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Society of American Foresters National Convention

Visit convention website. The 2019 SAF Convention will be in Louisville, KY. From cellulosic nanotech to cross-laminated timbers and mass plywood, wood-based products are rapidly evolving and impacting our lives for the...

Prescribed fire is an emergency

Register. This interactive webinar will explore how systems level trends impact the way we manage fire in unexpected ways. Hear why cutting trees in overstocked forests does far less than you might...

To masticate or not: Useful tips for treating forest, woodland, and shrubland vegetation

View synthesis. This report synthesizes our current knowledge on mastication as a forest management tool. We found that excavators, skid steers, and tractors can all be carrier machines and different types of...

Fire burning in Wyoming big sagebrush

Expect the unexpected: Fire management challenges and opportunities in a changing climate

Register With increasing fire season duration and complexities in the fire management environment come opportunities to scale up the application of prescribed fire. In this webinar, we will explore the challenges climate...

Do post-fire fuel treatments and annual grass interact to affect fire regimes in the Great Basin?

View report. These study results provide managers with knowledge of 1) the effects of post-fire fuel treatments on plant community trajectories and subsequent fire regimes across climate and environmental gradients, and 2)...

A wrench inside a cog

Wildfire Preparedness – Resources from Cal Fire

Visit Cal Fire wildfire preparedness website. Many resources are available on preparing and preventing wildfire and living and coping after wildfire.

Hot burns, cold burns, and everything in between: Exploring prescribed burning’s impacts on forest structure in the Appalachians

Learn more and access join link. In this FLN webinar, Jean Lorber will give a short presentation about new fire monitoring results; this will be followed by case studies of individual burn...

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To masticate or not: Useful tips for treating forest, woodland, and shrubland vegetation

View report. This report synthesizes the current knowledge on mastication as a forest management tool. It found that excavators, skid steers, and tractors can all be carrier machines and different types of...

Lessons learned from Learn-n-Burn events

View recording. “Learn and Burn” workshops are an excellent way for private landowners and others to gain hands-on burning experience and knowledge from expert mentors. This webinar will provide some lessons learned...

Burning piles- Effects of pile age, moisture, mass, and composition on fire effects, consumption, and decomposition

Access recording. Millions of acres of fuels reduction treatments are being implemented each year in the fire adapted forests of the US. Typical these fuel reduction treatments target small diameter trees for...