Wildfires in the Northwestern Pacific Region

Please join the National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (NVOAD) and the Extension Disaster Education Network (EDEN) in a webinar on Wildfires in the Northwestern Pacific Region. While the presenters will focus on northwestern United States wildfires, all delegates in all states and territories are invited to watch and listen.

This webinar is part of an on-going partnership of the two organizations to help address drought issues. For more information visit: National VOAD at http://www.nvoad.org/task-forces/drought-task-force-2012 and EDEN at www.eden.lsu.edu/drought.

Speakers and their topics
o Jim Kehoe, President of Washington VOAD and Director of the Seattle Office/St. Vincent de Paul
§ Topic - Recent Experience with Wildfires in Washington State

o Marlita Reddy-Hjelmfelt, Technology Consultant with VOST and Oregon VOAD
§ Social Media's Use during Wildfires in Oregon

o Kevin Oliver, Director of Animal Care and Safety Noah's Wish/El Dorado County, California
§ Topic - Large Animal Evacuation and After-Care during Wildfires

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