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

North Carolina Prescribed Fire Council Annual Meeting
August 10, 2022 (All day) to August 11, 2022 (All day)

Walk into Wildland Fire: Wednesday Lunch & Learn Speaker Series
Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center
August 10, 2022 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm PDT

Walk into Wildland Fire: Wednesday Lunch & Learn Speaker Series
Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center
August 17, 2022 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm PDT