Restoration and Rehabilitation Portal

Definition: Restoration - An intentional activity that initiates or accelerates the recovery of an ecosystem with respect to its health, integrity and sustainability. Rehabilitation - The activities necessary to repair damage or disturbance caused by wildfire or the
(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

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

Fire in Minnesota Ecosystems Workshop
University of Minnesota - Cloquet Forestry Center
January 30, 2019 12:00 am PST to January 31, 2019 11:00 pm PST

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 12:00 am PST to February 6, 2019 11:00 pm PST

After the Flames: Workshop and Conference
Embassy Suites Denver, CO
April 1, 2019 (All day) to April 3, 2019 (All day)