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Prescribed Fire is an Emergency

Thursday, March 7, 2019 at 2:00 pm EST

Every year over 600,000 Americans over 70 years old stop driving. In 1970, blue-collar jobs were 31.2% of total nonfarm employment. By 2016, their share had fallen to 13.6%. The number of days reaching "Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups" Level or Above on the Air...

Prescribed fire policy barriers: Findings from a JFSP project on challenges and strategies on federal lands across the West

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 2:30 pm EST

USU Forestry Extension and the Southern Rockies Science Network present this special webinar: Prescribed fire is an essential management tool for restoring and maintaining fire-dependent ecosystems; however, land managers are unable to apply prescribed fire at the necessary ...

Restoring Fire's Role in Fire Adapted Communities

Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 1:00 pm EST

If you find yourself working in or with a community at risk from wildfire, it’s because fire is a component of the local ecosystems. This means that your community will be confronted with fire at some time, with the main variables being when, and under what conditions. This...

Lessons in Creating and Maintaining Prescribed Burn Associations

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 1:00 pm EST

Presenter John Weir, Oklahoma State University Webinar Summary Are you involved in creating, developing, guiding, or supporting a prescribed burn association (PBA)? Are you interested learning how prescribed burn associations work or how they’re successfully...

Fire and Fauna in the Southeast

Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 1:00 pm EDT

Watch the presentation by Dr. Chris Moorman about fire and fauna in the southeast.

Integrating Fire and Herbicides

Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 1:00 pm EDT

Two of the most important tools for brush management are the use of prescribed fire and application of herbicides. Often they are thought of as separate stand-alone treatments but many times they are most effective when used together as part of a long-term brush management...