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

Fire in Minnesota Ecosystems Workshop
University of Minnesota - Cloquet Forestry Center
January 29, 2020 (All day) to January 30, 2020 (All day)

Kansas Natural Resources Conference
Hilton Garden Inn Conference Center
January 30, 2020 (All day) to January 31, 2020 (All day)

Riparian Restoration Conference
Colorado Mesa University
February 4, 2020 (All day) to February 6, 2020 (All day)