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Wildfire Mitigation Academy - Training Opportunities
Feb 25, 2020 (All day) to Feb 28, 2020 (All day) MST
Mitigation Best Practices: February 25-26, 2020 (Register)Community Mitigation Assistance Team: February 27-28, 2020 (Register)Mitigation Best Practices: training concentrates on science, methods and tools to engage communities and residents, eliminate...
CARB/CAPCOA Prescribed Fire Smoke Management Training - Mariposa
Feb 25, 2020 8:30 am to Feb 26, 2020 2:00 pm PST
This training is for professionals working in California who manage, permit, monitor and oversee prescribed fire in a range of capacities.The training will provide attendees with an overview of the following topics:How prescribed fire is managed in...
Certified Burner Training Winter 2020: Pender County Cooperative Extension Center
Feb 27, 2020 (All day) to Feb 28, 2020 (All day) EDT
This certified burning school will take place on Feburary 27-28
Women in Fire
Feb 27, 2020 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm EST
Good fire. That's what it's called. It may seem counter intuitive, but our world was born of fire, and for millions of years it's shaped the diversity of life. But in most places, nearly one hundred years of fire exclusion and a warming world...
Cross-Boundary Landscape Restoration Workshop
Mar 2, 2020 (All day) to Mar 4, 2020 (All day) MST
he Southwest Ecological Restoration Institutes collaborative is hosting a workshop focused on the Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration Program in Albuquerque in March 2020. The 2020 Cross-Boundary Landscape Restoration Workshop will bring...
Fire in the Crown of the Continent Forum: Trans-boundary Collaborative Solutions to Landscape Scale Ecosystem Management
Mar 10, 2020 (All day) to Mar 12, 2020 (All day) PST
The Crown Managers Partnership is a multi-jurisdictional partnership among federal, state, provincial, tribal, and first nation agency managers and universities in Montana, Alberta, and British Columbia. Annual forums facilitate networking opportunities...
Protecting Your City from Wildfire: Planning, Coordinating and Investing for Civic Resilience
Mar 11, 2020 (All day) to Mar 12, 2020 (All day) PST
Join civic officials, first responders, regulators, utilities, and more in discussions on developing wildfire resilient communities.Wildfires are on the rise. The California state government’s 4th Climate Change Assessment predicts wildfire...
Basic Identification of Grasses
Mar 17, 2020 (All day) to Mar 18, 2020 (All day) MST
This two day short course at University of Nevada, Reno, covers the unique taxonomy associated with grasses and some grass-like plants. Basic terminology, dissection skills, and use of a key are critical elements of this class. It covers identification...
Niobrara Valley Preserve TREX
Mar 21, 2020 (All day) CST
The training is organized as an incident, using the Incident Command System managed by Nebraska Interagency TYPE 3 Teams. Participants will serve in qualified and trainee firefighting positions on a burn team and will assist with preparing, scouting,...
Hazard Mitigation Partners Workshop
Mar 23, 2020 (All day) to Mar 26, 2020 (All day) EST
This year's Hazard Mitigation Partners Workshop will focus on how our partners are working together to build a resilient future. The workshop will include interactive activities, discussions, field trips to see mitigation projects in action, and an...
Restoration of Sagebrush Ecosystems Class
Mar 23, 2020 (All day) to Mar 27, 2020 (All day) MST
This class covers all aspects of restoring degraded or burned sagebrush steppe plant communities (see class flowchart). It includes a hands-on case study to apply principles learned in the class. The instructor cadre includes subject matter experts (USGS...
2020 AFSC Spring Fire Science Workshop
Mar 25, 2020 1:00 pm to 4:45 pm AKDT
In association with the Alaska Interagency Spring Operations meetings at the same location, March 23-27. Agenda for 2020 Spring AFSC Workshop:12:00 Lunch, poster session, discussion | Please join us to view posters and...
Women-in-Fire Prescribed Fire Training Exchange (WTREX)
Mar 30, 2020 (All day) EST
This training runs from March 30 - April 10, 2019.During the Women-in-Fire Prescribed Fire Training Exchange (WTREX), we invite participants of all genders and ethnic and racial backgrounds to explore the growing role of women in fire management, while...
Southwest Nebraska Learn and Burn
Apr 1, 2020 (All day) CST
Join Pheasants Forever in a new event this year focused on getting fire on the ground. This event will take place in several locations in SW Nebraska in the span on a week in April. When weather is within prescription, they will send emails/text out...
Save the Date - Pacific Northwest Forest Collaborative Workshop
Apr 9, 2020 (All day) to Apr 10, 2020 (All day) PST
Sponsored by Sustainable Northwest and NWFSCDetails to come.
Forest Technician Training
Apr 13, 2020 (All day) to Apr 17, 2020 (All day) AKDT
Forest technician training from the Alaska Forum and Chugachmiut is available at no cost to qualified applicants. Forest Technicians work on a variety of jobs measuring and mapping forestresources including:• Assisting with Data Collection...
Party for the Pine
Apr 13, 2020 10:00 am to 3:00 pm EST
Join the annual celebration for the oldest known living longleaf pine, learn how prescribed fire keepsthe longleaf forest healthy, and appreciate the natural beauty of the Sandhills of North Carolina.
Fire Management 24/7/365: A Training Workshop on the Mitigation of Wildfire Risk in Mixed-Conifer Forests of California
Apr 20, 2020 4:00 pm to Apr 23, 2020 6:00 pm PST
Catastrophic wildfires, sometimes called “megafires,” are more and more common in the western United States. California in particular is increasingly thought of as having a year-round (24/7/365) fire season. These ...
Northeast Washington TREX
Apr 26, 2020 (All day) PDT
Target Audience: This training is open to all who are interested in learning about prescribed fire and utilizing it as a tool within fire-adapted landscapes, including those who are not fire professionals. In the past, participants have included federal...
Oregon Prescribed Fire Training Exchanges (TREX)
Apr 27, 2020 (All day) PST
Central Oregon TREX – April 27 to May 8, 2020 – Bend, OregonAshland TREX – April 27 to May 8, 2020 – Ashland, Oregon
Wildfire Community Preparedness Day
May 2, 2020 (All day) Time Zone Not Indicated
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has created Prep Day to raise awareness of wildfire risk, to share information and knowledge, and to help residents make changes to improve the survival of their homes and neighborhoods.
Minnesota Northwoods Prescribed Fire Training Exchange (TREX)
May 4, 2020 (All day) CST
May 4th – 17th 2020NWCG Prescribed fire experience and training (FFT1, ENGB, FIRB, FEMO, RXB2) Experiential learning in local fire ecology and management topics through field tours, guest speakers, and fire effects monitoring Collaborate...
Research to Operations (R2O) workshop: Using ABoVE Data in Fire and Resource Management
May 14, 2020 1:00 pm to May 15, 2020 5:00 pm AKDT
AFSC is working with the NASA Arctic-Boreal Vulnerability Experiment (ABoVE) to organize a hands-on workshop on using their data and products in operational and decision-making settings. The workshop will be coordinated with the 6th ABoVE Science Team...
Glades, Quail, and Prescribed Fire Workshop in Arkansas
Jun 2, 2020 12:00 pm to Jun 3, 2020 3:00 pm CST
Join the Oak Woodlands & Forests Fire Consortium, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, and The Nature Conservancy for this 1.5 day workshop that will focus on using prescribed fire to manage glades for quail habitat. A half-day of presentations will be...
32nd Sage & Columbian Sharp-tailed Grouse Workshop
Jun 22, 2020 (All day) to Jun 24, 2020 (All day) PDT
The 32nd Sage and Columbian Sharp-tailed Grouse Workshop will be held June 22 - 25, 2020 in Bend, Oregon.