosa, CA
February 13, 2019 (All day) to February 14, 2019 (All day)

This conference will take an encompassing look at the air quality and public health impacts from wildfires by bringing together experts in multiple disciplines to share information and proposed solutions to mitigate smoke effects. This is a unique...


Webinar - How the New California Biomass Web Tool Can Help You Estimate Dead Tree Biomass anywhere in California
February 14, 2019 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm PST

Sponsored by the California Fire Science Consortium

California's ~129 million standing dead trees have altered fire risk near rural communities and spurred policy changes to incentivize...


2019 Great Plains Wildfire Prevention Workshop
The Lodge at Deadwood
February 19, 2019 (All day) to February 21, 2019 (All day)

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...


OAHU: Vegetative Fuels Management Collaborative Action Planning Workshop
TBD
February 19, 2019 9:00 am to 12:00 pm PST

Join the broader community of Oahu professionals dealing with wildfire threats and impacts for a facilitated conversation about next step hazard reduction priorities and projects.


Will Defrosting the "Icebox" Lead to More Summer Wildfires in Alaska?
Raven Landing Center
February 19, 2019 7:00 pm PST

Science For Alaska Lecture Series

Presented by Randi Jandt, Alaska Fire Science Consortium

Wildfires were in the news last fall—again.  Have you...


Webinar - Homeowner Preparedness in the WUI
February 20, 2019 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm PST

Webinar Description: A significant amount of research has examined what motivates people living in the WUI to mitigate their wildfire risk, but drawing over-arching conclusions is difficult given the myriad of ways researchers have conceptualized and...


KAUAI: Vegetative Fuels Management Collaborative Action Planning Workshop
War Memorial Convention Hall
February 21, 2019 9:00 am to 12:00 pm PST

Join the broader community of Kauai professionals dealing with wildfire threats and impacts for a facilitated conversation about next step hazard reduction priorities and projects.


HAWAII ISLAND: Vegetative Fuels Management Collaborative Action Planning Workshop 1
Hawaii Innovation Center Hilo
February 22, 2019 9:00 am to 12:00 pm PST

Join the broader community of Hawaii Island professionals dealing with wildfire threats and impacts for a facilitated conversation about next step hazard reduction priorities and projects.


Prescribed Fire for Wildlife Workshop
North Florida Research and Education Center
February 26, 2019 (All day) to February 28, 2019 (All day)

This class is designed for private landowners interested in providing better wildlife habitat by incorporating prescribed fire in their land management program. Our overall theme for this class is “Prescribed Fire & Wildlife Stewardship: Promoting...


HAWAII ISLAND: Vegetative Fuels Management Collaborative Action Planning Workshop 2
TBD
February 26, 2019 9:00 am to 12:00 pm PST

Join the broader community of Hawaii Island professionals dealing with wildfire threats and impacts for a facilitated conversation about next step hazard reduction priorities and projects.


Spring Meeting: Interagency Kenai Peninsula All Lands All Hands Group
US Forest Service – Kenai Lake Work Center
February 28, 2019 10:00 am to 4:00 pm PST

Members and invitation only--contact Sue Rodman to join (sue.rodman@alaska.gov).

Topics include wildfire fuels reduction projects and cohesive strategy for public and resource protection on the Kenai...


Webinar - Spruce Grouse and Fire
February 28, 2019 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm PST

The role of forest disturbance in habitat relationships and population ecology of Spruce Grouse.

Sponsored by: Lake States Fire Science Consortium

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