Restoration and Rehabilitation Portal

Definition: Restoration - An intentional activity that initiates or accelerates the recovery of an ecosystem's health, integrity and sustainability. Rehabilitation - The activities necessary to repair damage or disturbance caused by wildfire or suppression activity.
(Society for Ecological Restoration / National Wildfire Coordinating Group /Fire Research And Management Exchange System)

Postfire rehabilitation refers to the emergency measures taken to mitigate potentially deleterious effects that can occur immediately after a wildfire. Postfire restoration generally refers to the long-term efforts to restore habitat quality, resilience, and productivity, including activities such as tree planting, noxious weed control, fuel reduction, and riparian restoration.

Upcoming Events

8th World Conference on Ecological Restoration
September 24, 2019 (All day) to September 28, 2019 (All day)

Webinar - Fire and Erosion (in Hawaii)
September 24, 2019 10:00 am to 11:00 am PDT

Shortleaf Pine Conference
October 1, 2019 (All day) to October 3, 2019 (All day)