It’s the Webinar Time of Year!

It’s that time of year again to reset from the busy summer and catch up on the latest news in fire science and management planning. Webinars are becoming the fastest and easiest way to communicate from afar.  Here’s just a glimpse of some free webinars coming your way (shown in Alaska Time):

             

September:

September 21st  (10:00-11:00 am)

Title:  Discussion of Objective–Setting for Resumption of Grazing Following Wildfire and Rehab Activities

Hosted by: Great Basin Science Delivery Project

Webinar Recording:  https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/793274153

September 26th  (10:00-11:00 am)

Title:  A holistic framework to sustainably manage the wildland-urban interface

Hosted by: California Fire Science Consortium

Webinar Recording: Currently Not Available

September 27th  (11:00 am-12:00 pm)

Title:  The ‘pyrogeography’ of western North America: How climate has affected fire regimes across the West, and what future may hold

Hosted by: Wildland Lessons Learned Center, Joint Fire Science Program, and International Association of Wildland Fire

Webinar Recording:  https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/477695361

October:

October 5th  (9:00-10:00 am)

Title:  Material and Design Considerations for Building in Wildfire Prone Areas

Hosted by: California Fire Science Consortium

Webinar Recording:  http://www.cafiresci.org/webinar-recordings/

October 6th (1:00-2:00 pm)

Title:  Simulating Fire and Forest Dynamics for a Landscape Fuel Treatment Project in the Sierra Nevada

Hosted by: California Fire Science Consortium

Webinar Recording:  http://www.cafiresci.org/webinar-recordings/

October 18th (8:00-9:45am)

Title: Future Forests Webinar Series: Post-outbreak Fire Risk & Behavior

Hosted by: US Forest Service & Southern Rockies Fire Science Network

Registration: http://www.fs.fed.us/rmrs/events/

October 19th  (8:00-9:00 am)

Title:  Using Smoke Prediction Models for Prescribed Burning Planning

Hosted by:  Southern Fire Exchange and Southern Regional Extension Forestry

Recording:  http://www.forestrywebinars.net/webinars/using-smoke-prediction-models-for-prescribed-burning-planning

October 19th  (9:00-10:00 am)

Title:  Fuel Treatment Effectiveness on the Wallow Fire

Hosted by:  Southwest Fire Science Consortium

Registration:  http://www.forestguild.org/component/option,com_chronocontact/chronoformname,SW_webinar/

October 20th  (6:30-8:30 am)

Title:  LANDFIRE in the Lake States

Hosted by:  Lake States Fire Science Consortium

Registration:  http://lakestatesfiresci.net/learning.htm

October 20th  (1:00-2:00 pm)

Title:  What are the characteristics of resilient forests? A discussion of the mixed conifer forests of the Sierra San Pedro Martir in northern Baja California

Hosted by: California Fire Science Consortium

Registration:  http://www.cafiresci.org/webinar-registration-fall2011/

October 21st (2:30-3:30pm)

Title: Classifying and Mapping Forest Disturbance Regimes

Hosted by: University of Northern British Columbia

More Information: http://www.unbc.ca/nres/seminar/

October 26th (10:30-11:30am)

Title: Climate Change, Climate Variability, and Ecosystem Response in the Great Basin

Hosted by: Great Basin Science Delivery Project

Registration: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/122147657

October 27th  (1:00-2:00pm)

Title:  GTR 220: Integrating wildlife habitat and forest resilience with fuels reduction – Ecosystem management concepts for mixed-conifer forests

Hosted by: California Fire Science Consortium

Registration:  http://www.cafiresci.org/webinar-registration-fall2011/

November:

November 7th-10th

Alaska LANDFIRE Calibration Workshop

More information: 2011 Calibration Workshop Announcement

November 10th (1:00-2:00pm)

Title: Using the California Fire Interval Return Departure (FRID) map metadata: An introduction and demonstration, including challenges to determining reasonable baseline conditions

Hosted by: California Fire Science Consortium

Registration: http://www.cafiresci.org/webinar-registration-fall2011/

November 16th  (8:00-9:00 am)

Title:  Prescribed Fire and the Public: Myths and Realities

Hosted by:  Southern Fire Exchange and Southern Regional Extension Forestry

Registration:  http://www.forestrywebinars.net/webinars/prescribed-fire-and-the-public-myths-and-realities

November 17th  (6:30-8:30 am)

Title:  Fire Effects Monitoring with FFI

Hosted by:  Lake States Fire Science Consortium

Registration:   http://lakestatesfiresci.net/learning.htm

December:

December 14th  (8:00-9:00 am)

Title:  Introduction to the Interagency Fuels Treatment Decision Support System – IFTDSS

Hosted by:  Southern Fire Exchange and Southern Regional Extension Forestry

Registration:  http://www.forestrywebinars.net/webinars/ntroduction-to-the-interagency-fuels-treatment-decision-support-system-2013-iftdss

December 14th (?)

Title:  Carbon and water balances of southwestern ponderosa pine forest

Hosted by: Southwest Fire Science Consortium

Registration:  http://www.forestguild.org/SWconsortium_upcoming.html

December 15th (6:30-8:30am)

Title: A 350 Year Fire Record in Northern Wisconsin Woodlands

Hosted by: Lake States Fire Science Consortium

Registration:  http://lakestatesfiresci.net/learning.htm

Continue to check out our Calendar as more webinars become available, including Alaska specific topics.

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